Recording and streaming lectures

Opencast provides you with the following functions for teaching:

In specially equipped lecture theatres:

- Recording and live streaming of lectures

- Provision of recordings and live streams in ILIAS

- Use of the camera and sound signal as a USB webcam

In the ILIAS learning platform:

 - Upload your own video files
 - Creation of screencasts with Opencast Studio
 - Provision as video stream and download (optional)
 - Output in multiple resolutions

If you have any questions about recordings and live streams or integration into ILIAS, we will be happy to advise you.


- Equipped lecture halls: A600, A701, BG335, R511, R512, R513, R611, R711, R712, M629
- Upload for file sizes up to 2 GB
- Video file output formats: 1080p, 720p and 540p (mp4)

1. Introduction

2.1 Webconferencing

2.2 Streaming & Recording