Category Archives: Press Releases

Dacast’s press releases since 2011

Dacast, a finalist in the 2020 Streaming Media Readers’ Choice Awards

Dacast, a finalist in the 2020 Streaming Media Readers’ Choice Awards

This post is in celebration of all of you Dacast broadcasters and supporters. This year, we’re celebrating all broadcasters and businesses who voted for us at Streaming Media Readers’ Choice Awards–and made us a finalist! “The Streaming Media Readers’ Choice Awards are the only awards in the industry that are decided by the people who […]

MediaMelon Powers Real-Time OTT Analytics for Dacast (Legacy App)

Media melon & Dacast

Online video platform provider Dacast chooses MediaMelon’s SmartSight solution to provide actionable data insights to its customers San Francisco, CA – March 19, 2019 – MediaMelon’s SmartSight analytics solution for over-the-top (OTT) video was selected by Dacast, the Streaming as a Service™ platform, to provide upgraded analytics capabilities about its live and VOD streaming solutions. […]

Dacast Acquires vzaar, Expanding its Comprehensive OTT Solution

Vzaar Dacast Merge

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 […]

New End-to-end Affordable Low Latency Live Broadcasting Solution

Dacast Announcement

  SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 27, 2018 — Now introducing Dacast HLS Direct, an end-to-end low latency live streaming solution. Designed to support any live event broadcast to all viewer devices, low latency live streaming with Dacast is more affordable and accessible than ever before. Dacast users have access to the most straightforward and affordable approach to low […]

Dacast Joins the SRT Alliance


We are proud to announce that Dacast is now part of the SRT Alliance! The SRT Alliance brings together the top players in the online video streaming industry to develop low latency streaming solutions. We’re excited about joining this group, representative of cutting-edge technology! We’re also looking forward to the ways this new partnership could […]