ATVideo for older versions of Plone and
p4a.plonevideoembed for more recent versions of the CMS, there is a third approach in dealing with the inclusion and presentation of videos with Plone. The product is named
collective.flowplayer and provides support for playing videos on the content type File, on a folder or collection, in a portlet, and even in the content space. It is a wrapper for the open source video player Flowplayer (http://flowplayer.org/). The product needs a recent version of Plone from the 3.x series.
One main restriction of the product is that it assumes the used videos are in the Flash video format (
.flv). Fortunately, the conversion is not too hard to achieve. All we need ...