Control Panel — API Documentation

Welcome to the new Control Panel. If you are having trouble with any functionality, or have any feedback, we would appreciate a support ticket. Additionally, you can continue to use the old control panel until it is retired in March 2019.

ScaleEngine Documentation: Live Streaming Account - Getting URLs


The Control Panel page for each Stream provides origin and playback URLs and an example JW player.

Field Input Description
Username: This is your account name.
Application Type: Live streaming accounts default to "live". Combined with our geo-dns naming, the generated url sends viewers to an available ScaleEngine edge server that will retrieve a copy of your stream for the viewer.
Height: Javascript JW player variable. Height in pixels.
Width: Javascript JW player variable. Width in pixels.
Stream Path: Select your stream name from the drop down list.
Auto Start: Javascript JW player boolean variable. Check if you don't want user to have to initiate playback.
JW Player Key: If left blank, uses our "free" version key, with their ugly watermark. You can add your own key if you have one.

Stream URLs

Field Output Description
Encoder Connection URL Copy and paste this entire line into your encoder. It passes the username and hashed passwords as URL parameters.
RTMP PLAYBACK URL for flash players, if you are using your own.
HLS PLAYBACK URL for HTTP Live Streaming clients like Roku/TV/Tablets etc.
RTSP PLAYBACK URL for Android pre 4.1, and older Blackberry. Can be disabled if you are securing your playback URLs.