Videoguard Features List
Internal VG User Database.
Allow WMS to use internal VG user database for simple site
setup, no need to use external database, such as MySQL,
DB connection Pool cache time.
The DB connection pool cache time is configurable to
accommodate your ISP's DB conection timeout setting.
It works the same way as the TokenID Access. It supports the
This feature allows you to validate the streaming request by
calling a specific URL to match the returned keyword.
This feature allows you to set up referrer URL checking to
authorize the legiminate web sites to embed your valuable
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Support Windows Media 9 Series .
This version allows you to use the latest Windows Media
Technology (WMT 9 Series) .
This feature allows you to programmingly control VideoGuard
Snap-In Admin Interface.
This feature allows you to configure VideoGuard
plug-ins through Windows interface.
the performance of updating PPM values in database and
Windows Media Server during streaming. This
improvement allows you to have higher numbers of
connections than Version 2.0 while updating PPM values
to database or Windows Media Server. Max. number
depends on server hardware, load and bandwidth. Testing
statistics upon request.
Validate users using TokenID
without checking against database. This feature
allows you to authenticate a streaming request with an
encrypted TokenID generated in an ASP/PHP page by calling a
method of VideoGuard COM object. The Token ID is
encrypted with User IP address, a time stamp and
its expiration time using an internal random key and
an external key specified by you. This validation
method doesn't require any database installed.
configurations for PublishPoint . Each PublishPoint can have
its own configuration.
Update viewing seconds from
WMS to database while playing video. A lot things can happen
in a 3 hours video, such as power failure or network is
done. This feature allows VideoGuard to update user's play
time to database every N seconds to prevent viewing seconds
lost. Max. number depends on server hardware, load and
Update available viewing
seconds from database to WMS while playing video. This
feature allows user to buy more viewing seconds without
getting disconnected while watching a video. Max.
number depends on server hardware, load and bandwidth.
Free access setting. This
feature allows you to specify a string to match the URL for
configurations. This feature allows new configuration to
take effect immediately without restarting WMS.
Run program or
script before or after Authentication, Authorization and
Report SQL command.
concurrent connections to the same account.
concurrent logins by individual machine, not by user IP
address. Users behind Proxy server can login in different
Options to run
a SQL command, program/script or send notification to
account owner when concurrent login reaches the limit. For
example, the account can be disabled using a SQL command.
Connection Attack Program (CAP): prevent users from sending
authorization requests to bring down the the database
Options to run
a SQL command, program/script when CAP reaches the limit.
Options to run
a SQL command, program/script when DAP reaches the limit.
Log file with
detail information. The integration coding becomes painless
arguments to EXPORT PARAM for Authorization.
to your domain.
Pay-Per-Minute (PPM). VideoGuard will disconnect the user
when the viewing time is up.
Max. number depends on server hardware, load and bandwidth.
Support PREVIEW minute.
USERNAME in Authorization SQL command or Form Login Prompt.
Form Login with ODBC database.
Updates intensive reports to
It provides play time, sent bytes, play stats, duration and
Limited Concurrent Logins:
Multiple persons using the same username and password are
detected and prevented from login at the same time. This
prevents illicit users from posting their usernames and
password on the web.
Dictionary Attack Protection
(DAP): Protects the login form from subversive dictionary
attack programs. Dictionary attack programs run through a
list of dictionary words, attempting to find a username and
password combination that works.
Limited contents by IP address
in a given time. Blocking the IP address of web spider to
prevent them from crawling the whole site and stealing media