BroadWave is audio streaming software for Linux designed to broadcast any audio connected to the sound input on the PC. It will also stream audio recordings that are loaded as wav, mp3, wma, aiff and many other formats. BroadWave handles the audio stream compression, player format negotiation, bandwidth adjustment and serving over the Internet. Listeners do not need to install any special software to listen to a BroadWave webcast. BroadWave streams will play directly from the default web browser on any modern Windows, Mac or Linux computer. Features: ~ Plays automatically in almost all popular browsers including Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari and more. ~ Up to 8 different live audio streams can be served from the single PC by installing additional sound devices (eg. USB sound). ~ Unlimited number of 'static' recordings can be served. ~ Super efficient and optimized server design means that, if you have the bandwidth, up to 500 simultaneous connections can be served on one PC. ~ Automatically downsamples audio for lower bitrate listens on slow dial-up connections. ~ Static recordings can be loaded in a number of formats including wav, mp3, aiff, au, wma, aac and over 20 other formats. Professional edition also available from NCH Software. About NCH Software NCH Software offers more than 80 easy-to-use audio, video, business, and telephony/VoIP software solutions that improve productivity and usability for small businesses and consumers. Focused on specific needs, they produce software with all the bells and whistles of typical brands, but without the complexity. NCH Software provides users with what they need at a price they can afford. This approach generates more than four million unique visitors and nearly three million downloads per month from the company's website -- NCH Software.