We have a new feature called off-stage layer suppression that helps save bandwidth and CPU for both end users and the Videobridge. To help handle the varying video qualities needed for the active speaker and smaller thumbnail views used for other participants, we use a technique called simulcast. Simulcast lets us send multiple video streams […]
open-source video conferencing
At Jitsi, we believe every video chat should look and sound amazing, between two people or 200. Whether you want to build your own massively multi-user video conference client, or use ours, all our tools are 100% free, open source, and WebRTC compatible.
Hey all, we’ve been having plenty of questions so quick update: the recent news you have seen about Atlassian does not affect Jitsi. We are keeping course! So, have a great day everyone!
Jitsi Meet is composed of several components which work together for delivering the best video conferences, as you are used to already. When it comes to deploying these to production, there are, of course, many ways to do it. For a long time we have advocated for using our Debian meta-package, which installs all packages […]
In Yasen Pramatarov’s latest tutorial video, he walks through concepts on how to scale and load balance a Jitsi Meet install in the cloud: Yasen uses Amazon Web Services (AWS) as an example, but the techniques shown will work in any cloud environment. In addition to providing greater scale, this approach also provides geographic […]
Yasen Pramatarov just released this third tutorial video. This one covers how to setup live streaming and recording using the Jibri module for Jitsi Meet. Jibri is a module that acts as a silent participant inside a conference. The Jitsi Videobridge routes users’ streams to Jibri where they are recorded or sent to YouTube for […]
The second in our series of video tutorials is now available. This one covers how to load balance Jitsi Meet with multiple Jitsi Videobridges like this: Load balancing is important for additional redundancy in production services and for handling additional capacity. We have more of these coming – make sure you subscribe to our YouTube channel for […]