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Real Time Analytics with your Live Streams (Legacy App)

By Harmonie Duhamel

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Harmonie Duhamel

Harmonie is a Senior digital marketer with over 6 years in the Tech Industry. She has a strong marketing and sales background and loves to work in multilingual environments.

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      With the new Dacast default player, access the analytics of your live streams in real time.

      1/ Access to Real Time Analytics

      This new feature is available with the following type of Dacast live channels:

      • HTML5
      • Low Latency.

      This new feature is available for every plan !

      2/ Where to find the real time analytics?

      In your back office, under the analytics section, find the new subsection “Real time” as shown below:

      real-time analytics

      3/ How to use the real time analytics?

      First, select the live channel you are streaming on among your list of live channels:

      real-time analytics

      After a few seconds, you will see the first data coming in.

      You will see the following data :

      a – Concurrent Viewers Per Time  : Displays the average number of concurrent playback sessions. This gives you the number of total viewers watching your live stream in real time.

      b – New Playback Sessions Per TimeDisplays the number of new playback sessions at a specific time. This gives you the number of new viewers starting your live stream in real time.

      c – GBytes Per Time : Displays the amount of Gbytes consumed at a specific time. This gives you the amount of your Gbytes consumed in real time.

      d – Consumption Per Location : Displays the Data consumption per country. This gives you a global picture of the location of your viewers all over the world in real time.

      By default, the real time analytics of your live channel are showing the last 5 minutes of your event and are updated every 5 seconds.

      You can change the time period and select up to 2 hours here :

      real-time analytics

       If you want to access data for a period of time superior to 2h then please visit your main analytics section. You can access a walkthrough here.

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