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Welcome! Red5 is a platform for building live streaming applications. The following sections provide technical and fundamental information on integrating Red5's low-latency streaming with other technologies.

If you've used our documentation system before, you'll notice things have been moved around in a more intuitive way!

In the coming months, we'll be adding more helpful (and updated) documentation.

We welcome your (constructive) feedback! Please email us with any documentation suggestions!

Red5 Pro Basics

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Product Documentation

Red5 Documentation for Product Owners and Managers

Special Features

Red5 Features which Go Beyond Simple Streaming


Installation and Optimization Guides for Self-Hosted Solutions


Red5 APIs and Developer Documentation


Red5 Best Practices and Troubleshooting Guides

Streaming Protocols

Streaming Protocols Supported by Red5 - WebRTC, RTSP, RTMP, HLS, SRT, MpegTS, and more

Red5 Pro Release Notes

Red5 Pro Server and Streaming SDK Release Notes