Since running a station requires a large amount of bandwidth, large stations use several servers to handle more listeners. Running a DNAS in relay mode will make it connect to an existing server as if it's a listener, and rebroadcast it to more listeners. This is typically referred to as relaying or "pulling" an existing stream. All Bouncyservers shoutcast servers have the ability to work as a relay.
Bandwidth is the generic term for data moving over a network connection.Bitrate (kbps)
Bitrate is measured in kilobits per second (kbps), and can be said to be the same thing as...Buffer
A delay is placed between the broadcaster and the listener of generally 10-30 seconds. This is...Delay between stream and listener
We are often asked why there is a delay between the stream source and the listener, this is due...DNAS
Short for "Distributed Network Audio/Video Server", it is the program that takes an audio or...