media services

Service Description

Central IT Services provide a secure location for the storage and streaming of audio and video files. Current file types supported by this service are Windows Media Video (.wmv), Real Media (.rm) and QuickTime (.mov).


Icecast – A server-side application for streaming audio across the Internet.  Media players that support Icecast streaming include Winamp <>, MPlayer <> and VLC <>.

Helix – A full featured streaming media server. Helix server supports a wide variety of streaming media delivery transports including MPEG-DASH (standards based HTTP streaming), RTMP (flash), RTSP (standard), HTTP live streaming (HLS), Microsoft Silverlight and HTTP progressive download.  This variety of delivery transports enables mobile phone-based (Android, Blackberry, iOS, Symbian, Windows Mobile) and computer-based (Flash Media Player, QuickTime, Real Player, Windows Media Player) media players.

Hours of Service
7 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday
How to Obtain The Service

Contact the CITS Service Center and request a folder on the Streaming server.

Call 608-262-5034 or 1-888-893-9892

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Service Catalog Owner: Ed Murphy Last Updated: 04/26/2013