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Allowed video space
Also, Framasoft hosts and promotes only one PeerTube search index: <a href="https://sepiasearch.org" target="_blank">https://sepiasearch.org</a>
Amount (e.g.: 42)
And do live streams
And there's more! PeerTube uses <a target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" href="https://activitypub.rocks">ActivityPub</a>, a federating protocol that <strong>allows you to interact with other software</strong>, provided they also use this protocol. For example, PeerTube and Mastodon -a Twitter alternative- are connected: <strong>you can follow a PeerTube user from Mastodon</strong> (the latest videos from the PeerTube account you follow will appear in your feed), <strong>and even comment on a PeerTube-hosted video directly from your Mastodon's account.</strong>
an individual
An open code under a free/libre license
Anyone with a modicum of technical skills can host a PeerTube server, aka an instance. Each instance hosts its users and their videos. In this way, <strong>every instance is created, moderated and maintained independently by various administrators.</strong>
Are you a video maker?
A roadmap in 4 steps
A rough estimate of a traditional server's video streaming network capacity is usually quite straightforward. You simply divide your server's available bandwidth by the average bandwidth per stream, and you have an upper bound.
As a real life example, the PeerTube demonstration server https://peertube.cpy.re runs on 2 vCores and 2GB of RAM. Average consumption is:
As far as we know, there are 3 limitations to handle a large amount of users in PeerTube:
Ask questions to the community
Assign <a target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" href="https://docs.joinpeertube.org/admin-moderation">moderator/admin</a> roles
<a target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" href="https://docs.joinpeertube.org/admin-following-instances?id=automatically-follow-other-instances">Automatically follow</a> instances from a public index
<a target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" href="https://docs.joinpeertube.org">PeerTube documentation website</a> development and maintenance;