"The Castr restreaming product was very easy to set up and works flawlessly. We use it every night to live stream our 10pm newscast on YouTube and Facebook. In addition, the low cost of the service was a big bonus for what is a very robust and mature product."
Bill Sanford Director of Engineering - Lakeland PBS
"We are using Castr.io for our live stream productions without any problems, the latency is great and the fact they have servers around the globe allows for stable streams even from the US to Europe, etc. For our usage, Castr.io is perfect as it offers everything we need and nothing more on a stable, easy to use platform."
Timothy Ross VP - Esport Battlefield International
"Adding your platforms to Castr is easy as 1, 2, 3. Their no fuse way of adding platforms makes it so easy to do that I had it done within 3 minutes. When looking for a solutions to livestream to both Facebook and YouTube, we came across Castr and it solved all of our issues. We love the fact that it doesn't required you to put any of their branding in the descriptions."
Jake Bradley Creative Director - Heartland Worship Center
"We use this service daily and this is already part of our workflow! It offers a clever alternative to slow internet connection when one need to stream to various channels and is very easy to use. We user Castr to deliver our content 24/7 to different platforms, it makes our workflow much simpler, we save internet bandwidth and hardware stress"
Mauricio Junior IT Director - Rede TVT
"The ability to have an uploaded pre-recorded video scheduled to stream live with just 3 mins notice is really useful for failsafe option. Internet gremlins can always get in the way during a live event, so I find this quick scheduling option to be really useful and the main reason I stuck to Castr and not their competition."
Castr is a video streaming platform that aims to provide top-tier solutions for livestreaming, multistreaming, video-on-demand (VOD) solutions, and IP camera streaming.
Castr is best for anyone who wants to multistream to any of their favorite platforms, whether it’s for gaming, live church services, or business conferences.
Besides a subscription, you’ll also need an encoder. While we do suggest OBS as it is the best free streaming software, Castr works with any encoder that allows custom RTMP setup. You can also pull directly from IP cameras or separate supported sources.
Yes, you can stream to a custom RTMP destination by configuring a custom platform in the Castr dashboard.
Yes. You can choose to stream to 30+ supported platforms by using our Multistream subscriptions. Visit castr.io/multistream to learn more.
Yes, all live video streams are delivered via the Akamai content delivery network (CDN). This will help us make sure there won’t be any buffering or lagging to your video streaming quality.
Yes. We transcode the streams in the cloud and you have the option to enable or disable the adaptive bitrate streaming options for your livestreams.
Yes. When you upload a video, you will have the options to choose the resolutions to which the videos need to be encoded.