Dacast

Dacast Inc. (formerly known as Andolis) is an online video platform that allows businesses to broadcast and host video content as well as offer free or paid programming.wikipedia
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Online video platform

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Dacast Inc. (formerly known as Andolis) is an online video platform that allows businesses to broadcast and host video content as well as offer free or paid programming.
While some video-hosting services like DaCast and Ustream have developed means by which video can be watched on mobile devices, mobile-oriented web-based frontends for video hosting services that possess equal access and capability to desktop oriented web services have yet to be developed.

High-definition video

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The H.264 and X264 video compression standards allowing streaming in high-definition video (HD) are supported.

YouTube

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Unlike consumer oriented platforms such as YouTube or Facebook Live, Dacast is business-to-business (B2B).

List of Facebook features

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Unlike consumer oriented platforms such as YouTube or Facebook Live, Dacast is business-to-business (B2B).

Business-to-business

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Unlike consumer oriented platforms such as YouTube or Facebook Live, Dacast is business-to-business (B2B).

San Francisco

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Dacast is headquartered in San Francisco with locations in Paris, London and Manila.

Paris

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Dacast is headquartered in San Francisco with locations in Paris, London and Manila.

Manila

Manila, PhilippinesCity of ManilaMaynila
Dacast is headquartered in San Francisco with locations in Paris, London and Manila.

Peer-to-peer

P2Ppeer to peerpeer-to-peer network
Initially the service was based on the multicast peer-to-peer (P2P) technology, with Dacast being the product name, propriety of Andolis LLC.

Streaming media

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Dacast is a self-service video streaming and hosting platform.

Internet hosting service

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Dacast is a self-service video streaming and hosting platform.

White label

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Its white label system allows users to control their live streams and VODs.

Software as a service

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Dacast positions itself as a cloud based SaaS solution (software as a service) with the following slogan: "Streaming as a Service".

Media player software

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The platform allows users to monetize their video content via an integrated paywall into the media player or via ads integration.

HTML5

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Dacast currently provides video and audio content distribution based on industry standard HTML5 technology.

Real-Time Messaging Protocol

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The stream ingest is RTMP and the stream delivery is supported in HLS and HDS formats.

HTTP Live Streaming

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The stream ingest is RTMP and the stream delivery is supported in HLS and HDS formats.

Video file format

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The platform is compatible with different video file formats such as .MOV, .MP4, .MP3, .M4A or AAC and can transcode other formats to make them compatible with the service.

Advanced Video Coding

H.264H.264/MPEG-4 AVCMPEG-4 AVC
The H.264 and X264 video compression standards allowing streaming in high-definition video (HD) are supported.

X264

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The H.264 and X264 video compression standards allowing streaming in high-definition video (HD) are supported.

Akamai Technologies

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Dacast is a NetAlliance partner with the content delivery network (CDN) Akamai, known for servicing companies including Facebook, IBM and the U.S Department of Defense.

Facebook

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Dacast is a NetAlliance partner with the content delivery network (CDN) Akamai, known for servicing companies including Facebook, IBM and the U.S Department of Defense.

IBM

International Business MachinesIBM CorporationInternational Business Machines Corporation
Dacast is a NetAlliance partner with the content delivery network (CDN) Akamai, known for servicing companies including Facebook, IBM and the U.S Department of Defense.

London

London, EnglandLondon, United KingdomLondon, UK
Dacast is headquartered in San Francisco with locations in Paris, London and Manila.

List of Invicta FC events

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The event was also available in High Definition PPV for a higher price, typically $10 more.), but the Internet Pay-Per-View hosting moved from Ustream to DaCast.