Video hosting options?

Posted on 2009-12-17
Last Modified: 2013-11-30
Where do sites like Hulu and YouTube host their videos?

I want to develop my own video sharing portal and am wondering what kind of back end logistics I should consider. For application, I'm thinking MySQL / PHP. But don't know about hosting options.
Question by:sandshakimi
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    I'm not an expert in this area, but if you expect a lot of visitors then your traffic will be extremely high, with the $$$ very high as well.  Google hosts their own videos, not sure of Hulu but they probably host their own as well.
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    For a startup try
    They have plans starting at $2.99 and are video steaming specialists who include streaming software with your package.
    For more serious storage and bandwidth, try who list plans up to 10 terabytes.


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