Plumi 4.3-Final Released!

Plumi 4.3-final is now available. A summary of changes can be found below.

  • online subtitling support using Universal Subtitles
  • html5 support using webm and mp4 (high res and standard transcodes available) makes page loads massively faster – no more flowplayer.
  • all transcoded versions are available for easy download
  • better and more reliable support for 16:9 video
  • sort and find videos by language
  • play count on videos is now counted when the video is played embedded on another site
  • updated to Plone 4.1
  • replace collective.piwik.flowplayer with collective.piwik.mediaelement
  • Video transcoding progress indicator for site admins

For a full list of changes please see the changelog.

You can download the package from or via

The changes can be seen in action at and

Thanks to, Rok Garbas and Anna Helme for getting us across the line and producing the best Plumi release to date.


New Plumi 4.2.1-Final Released

EngageMedia and Unweb are pleased to announce the 4.2.1-Final release of the Plumi video sharing platform. Plumi 4.2.1 focuses on stability, speed and installation enhancements along with a number of bug fixes. It is the first stable release since Plumi 4.1 and includes the Plone security patches issued in early June 2011.

Improvements in this release include

  • Author page now only pulls in news/events created by that author;
  • Minor layout clean up to the author page;
  • Indonesian translation enhancements – option to choose low/high resolution version of the embedded player;
  • Add timeout to scheduler queue to avoid possible transcoder freeze;
  • Backward compatibility with pre iframe embed code to ensure old embeds can be played;
  • Thumbnail is taken at 8 seconds rather than at 4 seconds to reduce number of instances of black frames;
  • Page size optimizations – double loading of flash player removed and lower resolution thumbnail is displayed;
  • Simplify installation procedure by automatically creating a Plone site and installing;
  • Update tests use;
  • Fix doctests;
  • Update to Plone 4.0.7 that includes the latest security fixes.

The release can be found at

SVN at

A demo can be seen at and

Full changelogs at