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Free Download: New SHOUTcast version 2.5

SHOUTcast, the largest streaming audio software platform and worldwide radio station directory has released an update to its industry-standard streaming software. With the moniker “2.4.7” (to emphasize round-the-clock reliability), the latest version includes many new features and capabilities to make internet broadcasting easier for broadcasters.

The new SHOUTcast Suite of Streaming Products still includes a free streaming option, and powerful revenue generating tools, and the latest version adds:

  • Improved ad support and revenue tracking
  • Even better stability for reliable streaming 24/7
  • Improved processor management saves energy
  • Better memory usage for stations with big audiences
  • full changelog


Effortless Upgrade

Broadcasters who run their own servers should download the updated version of the DNAS for free from the download button on [shoutcast.com/broadcastnow]

Stations using a CDN (hosting service) should ask their provider to make sure their server gets updated to SHOUTcast version 2.5


Technical Details

Read more on the [SHOUTcast Forum]