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VideoMeta CMS

Streamline your video management by easily importing, managing and curating content.
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Organize Playlists
Quickly import or upload multiple videos, make bulk metadata changes and organize content into a reusable playlist structure for publishing.
Streamline Processes
Use webhooks and APIs to automate workflows to cut down repeatable tasks and streamline content curation.
Easily Access Content
Store videos in the cloud so you can easily access and manage your content from anywhere -- the studio, your home, or your mobile device on the go.
  • Easily import videos: Import video and metadata from 3rd party video services such as Vimeo, MRSS feeds or self-hosted content. Learn more about video imports
  • Sync content: Turn-key content ingestion is simple to configure and can continue to sync. Consolidate multiple content sources or manage publishing through a single library.
  • Quickly upload and encode: Upload multiple files at once and encode the content for optimized delivery to customers across every device. Learn more about Encoding

Reliable, secure streaming

Backlight's DRM connector allows video publishers to seamlessly protect their content for secure distribution to every streaming platform. Our player supports DRM out of the box, and our developer tools make it easy to build implementations into custom playback surfaces.

Manage and modify ALL video metadata including title, description, publishing schedules, categories, ad timings, subtitles, multiple video sources, and more.

  • Schedule content: Keep content fresh by setting activation and sunset dates on videos.
  • Choose content thumbnails: Select thumbnails that are automatically generated or upload your own custom image.
  • Add custom metadata: Structure metadata that makes sense for your content by creating custom data fields. Learn more about Metadata

Reporting on video engagement, device-level playback, and revenue channels at your fingertips

  • Video engagement: Understand how your audience is engaging with content through reports showing total time watched, which players and devices are being used, most popular videos, and which geographic locations your consumers are watching from. Learn more about video engagement
  • Device, browser, OS analytics: Learn how to best optimize delivery across all the endpoints that matter the most to your audience.
  • Consumer-level analytics: Dive into consumer-level data to see content consumption trends and understand which devices are being used. Track detailed activity like transactions and billing changes, playback sessions, and logins. Learn more about viewer analytics

Build intelligent playlists

Create a powerful playlist hierarchy by curating multiple levels of playlists within a nested structure to visually organize content. Leverage this playlist structure for publishing to control how your content is presented to viewers.


World-class API's

Build with Backlight’s video APIs and gain control over the whole video lifecycle, from metadata & curation, to authentication and authorization, video playback experience, and more. View the APIs


Choose who gets to watch your content

Set content rules to determine where your video content can be played. You can easily create new rules and set priorities with granular content settings by geography.


Harness the power of Backlight's video infrastructure