LiveSmart Server Video is a server side technology, which requires more complex installation, requires better infrastructure and some administration knowledge, but can handle theoretically unlimited attendees in a meeting.
LiveSmart Video Chat is a light weight peer-to-peer tool, with less requirements, simple server, but can handle max 4-5 attendees in a video meeting and up to 20-30 in a broadcasting session.
|LIVESMART SERVER VIDEO||LIVESMART VIDEO CHAT|
|Attendees||It is installed server side. Theoretically allows unlimited attendees.||Based on peer-to-peer connections. Attendees in a video conference are limited up to five in a room. Broadcasting is up to 30-40 attendees.|
|Installation and requirements||Requires more serious infrastructure, own domain or subdomain. More about requirements and installation tutorial can be found here.||Easy and straightforward installation, can be installed together with other websites. Although it is easy to install and maintain, it has some requirements.|
|Live Video||Demo with screen sharing, recording, file sharing, user management, whiteboard, YouTube channel streaming and file transfer||Basic demo with screen sharing, snapshot, picture-in-picture and file transfer|
|Online scheduling||Health-care solution. Schedule meetings on definite timeframe. Meeting is automatically stopped at the end and there is a timer showing the remaining time.||Health-care solution.|
|Broadcasting and streaming||Demo. Ideal for online classes. The tutor is with his camera and microphone on, while attendees are muted. They can raise a hand and request permission to talk or do video.||Demo. There can be one presenter and up to 30-40 attendees.|
|Monetization||Learn how to make money from LiveSmart Server from this article.||Not yet available|
|Speech recognition, text to speech, translation||Yes. Demo is available here||Yes. Demo is available here|
|Recording, save on server and autostart options||Yes||Yes|
|Waiting room, where attendee can adjust video and audio settings||Yes||Yes|
|Stream a video||Yes, from YouTube and local file||Yes, from a local file|
|User friendly URL shortener||Yes||Yes|
|Users and user login||Yes||Yes|
|Integrations||Integration with WoWonder, WonderTag and Moonlight themes, PlayTube Platform and Sngine social platform.||Integration with WoWonder, WonderTag theme, PlayTube Platform, DocTreat theme and LatePoint. For more info, visit this Integration guide.|