Category Archives: Dacast News

All the latest product and feature updates are published and shared in this category.

Dacast listed in the 100 Top Video Streaming Services for the 5th year

Dacast Online video platform

  Online video has become essential for businesses and companies that use video features to grow revenue 49% faster than those that don’t. Therefore, choosing a video streaming solution plays an essential role in your business strategy and can be a tough choice especially since the streaming market is getting crowded. This is the reason […]

Dacast has reached 100,000 broadcasters


SAN FRANCISCO, October 10, 2017 – Dacast, the Streaming as a Service™ platform, reached 100,000 broadcasters today!     100,000 broadcasters are benefiting from our white-label online video platform delivering live and VOD streaming over Akamai CDN. 100,000 broadcasters are benefiting from  our self-service video streaming solution allowing to start streaming and generating revenue in 20 minutes […]

Dacast & AmpLive Partnership to Boost Your Live Events


Big news! We’re announcing today that Dacast is now partnering with AmpLive. AmpLive is the premier distributor of live streams. They work with a network of more than 3,000 publishers globally to get your streams in front of high-quality audiences, fast. This service will be extremely useful to Dacast broadcasters and accessible at a very […]

New Dacast Video SDK to Simplify Live Streaming API Implementation


  Today we’re excited to announce that Dacast is launching a PHP video SDK (Software Development Kit) and a video SDK for Javascript! These SDKs make it faster and easier for you to code your own solutions for live and on-demand video based on the Dacast platform. A video SDK will make it simple for users […]

Dacast releases new public beta version of Auto-Archiving feature


Here at Dacast, we’re always working to make improvements to our service in order to better serve our users. Last week, we launched the beta version of one such new feature: the ability to auto-archive live streams. When enabled, this means that your live streaming events will be automatically recorded and saved to your Dacast […]

Dacast Alternative to FMLE for Easy Live Streaming

Dacast Announcement

  Here at Dacast, we’re interested in offering a smooth and affordable live streaming experience to all of our users. Our service is built upon a friendly and easy-to-use platform with lots of integrated features and almost instant provisioning of live channels from anywhere in the world. To go further in lowering the barrier to […]

Videon’s Hardware Encoders Integrate with Dacast


Here at Dacast, we’re interested in making live streaming easy and affordable. Our service is built around offering high-level functionality to customers at an everyday price. More than 70,000 streamers have taken advantage of our service thus far. Today, we’re proud to announce a new step forward in partnership with Videon, a great company that produces high-quality […]

Interview with Dacast CEO Stephan Roulland on PTZOptics Live


  Check it out! On September 2nd, Dacast CEO Stephan Roulland was interviewed (via live streaming, of course) on the PTZOptics Live weekly show. Stephan and PTZOptics Chief Streaming Officer Paul Richards discussed the Dacast platform and the state of live streaming in general. Topics covered include: Basic overview of the Dacast live streaming and […]

New RESTful Live Streaming API for Broadcasters and Developers

API for Broadcasters and Developers

Here at Dacast, we’re proud to officially announce that version 2 of our Live Streaming API is available. This RESTful JSON API has been designed specifically for quick and easy integration of all of the features of the Dacast streaming service platform into a wide variety of cloud video applications, services, and digital media workflows. […]

Introducing the New Dacast BackOffice


  Every Dacast user controls their content through the BackOffice (or control panel). It’s an essential part of our service, but for a time, it has needed updating to incorporate the latest web technologies. Well, today the wait is over. Dacast is pleased to announce that our new BackOffice has been officially released. The new […]