This version of Helix Universal Server Pro is not available to new customers.

Helix Universal Server Pro

30 Day Free Trial Available - Media streaming is more powerful than ever with Helix Universal Server Pro. Built on 15 years of continual feature enhancements, Helix Universal Server Pro supports the latest standards and provides a host of robust features including support for Content Security, MPEG-DASH, HLS, and Flash. From iPhones, tablets and PCs to STBs and Smart TVs, Helix Universal Server streams live and on-demand media content with professional-scale reliability, performance and support. With Helix Universal Server Pro you can now truly own your content with digital rights management (DRM), which allows you to protect ...  Read more


Customer Rating
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Latest Version
15.2

Base Operating System
Linux/Unix, CentOS 6.5

Delivery Method
64-bit Amazon Machine Image (AMI) (Learn more)

Support

AWS Services Required
Amazon EC2, Amazon EBS

Highlights
  • Any source to any screen media delivery
  • HLS WebVTT HLS Multi-track MPEG-DASH
  • Digital Rights Management

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Product Description

Media streaming is more powerful than ever with Helix Universal Server Pro. Built on 15 years of continual feature enhancements, Helix Universal Server Pro supports the latest standards and provides a host of robust features including support for Content Security, MPEG-DASH, HLS, and Flash. From iPhones, tablets and PCs to STBs and Smart TVs, Helix Universal Server streams live and on-demand media content with professional-scale reliability, performance and support. With Helix Universal Server Pro you can now truly own your content with digital rights management (DRM), which allows you to protect access to streaming content and encrypt content delivery.

Product Details

Version: 15.2
Available on AWS Marketplace Since: 02/23/2013
Note: Always ensure your operating system is current for your needs.

Annual Subscription Details

Annual software subscription requires one time up front payment with no ongoing charges, and covers all software fees for the selected instance type. Hourly AWS infrastructure usage fees still apply. Learn more about annual subscriptions 

Usage Instructions

Once your Helix instance is running you may access the Helix Administration and Sample pages with the following URL:
https://<instance-ip>:25001/admin/index.html
u: helixadmin
p: <instance-ID>

Please also reference the Helix Universal Server Getting started guide located here:
http://www.realnetworks.com/helix/streaming-media-guides/
http://www.realnetworks.com/helix/streaming-media-manuals/
OR the Helix Administration Help section available after logging into the Helix Administrator.

Support Details

Helix Universal Server Pro
Currently support for Helix Universal Server Pro is offered through the Helix Forum.

AWS Infrastructure

AWS Support is a one-on-one, fast-response support channel that is staffed 24x7x365 with experienced and technical support engineers. The service helps customers of all sizes and technical abilities to successfully utilize the products and features provided by Amazon Web Services. Learn more

Refund Policy

We currently do not support refunds through the AWS Marketplace. However, you can discontinue your use of the Helix Universal Server Pro at anytime.

Annual Subscriptions:

Annual subscription cancellations or downgrades are not supported. If you need help with or want to upgrade your subscriptions, please click here 

End User License Agreement

This product is currently not available.
Pricing Details
For region
Try one instance of this product for 30 days. There will be no hourly software charges for that instance, but AWS infrastructure charges still apply. Free Trials will automatically convert to a paid hourly subscription upon expiration. Note that Free Trials are only applicable for hourly subscriptions, but you can opt to purchase an annual subscription at any time.
Hourly Fees
Total hourly fees will vary by instance type and EC2 region.
Software annual pricing savings over hourly: up to 43%
Savings is based on the difference between the annual price and running the software at the hourly price for 24 hours over 365 days.
EBS Magnetic volumes
You are charged once a month for both the space and performance that you reserve. Please visit the EBS pricing for more details.

Assumes On-Demand EC2 pricing
Learn about instance types 

Data Transfer Fees not included
Learn more about Data Transfer Fees 

For lower prices you can utilize:
Reserved Instances 
Spot Instances 
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Recent Product Reviews

07/14/2014
Needs Work

I set out to put together a service I can spin up on demand, to distribute live streams from events, such as corporat...
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05/12/2014
Helix Universal Server Pro AMI not functioning

I can get Helix going quickly but can not configure it. The AMI is not working properly. When I try to create a mou...
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08/28/2013
Streaming right away (saving money)

Now we can stop worrying about the planning of the number of machines and licences deployed to serve our clients in t...
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07/29/2013
No problems at all

We've had our own license for the Helix Universal Server (standard) for years, and the software has always worked rel...
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