Video Conference is a part of business operation. Video conference allows you to have web meetings among your business people around the world. In the same way Webcast is another feature that helps business to share their ideas over web. Unlike press release, Webcast consist of Webinars. This webinars are then distributed or broadcasted over web. Webcast is a kind of affordable solution to hold up business ideas among people. You simply share your media content on internet which is free for all to view.
This Webcast consist of videos that provide information on new company projects, any important information, presentation video, etc. Compared to a graphical presentation a video is considered to more rich and informative. It comes with set of audio and visuals which clearly initiate an idea among the people. Webcast is a process of broadcasting video over internet. There are prescribed viewers who wait for the same. Webcasting requires appropriate license to stream videos. You can use software or third party server for that depends on your need. Webcast is only applicable for those who have viewers.
This is widely used in day to day business. It helps online learning, e-seminars or simply provides information related to any upcoming even or project. If you do not bear much cost on providing a media news or publish some information on local newspaper, then webcast is the right solution for you. It is not actually video conferencing, but it is a kind of web conference meeting. Webcast is easy to configure and anyone can afford it. The media lies free over the web and with appropriate webcast service you can simply stream the regular media's on internet.
There are some free services on web that can give you a demo of Webcast. For example, Ustream. There is simple 6 step method provided by this website to broadcast your video on web. Just signup, turn your camera on, create your channel, set a category, broadcast settings and done. I will recommend you to test Ustream once to get an idea how this Webcast actually works. There are some free channels on the website that you can view to find out how it actually works. Webcast gives a very affordable choice for Education. You can broadcast your classes to help children’s around the world to share your knowledge. So if some of your student is absent or not available cannot miss the class. The same is applicable for training and business purpose.
In Training you can help people at different location share your content of live training. Nothing is missed. All you need is a good headphone or speaker depends on the user requirement. Broadcasting simply works well and it depends on your internet bandwidth. So there are really no major expenses here. There many other services and software available for Webcast. I will list you ways how you can host your own Webcast. There are number of things that you can try out.
- Webcast on your own Web Server
- Webcast via third party website services
- Webcast via simple Webcast Software