Re: [videoblogging] Videoblogging server

Id like a little more storage space.
how about a Gig?
so 300$ per year.
Id be interested especially if we could develop a videoplaylist..and got
other people who posted videos fairly regularly.

Quoting PeterV <peter@…>:

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> > Peter and I(jump in here Peter..) want to rent our own
> > server specifically for
> > videoblogging.
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> Here's what we want to do in order to experiment with videoblogging for
> a while. I figure that, to do videoblogging for real, we need something
> like 30 Gigs of bandwidth a month per person available (I know it's hard
> to estimate these things). (1 x 500K videoblogpost/day * 2000 views * 30
> days = 30 Gigs a month).
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> 1. I will rent a server.
> I've been doing a lot of research (and I've hosted many sites with many
> hosting services before so I have some experience) into hosting options.
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> 2. I will invite a few people to join, maybe 5.
> 3. Each gets about 20-30 gigs of bandwidth/month and something like 200
> Megs storage.
> 4. I will build some videoblogging specific tools (to make it very easy
> to do things like stop deeplinking, to create entries, …) over the
> next year.
> 5. Next year, if it works well for all involved, I might turn it into a
> commercial hosting service optimized for videobloggers. (Did I mention I
> quit my job and am looking for projects?)
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> Would anyone be interested in joining, paying like a $25 fee a month?
> You could host your video on this server and just keep your own blog
> where it is. I want to set this up within a month or two (before I go
> travel in India). Questions? Suggestions? Should I change the specs
> (more bandwidth? Charge less? …?)
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> If I get 5 people interested we can do it. You'd have to pay 1 year up
> front.
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> Cheers,
> Peter
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