Today, amazon announced flash media server streaming support for video playback. Here’s a few quick tips to help get started.
2. Setup your client to playback the streaming video
This wasn’t obvious without reading the documentation. In order to playback your rtmp:// stream, you have to append “
cfx/st" to your domain. So for example,
mediafile.flv would become
If you your file is in a folder within your S3 bucket, the custom folder name comes after the “cfx/st/”
That’s pretty much it… Of course this all assumes you are familiar with setting up AWS S3 buckets and how cloudfront works. To read more about that go here.