External Hardware + Software Flexibility

Utilize all BoxCast has to offer with your existing streaming setup.

Support Included with Any BoxCast Streaming Plan

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Widespread Hardware Compatibility

Whether you’re an experienced broadcaster with an existing encoder, or new to the streaming game with a preference to use non-BoxCast equipment, we can easily accommodate your needs.

Through RTMP functionality, BoxCast allows you to stream directly to our platform from your hardware encoder of choice. Potential options include NewTek TriCaster, Teradek VidiU, SlingStudio, and many others.

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Top-Tier Software Adaptability

Prefer to stream with encoding software? Whether you’re using Wirecast, Open Broadcaster Software, MimoLive, Flash Media Live Encoder, or any other RTMP-compatible solution, we’ll flawlessly ingest, transcode, and deliver live video to your audience.

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RTMP Customer Support Included

Our friendly and knowledgeable live streaming coaches are here seven days a week to help you excel as a broadcaster. Whether you’re using RTMP software or BoxCast hardware, we’re happy to assist you with setting up and using your preferred encoding solution.

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All the Benefits of BoxCast

Go beyond encoding success to streaming triumph by combining your existing gear with our leading platform. Choose from our wide range of tailored plans and feature upgrades to connect with your viewers in the most meaningful ways possible.

Whether that means adding graphics to your broadcast, including captions so everyone can participate, or any of our other amazing features, we’ll equip you with the live streaming functionality you need to reach your goals.

And because BoxCast transcodes in the cloud, you can upload a single high-quality video stream to unlimited simulcast destinations — including your website and various social media accounts — without having to encode and send multiple variants of video at different quality levels.

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We Grow With You and Your Equipment

Adding new equipment to your workflow to ensure you’re on the cutting edge of streaming technology? No problem. Continue to use our scheduling, storage, analytics, and other functions with your new gear by simply adding a new source to your account.

You’ll find tying additional RTMP encoding options into your BoxCast dashboard is easy, and won’t disrupt the processes you’ve honed and gotten used to over time.

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Mix Things Up a Bit

Utilize BoxCast’s Broadcaster app and hardware encoders alongside any combination of additional sources you need. Use our hardware sometimes and external hardware at other times. Regardless of your workflow, your BoxCast subscription plan always includes cloud transcoding and an enterprise-quality CDN.

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