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Don't forget to include bandwidth costs, which turn out to be much higher than you'd expect. 1.5 hours of with 6 participants using simulcast corresponds to about 20GB of outbound (inbound is free on AWS). Which corresponds to a little under $2 (at $0.09 per GB).

I thought jitsi sent video from user to user, not via server? Or is that a configuration matter?

It only does p2p if there's exactly two participants, otherwise it goes through the server.

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