MediaCP Manual
    1. Getting Started
    2. Sales Questions
    3. Frequently Asked Questions
    4. Transcoder System Benchmarks
    5. Start an audio streaming business
    1. Change account currency
    2. Product Licensing
    1. Introduction
    2. Installation & Upgrade
      1. System Requirements
      2. Versions & Releases
      3. Installation
      4. Upgrading
      5. Streaming Servers
        1. Nginx-Rtmp Video Server
        2. Flussonic Media Server
        3. Wowza Streaming Engine
      6. SSL Certificates
    3. Billing Integration
      1. WHMCS Integration Guide
    4. Migrate from other software
      1. Migrate from Centovacast
    5. Backup & Restoration
      1. Restore MediaCP
      2. Backup MediaCP
      3. Transfer to another server
    6. Administration
      1. Custom Web Service Configurations
      2. Reset Admin Password
      3. MediaCP System Commands
      4. Change MediaCP domain name
      5. Move media to another hard disk
      6. FTP Troubleshooting
    7. Scaling
      1. Scale with Wowza and CloudFront CDN
      2. Nginx-Rtmp with CloudFront CDN
    8. Troubleshooting
      1. Troubleshooting Wowza Streaming Engine
      2. MySQL Database Troubleshooting
    1. Introduction
    2. Administrators Dashboard
    3. System Configuration
      1. General
      2. Services
      3. Video Players
      4. Albums
      5. Email
      6. Plugins
      7. Statistics
      8. Backups
      9. Custom HTML
      10. Misc
    4. Customer Accounts
      1. Managing existing Customers
      2. Create a new Customer
      3. Deleting a Customer
      4. Login as another Customer
      5. Send email to Customer
      6. Reset Customer Password
    5. Reseller Accounts
      1. Reseller Plans
      2. Create a Reseller Account
    6. Media Services
      1. Creating a Media Service
      2. Deleting a Media Service
    7. Announcements
      1. Managing Announcements
      2. Creating Announcement
      3. Deleting Announcement
    8. Statistics
    9. Software Health
    10. Software Updates
    11. Email Templates
    12. API
    1. API Documentation
    2. Custom Domain Names
    3. Shoutcast 2 Admin Guide
    4. Wowza and Flussonic on same system
    5. Submit a feature request
    1. Shoutcast 2 Live Broadcasting
    2. DJ Priorities
    3. HTML5 Audio Player
    4. Broadcasting with AutoDJ
    5. Shoutcast 2 Premium
    6. Mount Points
    1. Ondemand Video Streaming
    2. Getting started with video streaming
    3. Relay & IP Camera
Transcoder System Benchmarks

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Wowza Streaming Engine Benchmarks

720p HD Adaptive Bitrate

Each input provides a 720p stream that is then transcoded to 480p and 240p for basic Adaptive Bitrate (ABR) purposes. It should be noted that the source stream (720p) does not need to be transcoded.

Input Output 2 CPU / 4 GB Memory 4 CPU / 16 GB Memory 8 CPU / 32 GB Memory 16 CPU / 32 GB Memory
1 x 720p 1 x Source / 428p / 240p 65% 40% 25% 8%
2 x 720p 2 x Source / 428p / 240p - 60% 40% 15%
3 x 720p 3 x Source / 428p / 240p - 80% 60% 21%
4 x 720p 4 x Source / 428p / 240p - 95% 80% 28%
5 x 720p 5 x Source / 428p / 240p - - - 35%
6 x 720p 6 x Source / 428p / 240p - - - 45%
7 x 720p 7 x Source / 428p / 240p - - - 50%

VPS - 1080p FullHD Adaptive Bitrate

Each input provides a 1080p stream that is then transcoded to 720p, 480p and 240p for FullHD Adaptive Bitrate (ABR) purposes. It should be noted that the source stream (720p) does not need to be transcoded.

Input Output 2 CPU / 4 GB Memory 4 CPU / 16 GB Memory 8 CPU / 32 GB Memory 16 CPU / 32 GB Memory
1 x 1080p 1 x Source / 720p / 428p / 240p - 85% 45% 25%
2 x 1080p 2 x Source / 720p / 428p / 240p - - 70% 50%
3 x 1080p 3 x Source / 720p / 428p / 240p - - - 75%

Flussonic Benchmarks

720p HD Adaptive Bitrate

Each input provides a 720p stream that is then transcoded to 480p and 240p for basic Adaptive Bitrate (ABR) purposes. It should be noted that the source stream (720p) does not need to be transcoded.

Input Output 2 CPU / 4 GB Memory 4 CPU / 16 GB Memory 8 CPU / 32 GB Memory 16 CPU / 32 GB Memory
1 x 720p 1 x Source / 428p / 240p - 35% 20% 5%
2 x 720p 2 x Source / 428p / 240p - 65% 35% 10%
3 x 720p 3 x Source / 428p / 240p - 80% 50% 15%
4 x 720p 4 x Source / 428p / 240p - - 70% 18%
5 x 720p 5 x Source / 428p / 240p - - 85% 23%
6 x 720p 6 x Source / 428p / 240p - - - 28%
7 x 720p 7 x Source / 428p / 240p - - - 33%

VPS - 1080p FullHD Adaptive Bitrate

Each input provides a 1080p stream that is then transcoded to 720p, 480p and 240p for FullHD Adaptive Bitrate (ABR) purposes. It should be noted that the source stream (720p) does not need to be transcoded.

Input Output 2 CPU / 4 GB Memory 4 CPU / 16 GB Memory 8 CPU / 32 GB Memory 16 CPU / 32 GB Memory
1 x 1080p 1 x Source / 720p / 428p / 240p - 95% 45% 15%
2 x 1080p 2 x Source / 720p / 428p / 240p - - 70% 25%
3 x 1080p 3 x Source / 720p / 428p / 240p - - - 40%
4 x 1080p 4 x Source / 720p / 428p / 240p - - - 60%
5 x 1080p 5 x Source / 720p / 428p / 240p - - - 80%

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