Pipe is a simple Camera Tag alternative. Here's why you should consider switching…
Thinking of making the switch to Pipe or one of the other Camera Tag competitors?
We want to make the decision as easy as possible, so we’ve put together some info that’ll help you decide which option is best for you. We hope this helps!
Pipe is easier to implement and maintain
Showing dates & times in YOUR time zone makes managing your Pipe videos & a lot easier.
There are many types of .mp4 files, ours work on any browser and device.
5 different webhook events throughout the video recording, processing & storing process makes for accurate integrations.
Rare files (.3gp || .amr) created by various Android devices are properly handled and converted to .mp4.
We handle the orientation (portrait || landscape) of mobile videos so you don't have to.
iOS and Android SDKs allow you to easily add video recording to your mobile apps.
Secure recording, storage and APIs
All videos, from both our Flash and HTML5 video recording clients, are recorded through encrypted connections.
The vides can be securely pushed through SFTP to your web site or to your Amazon S3 bucket. We can also remove the file from our servers once it's pushed to yours.
Authenticated webhooks send over https ensure that 1) the notifications come from us 2) there's no man in the middle attack.
And can handle long videos; And has shorter upload times;
On desktops, Pipe streams the video data to the media server, while recording.
This solution is better than other solutions that involve recording locally + uploading because:
We're working on Pipe every day to make it better in every way.
Our philosophy is to ship few well thought out, researched & documented quality features as opposed to flooding the product with every conceivable idea.