HTTP Live Streaming Platform

Unlock the Power of HTTP Live Streaming

Our HTTP Live Streaming service offers robust transmission, reliable connections, and cutting-edge tools to create a scalable solution for professional broadcasters. Find out why it’s the best choice for live video streaming. Unleash the power of HLS live streaming today!

Professional Video Streaming

Easily Stream Video Content with HLS.

HLS (HTTP Live Streaming) is a video streaming protocol developed by Apple Inc. The Dacast HLS Live Video Streaming Platform uses this protocol to deliver high-quality live video streaming to audiences across multiple devices and platforms.
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HLS Scalability

Handle large audiences

HLS Live Video Streaming Platform works by converting live video streams into small, segmented files that allow the platform to deliver live video streams to viewers across multiple devices and platforms without requiring a specialized player or software. HLS Live Video Streaming Platform is designed to be highly scalable, ensuring that your live video streams reach as many viewers as possible.
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Low Latency Live Video Streaming

Stream in Real-Time with HLS

Experience lightning-fast video transmission with HLS low latency capabilities, as low as 10-seconds or less. Optimize your viewer’s experience with our end-to-end HLS streaming solution.
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Video Monetization

Monetize HLS Streaming Content.

Dacast’s secure, easy-to-use features make monetizing your live and on-demand video content simple. Our platform automatically converts currency on paywalls to reflect the cost of streaming to the currency of the viewer, providing access to three popular monetization methods: subscription, pay-per-view, and advertising.
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API-based Online Video Platform

Build new applications and solutions with ease

Access every feature programmatically and integrate it into your own digital media workflow with Dacast’s online video platform APIs. Build your own OTT platform and mobile apps from scratch using our APIs and SDKs.
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Advanced Video Analytics for HLS

Track your content’s performance.

Dacast’s HLS Live Video Streaming Platform provides detailed analytics to track viewer engagement, identify trends, and make data-driven decisions.
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“The support that Dacast offers is particularly good compared to other streaming providers, making them a clear choice for my business.”

- Lindsay George, CEO at ComeSee TV

24/7 Technical Support

The reliable help you need, when you need it

Our customer service team is here 24/7 to help you make the most of your streaming solution. Plus access a comprehensive knowledge base and dynamic online community of professionals.


Dacast's Most Popular Features

Mobile Streaming

Stream Live to Phones

Our HTML5 video player ensures compatibility with modern devices and browsers. No configuration is required, whether on a smartphone or a smart TV.

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White-label Platform

Your Logo, Your brand

Customize our video player with your logo and colors to put your brand front and center. The look and feel of your content is completely up to you.

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Broadcast in Full HD Quality

Deliver pristine, quality video with multi-bitrate technology in full HD 1080p resolution to ensure that every viewer has an optimal experience.

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Embed Videos

Share Video Content

Use embed codes to easily share a video or live stream on any web page. Or, share videos with others via social media.

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Video Transcoding

Deliver your video

Use our transcoding services to offer your viewers the video quality they need according to their devices.

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Secure Video Upload

Handle your video library

Bulk upload your video and add the layer of security your want. Access more video uploading and security tools via our advanced video hosting platform.

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Best Streaming Pricing

Feature-rich and cost-competitive

Dacast is the only video platform offering high-performance live streaming and video hosting features at the best prices on the market.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I get started with streaming live?

Getting started with live streaming on Dacast is simple. Start by creating an account then create a live channel Then set preferences such as encoding, embedding, and monetizations and start streaming.

Can I place a live stream in a playlist?

Rather than adding your live stream to a playlist, you can add it to a package. Navigate to the “Setup” tab, and drag and drop your stream to the package of your choice.

Can I stream ad-free with Dacast?

You can stream ad-free with every Dacast plan. However, broadcasters have the option to monetize their content with advertisements if they wish to do so.

How do I setup an encoder?

While setting up your live stream is easy, the encoder setup page is admittedly the most challenging step. For first-time users of the platform, it is understandable you may encounter some confusion. With this general guide, we provide you with the basic steps from within the platform, to make sure your live streaming experience with Dacast is a pleasant one.

Do you support multi-bitrate streaming live?

Yes, Dacast supports multi-bitrate streaming. The Dacast player automatically detects the different bitrates of your live stream and allows the viewer to choose between them.