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Last updated: 26/05/2022

Educast is a video management service for simple registration and distribution of academic content (classes).

The central system ensures the post-processing necessary for them to be available to students via the Internet and mobile devices, in the following delivery formats: streaming, desktop and mobile.

  1. Access the Educast platform at
  2. Click on the “Login” button in the upper right corner of the browser window.
  3. Perform federated authentication (SSO) using the Iscte account credentials (e.g., and its password).

Videos are captured through a Recorder, which allows you to synchronously record audio, video and data.

Additionally, external videos can also be imported through a web video upload interface, present in the Educast Manager (e.g. recording a Zoom session).

After recording the videos are uploaded to the Educast Manager, where you can store, manage, administer and edit the videos submitted to the platform.

  • Importing external videos via web interface or Recorder Educast
  • Online video editing via browser
  • Metadata customization (Title, subtitle, speaker, location, date, description, tags)
  • Creating chapters for key moments of presentation
  • Branding customization (cover image, header image, pre-roll video)
  • Multi-format export to the web and mobile devices

The final video delivery formats (streaming, desktop and mobile) can be easily downloaded, viewed and shared via the web.

  • Internet and intranet
  • Email
  • Social Networks
  • LMS (Learning Management Systems)
  • Moodle, Blackboard, Canvas and Sakai

All videos produced on the platform are available through the Educast Portal, grouped into the following scientific areas:

Arts & Culture     Natural Sciences & Mathematics     Social Sciences     Law     Education     Events     Business     Humanities     Interdisciplinary & Other     Health     Technology & Applied Sciences