10 Key Capabilities for Your Government Video Initiatives

Launch FederalTube - Your Agency's Video Portal

Launch a secure video portal for your organization to boost staff communication, knowledge sharing, collaboration, training, and public engagement. FederalTube allows your constituents to securely create, share, search, browse, and watch videos, video presentations, and screencasts, with powerful control and governance. With FederalTube your organization can:

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  • Introduce new initiatives and programs to government employees, contractors, and to public audiences.
  • Push management messages, live and on-demand, to reach your audiences anywhere, anytime, and on any device.
  • Publish training videos as well as compliance and regulation content, to slash travel costs and scale training.
  • Allow staff to showcase their work and share how-to-videos to boost ideation and preserve organizational knowledge.
  • Stream council meetings or important events, and allow watching on-demand.

Launch Live Webcasts and Stream Events

Boost communication with live video and webcasting capabilities directly integrated within your portal. You can broadcast events to internal or external audiences, including: management announcements to staff, agency events, Election Day updates, training webcasts, public announcements, and court cases, with full scalability and optimized global delivery, on any device. Kaltura’s live webcasting solutions supports internal delivery that’s easy on your WAN/LAN, and allows publishing of the webcast recordings to your portal for repeat viewership.

Centralize Digital Assets 

Kaltura provides you with a central and secure digital asset repository to store, manage, analyze, and distribute all your rich-media content across various departments and agencies. This allows you to avoid the overhead of siloed rich-media management that often occurs when content is created and stored in a variety of locations by various sources. Optimize access, publishing, sharing, and reach of your video content across all applications and portals connected to Kaltura (FederalTube, SharePoint, public sites, etc.). 

Bring the Power of Video into Your Existing Government Sites and Portals

Bring the power of video to intranet sites used by your internal staff as well as to public sites used by external audiences. Kaltura's video integrations allow you to maximize your investment in these tools and drive engagement. Staff and administrators can easily and securely create, publish, and consume video content on pages, blogs, forums, and communities, within a variety of collaboration platforms, Content Management Systems (CMS), and Learning Management Systems (LMS) including: SharePoint, Jive, IBM ConnectionsDrupal, WordPress, Moodle and Blackboard. Our platform flexibility and robust set of APIs allow for easy and quick integration with other legacy systems as well.

Deliver Video on Any Device, Anywhere

Reach your constituents wherever they are, on the internet or behind the firewall, on any device. From desktops, to mobile devices, digital signs, and set-top boxes, we make sure you can engage your audience with high quality video, supported by our integrated CDN and eCDN offerings. Your mobile users will be able to watch and share videos, and even capture their own videos, with a variety of capabilities:

• Mobile browser support with leading HTML5 video support, automatic device detection, and responsive design.

• A native mobile app with DRM and offline playback capabilities, downloadable from the app stores

• A mobile SDK for creation of customized mobile apps and workflows

Preserve Knowledge with User Generated Content (UGC) Tools

Transform valuable knowledge that your staff and contractors hold into tangible, re-usable resources. With our UGC tools in place, your staff can easily create how-to videos, software tutorials, expert advice, and success stories. Content creation is enabled by webcam recording, screen capture, and meeting capture (Kaltura CaptureSpace) tools, pre-integrated into various applications. On the publishing end, our FederalTube social video portal makes videos easy to find and securely accessible online.

Make the Most of Your Web Meetings and Video Conferences

Extend the impact of your recorded web meetings and save on storage costs by automatically importing your web-meetings and video-conference recordings (from WebEx, GoToMeeting, Lync, etc.)  into Kaltura's central media repository. You can then easily publish them to FederalTube, SharePoint, corporate LMS and other secure destinations available to your staff. Users will be able to search, share, and watch these recordings on any device, transforming them into evergreen assets.

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Measure Video Success with Detailed Analytics

Track and understand your end-users’ video related behavior and measure the effectiveness of your internal and public video initiatives with detailed video analytics. Discover which videos are most popular, which users contribute the most videos, how is your live webcast performing in real time, which platforms or devices your content is consumed from (BYOD), how successfully video is adopted across the organization and much more.

Security and Governance

Our end-to-end security and governance mechanisms enable government employees and contractors as well as collaborative agencies to create and share valuable information without exposing your organization to risk. Your video content is securely stored, delivered, and accessed by authorized viewers only. This includes private and restricted channels, user roles and entitlements, SSO/LDAP/AD integration, geo/IP/Doman restrictions, DRM, stream encryption, and many other mechanisms that ensure IT, Security, Legal, and Compliance peace of mind. Kaltura is proud to have successfully passed some of the strictest security tests by our customers in the government, financial, and insurance sectors.

Flexible Deployment Options

Kaltura's government video platform can be deployed as on-premises (Kaltura On-Prem) software, cloud service (Kaltura SaaS), or in a multitude of hybrid variations, such as managing content on the cloud while delivering behind the firewall. This flexibility enables organizations and agencies to cater their video solution to their unique strategic goals, existing infrastructure, and security requirements.