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            vCAST Streaming Technology Premium Feature: Description, Features and Licensing

            This feature is available with vSpace Pro 10 and Pro 11

            vCAST Streaming
            • Reducess the overall server-side CPU usage when users watch web videos like YouTube or local media content without the need for expensive GPUs. This results in higher quality media streaming using the network bandwidth without CPU bottlenecks and allows increased number of concurrent users.
            • vCAST Web Streaming: supported on RX300, vSpace Pro Client for Windows and Chrome, available on Chrome browser. Support Youtube web videos and embedded Youtube web videos.
            • vCAST Media Streaming: supported on RX300 and vSpace Pro Client for Windows. Support client-side rendering of VLC player (up to version 2.2.6) and Windows Media Player. Note: Windows Media Player client side redirection is not supported on Windows Server 2016 and Windows and server side rendering will be used.
            • vCAST MOJO Streaming: supported on L/M/MX-series thin client. The admin first needs to transcode local video content into MOJO format.
            • vCAST is available with an active AMP subscription for vSpace Pro 11

            Video demonstrations are shown here: 
             
            vCAST Licensing:
            Streaming Technology is available as an annual license per server.  A single license is assigned to a single vSpace server and will enable all the terminals connected to it to use this Premium Feature.
             
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