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What is Kaltura?

Kaltura provides the world's first and only Open Source Online Video Platform. Our platform includes industry leading media management applications as well as a framework for developing custom apps. That basically means that we provide you with flexible video solutions to cover all of your needs - both now and in the future.

The Kaltura Advantage

Over 150,000 web publishers, companies, universities and service providers use Kaltura’s flexible platform to enhance their websites, web-services, and web-platforms with advanced video functionalities.The Kaltura Advantage

Read the top 10 reasons to choose Kaltura.

Flexible Deployment Options

We offer the broadest range of deployment options. You can sign-up for our fully hosted Software-as-a-Service offering, or self-host the video platform behind your firewall, or on the cloud. We offer our on-premise edition under both a commercial license as well as under an open source AGPL license, the Kaltura Community Edition.

Explore our different Editions:

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Browse these pages and learn more about Kaltura and Media Asset Management.

Get Started Now

Gain hands-on experience with Kaltura’s platform:

Start a Free Trial

Your trial account includes 10GB of free hosting and streaming. With full access to the Kaltura Management Console you can get started right away:

  • Upload videos, images & audio files
  • Manage your content and create playlists
  • Embed video players and playlists with your content on any site
  • Design and customize your players and playlists
  • Manage your account & users
    and much more...

Download Kaltura CE

Kaltura Community Edition is a free, open-source, on-premise Video Platform, developed through the combined efforts of Kaltura and the community. Learn more & download now.

Products and Services Documentation

Get up to speed quickly with the latest documentation for our products and services.

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Other Kaltura Websites

Take a tour of our online ecosystem:

  • – Kaltura’s corporate site, featuring company, product and solution information.
  • - The Kaltura Community Blog. Learn about case studies, best practices and stay tuned for the latest news in online video and media management.
  • - Watch videos from Kaltura Connect - The Video Experience Conference.
  • - Watch videos on Kaltura's corporate Videos Portal.
  • – Home of the Kaltura Community, Kaltura Community Edition Platform, and scores of other open source video projects.
  • - A detailed overview of the player library and all its features.
  • - Extend the core Kaltura platform with plugins, applications and services offered on Kaltura’s virtual marketplace.