End-to-End Solutions for Terrestrial Radio Broadcasters

Spacial has everything professional broadcasters need to take their terrestrial operations online, from the schedule right down to the stream. SAM Broadcaster manages and automates all the major functions you need to run your broadcast smoothly. SAM Cast encodes live audio events and streams them online in real-time. And our SpacialNet streaming service will provide a stable, reliable stream thanks to our coveted platform.

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Streaming Platforms Available on SpacialNet.com Available on CheapestStream.com Available on SHOUTcast Available on Windows Media Available on SpacialNet.com Available on CheapestStream.com Available on SHOUTcast Available on Windows Media
Maximum Encoders & Statistic Relays Unlimited Unlimited
Maximum Queue size No Unlimited
Maximum tracks in Music Library No Unlimited
Maximum PAL Scripts No Unlimited
Maximum Event Scheduler items No Unlimited
Audio Processing Yes Yes
Web templates & web integration No Yes
License to broadcast and/or stream terrestrial signal Yes Yes
Professional Audio Engine
Sound like a professional with advanced audio processing ?Audio processing can help to normalize volume levels and enhance certain audio characteristics so you sound like a professional even if you do not have perfect input audio. Yes Yes
Low latency audio engine gives you instant feedback when adjusting controls Yes Yes
Mix tracks in 2 main player decks and 2 aux decks No Yes
Broadcast live On-Air while you preview audio on a separate channel No Yes
Gap Killer removes silence from start & end of tracks allowing uninterrupted audio No Yes
Custom cue, intro, fade and stop points configured per track No Yes
Voice FX – talk over audio, automatically lowers volume No Yes
Sound FX – instantly trigger audio carts No Yes
Voice-tracking allows you to quickly record your voice & schedule into your broadcast ?Create the illusion of a live broadcast even if you are not there! Record all your live voice elements in one batch and schedule them into the queue between tracks. Your listeners will think you are in the studio live. No Yes
Input formats include MP3, mp3PRO, Ogg, WAV, Windows Media, FLAC and AAC No Yes
Music Library Management
LARGE music library? More than 100,000 tracks? No problem! ?Some users have reported libraries of over 700,000 tracks! No Yes
Easily organize your music library into categories with drag&drop operations No Yes
Unlimited custom categories and playlists No Yes
Automatically import tag information from tracks No Yes
Easily find album cover art and other details from Amazon.com No Yes
Ability to configure settings on a per-track basis No Yes
Customizable reporting ?Some default reports include:
– Top Spins
– Summary report
– Grouped Detail
– Daily Log
– Requests
– Airplay report
– Royalty reports for many agencies
or write your own custom reports.
No Yes
SHOUTcast v1 Available on SHOUTcast Available on SHOUTcast
SHOUTcast v2 Yes Yes
IceCast v2 Yes Yes
Windows Media Available on Windows Media Available on Windows Media
Other supported platforms: Live365, Wowza, SteamCast Yes Yes
Streaming formats: AAC, AAC HE, aacPlusv2, MP3, mp3PRO, Windows Media, Ogg Yes Yes
Archive broadcast to file Yes Yes
Embed current playing information directly to stream Yes Yes
List on AudioRealm.com to get more listeners & statistics Yes Yes
Statistic relays show in real-time how many listeners are connected Yes Yes
Web Integration
Included web templates make creating your station website easy No Yes
Display what is currently playing on your website No Yes
Allow visitors to make real-time automated requests ?Visitors can browse through your music library and search for their favorite tracks – then with a click of a button request the track. The requests then show up in SAM and you can either manually add them to the queue, or set SAM up to automatically play requests.Great for getting listeners involved! No Yes
Allow your visitors to browse your music library No Yes
Make easy money with buy music links No Yes
Operate on manual, live-assist or fully automated mode No Yes
Event Scheduler allows you to trigger automated tasks No Yes
Advanced rotation logic allows SAM to intelligently pick music for playback No Yes
Apply separation rules & customizable clockwheels No Yes
PAL scripting allows you to write mini scripts to control aspects of your station ?PAL scripting is a mini-programming language built right into the software. PAL allows you to automate pretty much anything on your station – for example you can write a script to download a news podcast at 10:55 and then play it at 11:00 and then delete the news file once it is done playing. The sky is the limit on what you can do! No Yes
Free email support Yes Yes
Community Support ?Broadcasters is a tight-knit group and you will always be able to find a helping hand on our forums. Spacial staff also monitor the forums to answer questions, join in discussions about the industry, feature requests, etc. Yes Yes
Phone support ?Free phone support included with purchase for specified number of days after purchase. Further phone support packages can then be purchased.
Phone support does not cover general usage or training, but is meant for resolving technical issues only.
90 days 90 days
Installation, Remote sessions, Custom Development ?We send you simple link, you click on it and it loads a little application that gives our staff temporary control over your computer. Our staff would be able to then work on your computer while you watch. Once the remote session is completed, the application uninstalls automatically and our staff is no longer able to access your computer.
Let our highly trained and skilled staff assist you with installation, setup or fixing any issues on your system related to your broadcast
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$399 $699

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