Open Source Video Extension for Joomla Announced By Kaltura

Kaltura, Inc., developer of the first open source online video platform, announced today
that it has released a Kaltura-based video extension for Joomla! Joomla is
an award-winning open source content management system with over 10 million
downloads. The Kaltura extension, which can be downloaded at kaltura website, allows Joomla site-builders to handle
every aspect of video and rich-media, including content management,
syndication, monetization, transcoding, uploading, importing, editing and
remixing. The extension is simple to install, customize, and use.

"The Kaltura open source stack empowers developers to augment any web
platform and content management system to include tightly integrated video
functionalities and work flows," said Ron Yekutiel, Kaltura Chairman and
CEO. "Close to 50,000 websites have already adopted one of the dozens of
Kaltura-based applications and extensions, many of which were created by
Kaltura’s global developer community. In fact, our Joomla extension has
already been translated into French and integrated with the Joomla
CC-Flexicontent extension by one of our community members. We are thrilled
to now offer a solution for the rapidly growing Joomla community and user
base as well."

The Joomla extension is available in two flavors:

(1) a 100% free
community-supported, video platform extension that is self-hosted by the
publisher, and

(2) a video extension based on Kaltura’s SaaS platform —
which includes a 10GB free trial — including Kaltura support and
additional paid services such as tier-1 hosting and streaming, transcoding,
syndication, advertising, security and more.

Extension highlights:

Add Video Directly to Any Page : Upload from desktop or record from webcam; Easily import videos, images and audio files from MySpace, Flickr and more.

Manage Media Content : Manage content (delete, tag, moderate), view statistics and reports, customize player design, create playlists, and much more.

Edit and Trim Videos with Kaltura’s Online Video Editor : Trim videos, add transitions, rearrange sequence of videos and images, add soundtrack, add more content to remix, create thumbnail.


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