Icecast streaming media server is a product comparable to SHOUTcast. You can stream the following formats with Icecast v2:
- AAC+ (KH)
Why Icecast and not SHOUTcast?
- 1 account can deal with multiple streams (depending on config and wishes)
- IPv6 streaming support
- Icecast SSL/HTTPS streaming
- Screened statistics (status page). Nobody can see how many listeners you have
- Fallback setting (for back-up/live events). See the diagram at the bottom of page
- Pay-for-play, create/manage listening accounts in the icecast control web interface
Offer (able to listen to anywhere) with free web player
|50 slots on 192 Kb/s||€ 25.00 a month
|100 slots on 192 Kb/s||€ 42.00 a month|
|50 slots on 320 Kb/s||€ 35.00 a month
|100 slots on 320 Kb/s||€ 55.00 a month|
Why choose live-streams for Icecast v2 hosting?
- Very high quality servers (HP) in the best network/data centre in Europe
- Years of experience of Icecast streaming with Linux (since 2006)
- Our servers are monitored 24 hours a day with the following tools: Nagios and cacti
- High uptime 99.99%
- 24/7 emergency number and during office hours technicians are present in DC.
- Free and unlimited support (phone support)
- Graphical statistics, every 5 minute monitoring per day, month and year
- Flexible adjustment of slots on stream
- Quick setup of radio stream, often within one workday
- Your listeners don't have to download any plug-in to listen to our streams.
- Opportunities to try first
- Mailing list, stay automatically informed of maintenance and activities
- Gratis sub-domain http://yourname.live-streams.nl
Terms and Conditions of streaming icecast:
- Minimum 20 downloads per stream.
- Prices are per month and exclude VAT.
- Invoicing for streaming is a month in advance.
- If the total streaming amount is under 10 € per month it will be charged automatically on a two-monthly basis.
- You can terminate the contract at any time after the first 2 months.
You are solely responsible for the content of your stream and you must be responsible for notifying Buma Stemra and Sena.