Live Video Streaming and Recording
Streaming services are available to all Angelo State University departments upon approval. These services are provided to Faculty, Staff and Students at Angelo State University. For external requests, please contact Special Events. Events we are able to accommodate include but are not limited to:
- Course lectures
- Events hosted on campus
Our services require staff and attention to details. To ensure that your project is completed to your satisfaction, please maintain contact with the Information Technology Personnel assigned to your request so that we may serve you as efficiently as possible.
Key Features and Benefits
- Playback on desktop and mobile devices
- Streams handled through uStream which can support multiple viewers
- Multiple ways for your audience to access the video:
- We will provide the embed code that will allow you to add the event video to your own web page
- We can provide a unique video page on our server, which can be branded.
- We can provide the full link to the event to be sent out to a particular viewing audience.
Stream live video events for your department
To begin the process, please fill out the Streaming Request Form listed below. Requests for this service will be prioritized by available resources. If we have scheduling conflicts, you will be notified immediately.
Copyright and Privacy
ASU Information Technology abides by US privacy and copyright laws, rules, regulations. Event coordinators must ensure that the subjects of the videotaping have agreed to be filmed and to have that tape duplicated and/or posted online, as indicated on the video event request.
Video projects, such as duplications and digitizations must also be accompanied by assurance of adherence to US privacy and copyright laws, rules, regulations. Digitizing analog video (VHS) or audio (cassettes or LPs) to digital form (DVDs, CDs or electronic files).
Fair Use is a concept that many educators use to justify the use or adaptation of materials whose copyright is held by others. Fair Use is however, specifically limited by federal guidelines. Please use the following resources to determine of your intended request of video services meets the ASU Copyright Guidelines.
For more information on copyright-related matters, contact Dr. Maurice Fortin, Executive Director of the Porter Henderson Library.
Requirements & Limitations
Requests for Streaming and Recording Services should be placed 14 business days prior to your event date to ensure we have the necessary resources available. Event video production (camera, microphones, lighting, etc.) must be coordinated and specified prior to the event. In all but routine locations for originating live events, advance testing of A/V, encoder, and local network/firewall compatibility is essential. We will be contacting you to make sure all necessary testing has been completed prior to the event.
For embedding live video in your own website using our embed code, be sure to include your departmental web editor or Web Services early in the process.