The video management system for universities and higher education universities in Switzerland

Welcome to the SWITCHcast expert site

Together with SWITCHtube (part 2), SWITCHcast is part of SWITCH's video management system. Research and teaching staff can use it to create, edit, manage and publish video and audio content. A lecture or training course can be recorded and then uploaded to the SWITCH data centre for processing. The editing software supports functions such as cutting scenes and editing metadata.

Partner and customer information

This expert site contains detailed information on SWITCHcast (introduction) and participating organisations (participants). Partners and customers can contact the team responsible for SWITCHcast directly (contact). The team is happy to provide on-site instruction on request.

User information and tools

All the information users need can be found in the Help Browser. The equipment needed (video cameras, microphones, computers etc.) is provided by the university. Local multimedia staff can help with equipment issues.

You need to log in using your AAI login to use SWITCHcast. Please click on the link in the box on the right.


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Contact for partners and customers
  • Markus Buerer
    Sales Manager
    +41 44 268 1586
  • Matthias Spirig
    Product Manager
    +41 44 268 1581