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System requirements for viewing content on Akademia

We regularly test the performance of our products and features on stable versions of major browsers. This article lists the browsers that we officially support.

Warning

Akademia will not work without Javascript enabled. This should be enabled by default in most circumstances. If in doubt you should contact your IT department.

We rigorously test the web player on the latest version of the following browsers unless otherwise specified. We consider fixing bugs that occur on older versions that have greater than 0.5% global usage as defined by the “Can I use” usage table or internal data. Though we periodically add coverage for more vendors, at this time we are unable to ensure playback or affirm that specific features work on any that are not listed below.

Browser Support

Browser Type Browser
Desktop Most recent three major versions of the following browsers:
  • Chrome
  • Edge
  • Firefox
  • Opera
  • Safari
Mobile
  • Chrome for Android
  • Safari for OS

Warning

Internet Explorer Support Internet Explorer is not supported by Akademia, some functionality may work, however we are unable to offer any support for usage with Internet Explorer.

Please note Internet Explorer is no longer supported by Microsoft and you should consider using an alternative browser.

Network Support and Security

All traffic for Akademia is sent over HTTP port 443 and secured using TLS. This traffic is fully encrypted between you and our servers.

In most cases you won't need to do anything to allow Akademia to work, however in some corporate IT environments it may be necessary to whitelist the domains we require. A list of domains can be found below:

Domain Browser Context Type
  • *.asset.tv
  • Used for our UK, Europe and Asia websites and supporting services Website Required
  • *.assettv.co.za
  • Used for our South Africa website and supporting services Website Required
  • *.assettv.com
  • Used for our US website and supporting services Website Required
  • *.assettv.ca
  • Used for our Canada website and supporting services Website Required
  • *.insuretv.com
  • Used for our Insure TV website and supporting services Website Required
  • *.vcplive.com
  • Used for our Virtual Conference Platform Website Required
  • *.atvforms.io
  • Used for quizzes and forms across our websites Website Required
  • *.mediamanager.io
  • *.getmediamanager.com
  • Used for our media processing system Video Required
  • *.media.mediamanager.io
  • Used for content delivery Context Required
  • *.vimeo.com
  • *.vimeocdn.com
  • Used for live streaming events Video Required
  • *.jwpcdn.com
  • *.jwpltx.com
  • *.litix.io
  • Used for video stream performance monitoring Video Recommended
  • www.gstatic.com
  • Used by our video player to allow Google Cast support Video Optional