A delivery method where video can be presented online before the entire file has been received. Without streaming, you would have to wait a while to download an entire two-hour video before you could begin to view it. The technology also makes it harder for people to illegally download media. YouTube streams its videos, as does the online version of Netflix.
Support at Notre Dame
Using Sakai to restrict access, streaming videos can be provided for your class. Contact Patrick Rader email@example.com at the library for more information.
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