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POSiTV

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MediaServer vs MediaCloud
« on: September 18, 2011, 06:18:09 AM »
If the MediaServer has a cost of $136.50 per license (40+), why would I choose this option over a $99 per month Enterprise MediaCloud solution which has unlimited users?

I must be missing something critical?

Please tell me what it is so I can make my buying decision.

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Re: MediaServer vs MediaCloud
« Reply #1 on: September 19, 2011, 12:48:59 PM »
Some clients do not want to deal with managing a private server.
And don't forget you will need to pay a hosting fee to your local ISP...

So it's up to you and your business model...

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Re: MediaServer vs MediaCloud
« Reply #2 on: September 20, 2011, 03:36:11 AM »
Exactly, not having to manage the server, or pay ISP charges, and only having a $99 per month fee, why would I purchase the MediaServer version?

Are there extra features by owning the MediaServer?

Am I able to resell enterprise licenses by hosting the MediaServer.

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Matt

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Re: MediaServer vs MediaCloud
« Reply #3 on: September 20, 2011, 06:47:52 AM »
Enterprise mediaCLOUD and mediaSERVER are exactly the same.
Some of our very large clients (fortune 500 for example) opt to buy a server for 3 reasons:

1. They want to secure it within their own LAN / infrastructure
2. Faster downloads / uploads within the LAN / VPN
3. Being independent of us (MediaSignage)

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Re: MediaServer vs MediaCloud
« Reply #4 on: September 29, 2011, 11:30:47 PM »
Helo admin,

we are ready to implementing MediaSignage to our big customer on next couple weeks or months. So far we pay license for mediaCLOUD to re-branding the label.

My question,
our customer is a fast-food restaurant that has many branches. So far they have only VPN connection inter-branch. Can we implement mediaCLOUD while they only want use their VPN connection (don't want to implement for more internet connection) ? If it possible, how ?

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Re: MediaServer vs MediaCloud
« Reply #5 on: September 30, 2011, 07:02:42 AM »
for the mediaCLOUD you have to have an internet connection for each player.
Or, get a mediaSERVER and host within the VPN.

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Re: MediaServer vs MediaCloud
« Reply #6 on: June 01, 2012, 08:54:06 AM »
I don't quite understand the price difference, either.  It seems like an odd model... we want to do the server for privacy reasons, but you'd think it would be $99/month/unlimited for the people shelling out for the server, and per license for the others..

 

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