SNAPSTREAM EDU
TV & Announcements to the Classroom


stream live TV

Easy to use:

The easiest way to distribute live or recorded TV on your network. View all your channels from a custom TV guide.

stream morning announcements

Morning Announcements:

Stream live morning announcements using a dedicated custom channel lineup in your TV program guide.

multicast TV guide

Live TV:

Multicast live TV broadcasts to unlimited classrooms in your school or across your district on Chromebooks, iPads, Windows, Macs or smart boards.

Upload videos

Upload Videos:

Upload your own mp4 files of your daily lessons or school activities for on-demand viewing.

Watch recorded TV

Recorded TV:

Watch recorded TV (unicast) using a Web browser. TV plays in an HTML5/Flash player (no installation required). Up to 4,000 concurrent viewers per SnapStream.

Wondering How Much?

SnapStream Edu starts at $9000 + 15% yearly service. We'll send you a detailed pricing PDF:

SnapStream Replaces


SnapStream replaces TVs on carts, cable TV to the classroom, Channel One News, banks of DVRs.
We're often used instead of Vbrick, Mediacast, or Haivision.
SnapStream replaces, Channel One News, TV on carts, cable to the classroom and banks of DVRs.

Why TV in the Classroom?

Why TV in Classroom
  • Teaching + video: relevant video from Discovery, National Geographic, History, Biography
  • Media studies & world cultures classes: News and current events, State of the Union address, election debates
  • Foreign language: Using local language news programs to deepen student language expertise

SnapStream Edu Setup

SnapStream Edu Setup

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SnapStream Edu

SnapStream Edu School SnapStream Edu District
SnapStream Edu School SnapStream Edu District
Chassis 1U 2U
OS Win 10 Pro Windows Server 2012 R2
Web server IIS Express IIS
Database SQL Server Express Edition SQL Server Express Edition
Storage 1 TB up to 12 TB 4 TB up to 24 TB
Drive Type SSD SSD
RAID RAID 1 RAID 6
Network 1 Gbit/s 10 Gbit/s
Unicast playback limit* 400 concurrent sessions 4000 concurrent sessions
Multicast playback limit Unlimited Unlimited
Power supplies Dual redundant Dual redundant

* This assumes 2 Mbit/s H.264

SnapStream Encoder (Component/HDMI)

SnapStream Encoder Component/HDMI
AUDIO/VIDEO INPUTS
HDMI Quad Type A v1.4 (Clear)
Component Quad YPrPb (YPrPB), (RCA)
S-Video Quad S-Video
Audio Quad Stereo (RCA)
Closed Caption Quad CVBS (RCA)
VIDEO FORMATS
In Line Rates 1080i/720p/480p/480i
Out Line Rates Customizable
Frame Rates 29.97/30/59.94/60
VIDEO/ AUDIO COMPRESSION
Video Codecs HD and SD H.264
Audio Codecs AAC
IP OUTPUT
Connection RJ45, GbE, Full Duplex, Auto-Neg
Addressing Unicast, Multicast
Transport Protocol RTP/UDP/TCP/IP
Transport Format SPTS
Captioning ITU-T Rec. T.35 SEI message according to ATSC CS/TSG-659
MANAGEMENT
Protocols HTTP/HTTPS
User Interface Web Browser
Browser Support IE9 or later, Firefox, Safari, and Chrome
DIMENSIONS
Chassis 19" x 3.5" x 16.85"
Shipping Box 21.75" x 21.75" x 11"

SnapStream Encoder (QAM/ATSC)

SnapStream Encoder QAM/ATSC
AUDIO/VIDEO INPUTS
Coaxial RF inputs
VIDEO FORMATS
In Line Rates 1080i/720p/480p/480i
Out Line Rates Customizable
Frame Rates 29.97/30/59.94/60
VIDEO/ AUDIO COMPRESSION
Video Codecs HD and SD H.264
Audio Codecs AAC
IP OUTPUT
Connection RJ45, GbE, Full Duplex, Auto-Neg
Addressing Unicast, Multicast
Transport Protocol RTP/UDP/TCP/IP
Transport Format SPTS
Captioning ITU-T Rec. T.35 SEI message according to ATSC CS/TSG-659
MANAGEMENT
Protocols HTTP/HTTPS
User Interface Web Browser
Browser Support IE9 or later, Firefox, Safari, and Chrome
DIMENSIONS
Chassis 19" x 3.5" x 16.85"
Shipping Box 21.75" x 21.75" x 11"

Get a Custom Proposal

Fill out our pre-sales survey and we’ll get back to you with a custom proposal.

SnapStream Pre-sales Survey
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Email it back to us at sales@snapstream.com.

Or call us: 713-554-4580.