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Opencast Alternatives

Opencast is described as 'open source solution for automated video capture and distribution at scale. Build custom capture, processing, scheduling and distribution solutions for your organization with one flexible platform' and is a Video Sharing tool in the video & movies category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Opencast for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Online / Web-based, Linux and iPhone. The best alternative is Brightcove. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Kaltura or MediaDrop. Other great apps like Opencast are Panopto, Plumi, Zencoder and Tegrity.

Opencast alternatives are mainly Video Streaming Apps but may also be Video Sharing Tools or Media Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Opencast.
This page was last updated Oct 7, 2021
  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Linux

Opencast is an open source solution for automated video capture and distribution at scale. Build custom capture,...

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  1. Brightcove

    • iPhone

    Brightcove Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOV), is a leading global provider of powerful cloud solutions for delivering and monetizing video across connected devices.

  2. Panopto

    • Mac
    • Windows

    Panopto's software-based video platform brings video recording, live webcasting, video content management, video content search, editing and more to any laptop or iOS device.

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  3. Kaltura

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    The Community of Open Source Online Video Projects. Aiming to provide FOSS, powerful and cost-effective alternatives to the proprietary video management and processing applications available today.

  4. MediaDrop

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Online
    • iPhone
    • Self-Hosted

    MediaDrop provides unparalleled organization, statistics, accessibility, and scalability. Well-designed and well-engineered it is the ideal solution for any organization with large collections of video or audio.

  5. Plumi

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Plumi is a Free Software video-sharing web application based on Plone and produced by EngageMedia in collaboration with Unweb.me.



  6. Zencoder

    • Online

    Audio and video encoding/transcoding software as a service. Convert videos online into web and mobile formats using our cloud encoding API.

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  7. Tegrity

    • Online

    egrity Campus is a fully automated lecture capture solution used in traditional, hybrid, 'flipped classes" and online courses to record lesson, lectures, and skills.

  8. Flixout

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Flixout's software-based video platform enables enterprises, SME's, content creators, and anyone in between a platform to rapidly share content internally, freely, on a subscription or pay-per-view basis.

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  9. SHIFT72

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    • Apple TV
    • Kindle Fire
    • Fire TV
    • Roku
    • Chromecast

    SHIFT72 provides an end-to-end online video platform (OVP) with all the components needed to deliver and monetize video content online. We're transforming the way broadcast, media, enterprise and film businesses deliver video content to customers.

  10. Ensemble Video

    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Self-Hosted
    • Echo360
    • MediaCore
    • Panopto
    • Kaltura

    Ensemble Video is a flexible online video platform that simplifies video management and delivers content any time, over a variety of networks.

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