The best thing about video indexer is the AI, is so powerful, can be used to detect, text, audio, faces, brands, and more. There is a trial time which can be used to test the AI but only with outlook/live email. You can integrated it to your app very easy with few steps. there are also regular updates with new changes, features, another good thing about Azure video indexer is, pay only for what you use, this help to make more scalable the projects, because i can control the total investment.
What do you dislike?
Azure Video Indexer is a relative new tool, thats mean still in developtment so there are regions where the performance is very good, and others few regions where the performance can be a bit slow. But with the support of Microsoft this tool which will be one of the most important AI tool in the future.
Recommendations to others considering the product
You will need to know how to use JSON very well to use this tool, the trial time will let you only upload 100 videos a day, that is more than enough to test so use it. If is this tool what do you need, go for it you wont be regret, also you can find on the website a very explicative guide about how to use each API, and their new features.
What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?
I'm using video indexer since v1, they do a impresive updates, and are always working on improvements, this tool helped me to make videos app on very easy way, the AI is so helpful, you can add subtitles to videos, show relevant videos to users, taking adventage of Video indexer because it search using the AI thats mean it will search faces, words, audio, and not only the titles or descriptions, also help to protect the app from unwanted videos.
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