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Healthcare Worker Relief Facebook-a-thon

Who is John Tesh?

John Frank Tesh is an American pianist and composer of pop music, as well as a radio host and television presenter. His Intelligence for Your Life radio show airs on nearly 300 stations, and is syndicated by Teshmedia in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K.

Live stream needs & objectives

John Tesh's team needed a cloud based solution to simulcast a special live stream on multiple Facebook pages and to guarantee a full live stream redundancy with a fail-safe technology. A unique Facebook-a-thon with 6H of live performance organized to support Health Care Workers during the COVID19 crisis. missions

  • Used the multi-streaming capabilities of to reach several Facebook pages at the same time (up 30)
  • Provide a strong back up to securize the feed and to guarantee a full live stream redundancy 
  • Ensure the technical support 

Healthcare Worker Relief Facebook-a-thon

John Tesh, joined by his family and their 350 syndicated radio stations put together a Healthcare Worker Relief Facebook-a-thon on Friday, April 17. 2020 during this unprecedented situation of Covid-19.
They were live on Facebook for 6 hours, raising money to help healthcare workers.

Services provided by

For this event, John Tesh and his team essentially used:


- The multi-streaming capabilities of to reach several Facebook pages at the same time. 
- Plus they leveraged the backup (automatic fail safe) by sending 2 different rtmp to from 2 different computers / encoders on 2 different connections.
A local production with 4 cameras, pre-recorded videos and live Skype interviews were the backbone of that production.


They raised more than $35,000 thanks to the generosity of all the viewers and they will be providing care packages for the Healthcare workers.



“I was brought up in the network and local news world including hosting duties for 2 Olympic Games. I am very familiar with the principle of the 'Master Control room’. Whether it's streaming one of our live concerts or broadcasting from my basement during this pandemic, is my new failsafe. Beyond multi-streaming capabilities,’s production interface differentiates itself from anything in the marketplace."

- John Tesh -

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