Category Archives: Dacast News

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Dacast Makes the “Streaming Media Top 50 Companies” List for the 2nd Year in a Row

Dacast, video hosting and live streaming solutions, has been selected by Streaming Media as one of the top 50 companies that matter most in online video in 2019. The list highlights the companies providing OTT solutions that are “that are both groundbreaking and rock-solid reliable“. Dacast is listed alongside other honorees in the August issue of […]

DaCast’s New Partnership with Inplayer for Advanced Paywall

We are pleased to announce an exciting new partnership that brings powerful new monetization functionality to DaCast! We’re now partnering with InPlayer to bring a full revamp of our secure paywall to all of our users. This will allow you to monetize your live streams and VOD content easier than ever before. Worldwide OTT revenue […]

E-Learning: Does Your Streaming Video Solution Offer Chapter Markers?

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Increasingly, education is moving online. One survey found that 88 percent of universities have reason to believe that video increases student achievement levels. Primary schools and life-long-learning enterprises are also increasingly offering video e-learning resources via cooperation with a streaming video solution. As one article puts it, “Video is becoming as ubiquitous in classrooms as laminated […]

DaCast Acquires vzaar, Expanding its Comprehensive OTT Solution

SAN FRANCISCO, March 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – DaCast–an established SaaS platform offering video hosting and live streaming solutions–has acquired vzaar, the video hosting platform for businesses and trusted by users worldwide. This acquisition, which was announced today, brings together two major players in the online video streaming industry. “We are excited to welcome vzaar into the DaCast […]

How to Stream on Multiple Platforms Simultaneously – Facebook and More

There are many reasons why to stream on multiple platforms. However, it really all comes down to maximizing your audience. Streaming to multiples places multiplies your audience. This is why we have developed a new method for how to stream on multiple platforms simultaneously. By partnering with Switchboard Live, Dacast users now have the maximum flexibility to […]

2018 Dacast Video Hosting and Live Streaming Solutions New Features Roundup

Here at Dacast, we’re always working to improve our video hosting and live streaming solutions. This blog is all about celebrating the powerful features we’ve been able to provide our users. These have powered great streaming experiences for our customers. 2018 was a big one for us here at Dacast, and for our users! Thanks […]

New Advanced Video Analytics for VOD & Live Streaming

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Here at DaCast, we’re constantly innovating in online video. In the last year we’ve added a bunch of new features to our online video platform. Most recently, we released our HLS Direct low latency streaming solution, in conjunct with a new, more powerful video player. Our latest feature is a new, advanced video analytics dashboard. […]

DaCast is a Winner of the 2018 Streaming Media Readers’ Choice Awards

Another good news at DaCast! After celebrating being in the Top 50 Online Video Companies in October, we are very happy to announce that DaCast is a winner of the 2018 Streaming Media Readers’ Choice Awards. DaCast won against JWPlayer video streaming platform and Kaltura in the category: Small/Medium Business Video Platform On top of that, DaCast was […]

Announcing Dacast’s New Upgraded Video Player


We’re excited to announce the release of a new, upgraded HTML5 video player! This video player remains as responsive and as flexible as our video.js based video player while providing additional benefits to our broadcasters: New design Better performance when streaming live video Plus new features coming soon Want to know more? Keep on reading! […]

Partnership Announcement: Cleeng and DaCast

We’re happy to announce a new integration! DaCast and Cleeng have come together to make it easier than ever for DaCast users to integrate Cleeng’s powerful pay per view streaming and subscription solution for video monetization. Cleeng’s paywall solution and its advanced features can now be added easily to DaCast user accounts! Monetization is one […]