Last changed: Mar 18, 2009
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Have you ever wondered what kind of network capacity would be required in order to stream a high-quality 1-hour event to 5 million users or how much it would cost? Or, the lowest amount you can charge users for your video content while staying profitable?
This free application offers handy calculations for streaming media professionals, CDN account managers, network engineers and content owners that are using a CDN or are in the process of selecting one.
Use Stream Calc to perform CDN capacity planning for live events ("size of the pipe", or peak throughput in Gigabytes per second), estimate monthly data transfer (in Gigabytes or Terabytes), or figure out monthly hosting costs based on traffic.
•choose between live and on-demand streaming
•calculate monthly data transfer
•calculate peak throughput per event (in Gbps)
•supports multiple units (Gigabytes, Terabytes, Petabytes)
•estimate CDN hosting costs, based on published pricing (source: Advection.NET)
•download latest pricing information (source: Advection.NET)
By: Ivan S - Mar 11, 2009
This is a great application! I have been looking for one and now finally it is available. It comes really handy at times. The thing works like a charm and I definitely recommend it!
By: Mr. David R. - Mar 10, 2009
Have been looking for a calculator like this for a long time. This calc is handy and easy-to-understand. Thanks!