ices-cc or ices v0.4/v2
sc_trans v0.4 or v2.0
You'll also need some standard Linux system software that is usually already installed:
- A working package manager (yum or apt) is strongly recommended to allow the installer to install any missing packages.
- The gcc toolchain and GNU C library are required during installation.
- A working cron daemon is required.
Centova Cast provides its own web and FTP services and does not rely on any existing web server installation.
For Centova Cast
The Centova Cast control panel itself has minimal system requirements.
Any modern dedicated server or VPS with 512MB+ of RAM should work just fine.
While SHOUTcast DNAS and IceCast are lightweight and require little processing power, streaming audio does require a substantial amount of bandwidth.
Instructions for calculating your estimated bandwidth requirements are available in our knowledge base.
For your AutoDJ
Hosting autoDJs for your streams requires substantial CPU power, and also requires disk space on your server for the stream's MP3s.
Instructions for estimating your requirements are available in our knowledge base.
Centova Cast requires at least one IP address for its control panel and any hosted streams.
Centova Cast's web proxy requires that no other web server is running on port 80, and its FTP server requires that no other FTP server is running on port 21.
Media streaming is usually bandwidth-intensive and requires a server with a substantial bandwidth allocation.
Instructions to calculate your estimated bandwidth requirements are available in our knowledge base.
Centova Cast's web interface is designed to be standards-compliant, and has been tested with a wide variety of browsers including:
- Google Chrome
- Mozilla Firefox
- Internet Explorer 9.0+
- Microsoft Edge
- Apple Safari
Centova Cast does rely heavily on AJAX, but any browser that's fully compatible with any of the above browsers should be fine.