Opencast Developer Workshop 2018

11 July 2018 November 13th to 15th 2018 in Osnabrück, Germany. Read more…


Opencast D/A/CH Meeting 2018

10 July 2018 September 27.-28., 2018 at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany. Read more…


Opencast 5.0 has been released

12 June 2018 This new release includes the popular Paella Player, a new Animate service to create exciting trailers, a Live Streaming Scheduler and many more improvements. Read more…


Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität

08 June 2018 With about 45.000 students the University of Münster is one of the largest universities in Germany. Organized in 15 faculties, the scientific portfolio of the university contains a wide range of professions. Initially founded on April 16, 1780 it was later demoted to an academy in the 19, century. On July 1, 1902 Emperor Wilhelm II. reenacted Münster to a university, which became known under its present name five years later. Read more…


Opencast 4.4 has been released

31 May 2018 Opencast 4.4 is the third maintenance release for Opencast 4.0. Opencast 4.0 focuses on end user ease-of-use to make the day-to-day lives of Adopters easier. This release has an updated asset management core enabling centralized property storage, as well as many user interface tweaks and performance improvements. Read more…


Opencast 3.6 has been released

30 May 2018 This new release includes the popular Paella Player, a new Animate service to create exciting trailers, a Live Streaming Scheduler and many more improvements. Read more…


Opencast 4.3 has been released

28 March 2018 Opencast 4.3 is the third maintenance release for Opencast 4.0. Opencast 4.0 focuses on end user ease-of-use to make the day-to-day lives of Adopters easier. This release has an updated asset management core enabling centralized property storage, as well as many user interface tweaks and performance improvements. Read more…


University of Vigo/Campus do Mar

01 May 2015 An excellent example on how Opencast can be used in educational projects and how the software can be integrated with other portals. Read more…


University of Manchester

01 May 2015 The University of Manchester has brought lecture capture to a new level. With an opt-out policy for lecturers and more than 300 equipped venues by the end of 2015. Read more…


Universitat Politécnica de Valencia

01 May 2015 The Universitat Politécnica de Valencia provides with the Paella Player an alternative engage player for Opencast. They are also initiated the Capture Agent Dashboard software. Read more…


Universität zu Köln

01 May 2015 Opencast is a central media service at the University of Cologne that unifies the management of automatic recorded lectures, educational media and blended learning material. Read more…


Universität Osnabrück

01 May 2015 Osnabrück was the first university to run an Opencast installation in production. They are leading the Opencast Player development. Opencast is extensively integrated into their LMS Stud.IP. Read more…


transLectures

01 May 2015 The EU-funded translectures project focuses on the automated transcription and translation of lecture recordings. Read more…


Ghent University

01 May 2015 Ghent University is a top 100 university and one of the major universities in Belgium counting over 41,000 students and 9,000 employees. Our 11 faculties offer a wide range of courses and conduct in-depth research in both exact and social sciences. Read more…


Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg

01 May 2015 The Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg is one of Germanys largest universities and has a long tradition in lecture recordings. Read more…


ETH Zürich

01 May 2015 The ETH Zürich has always been one of the driving forces of the Opencast project. A high degree on integration into their campus infrastructure is important to them. Read more…


Technische Universiät Graz

08 June 0018 At TU Graz we have been using Opencast since 2014. We have developed a custom video portal to provide access to lecture videos along with event and miscellaneous videos. The latest additions are a live streaming feature (utilising the user management system of Opencast for authentication), as well as video delivery via HTTP and adaptive streaming using the Wowza Media Engine in conjunction with Opencast. Read more…