The information below describes the prerequisites and requirements for your organization for a successful live streaming experience. For information about scheduling and viewing live streams, go to Live streaming.

Prerequisites for your organization

To use live streaming, your organization must have a Business or Enterprise Host license with StarLeaf.

If you want the ability to record live streams, your organization must also have the StarLeaf recording service.

Firewall requirements:

There must be connectivity to on port 443.

Available resolutions (depending on your organization’s bandwidth):

  • 720p
  • 360p
  • 160p
  • 128 Kbps (audio-only)
  • For HD quality video, up to 1.6 Mbps is required


JW Player

Streaming format:

  • Apple HLS
  • Adobe RTMP
  • Adobe HDS
  • Microsoft Smooth Streaming