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Free Red5 Alternatives

The best free alternative to Red5 is MediaGoblin, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Red5 and 11 is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to Red5 are YouPHPTube, Mammoth Server, CumulusClips and Octopus.

Red5 alternatives are mainly Media Servers but may also be Video Streaming Apps or Live Streaming Tools and Services. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Red5.
This page was last updated Nov 22, 2021
Red5
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Self-Hosted

Red5 is an open source Flash media server for live streaming solutions of all kinds.

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  1. MediaGoblin

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted
    • Sandstorm.io

    MediaGoblin is a free software media publishing platform that anyone can run. You can think of it as a decentralized alternative to Flickr, YouTube, SoundCloud, etc.

  2. YouPHPTube

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Self-Hosted
    • Chromecast

    It is an open source solution that is freely available to everyone. It's written in PHP and with YouPHPTube you can create your own video sharing site and Stream Live videos for free.



  3. Mammoth Server

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Mammoth is an Open Source c++ Flash Server software that enables you to stream, video and audio on the web. Has built-in support for all possible flash codecs (thank you ffmpeg!) h264, sorenson, speex, ... and streams through rtmp, rtmpe, rtmpt.

    Discontinued

    Last activities dated back to 2009. The source code is still downloadable from SourceForge Repositories

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  4. CumulusClips

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted

    Free Video Sharing CMS. Start your own video sharing website with CumulusClips video sharing script. It's free and easy to use. You can build a YouTube clone where users can upload videos, rate videos, comment on videos, and much more.

  5. Octopus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    The open source video transcoding and delivering platform based on Drupal. This will provide you ability to quickly set up a video platform like Youtube using self hosted Ffmpge or using Zencoder video transcoder.

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  6. SRS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    SRS is a simple, high efficiency and realtime video server, supports RTMP, WebRTC, HLS, HTTP-FLV, SRT and GB28181. - GitHub - ossrs/srs: SRS is a simple, high efficiency and realtime video server, supports RTMP, WebRTC, HLS, HTTP-FLV, SRT and GB28181.

  7. GMediaServer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    GMediaServer serves audio and video files to certain network connected media players. Most hardware media players only play music and/or video—they don't provide the media themselves. Those media files have to come from a device on the network.

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  8. Flumotion

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Flumotion is a leader in online video and audio technology. The multiple award-winning services include an Online Video Platform and Online Radio Platform that maximize content monetization and return on investment.

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  9. Kurento Media Server provides, out of the box, group communications, mixing, transcoding, recording and playing. In addition, it also provides advanced modules for media processing including computer vision, augmented reality, alpha blending and much more.

  10. Smooth Streaming

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Microsoft IIS

    Smooth Streaming, an IIS Media Services extension, enables adaptive streaming of media to Silverlight and other clients over HTTP.

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