Dacs Labs was covered today for its pioneering fast start technology. Research published an insightful Forbes Story on cloud streaming and the unique position and capabilities of the new Nintendo Switch. It highlights Dacs Labs fast game start as a technology challenging cloud streaming: "New technologies threaten the still nascent video streaming paradigm." Read more
Our CEO Frank Schwarz and CTO Dr. Sixten Boeck are attending this year’s Game Developers Conference in San Francisco to meet partners, customers and to promote the launch of the free ROCKIT Indie Developer Program. GDC is the world’s largest game industry event, with over 25.000 game industry professionals attending. Exchanging ideas and sharing learnings is the major driving force behind GDC - in the fields of game technology, development and marketing. Especially independent developers are looking for new and innovative ways to get the visibility needed to successfully launch a game in today’s crowded market. This is where we want to help with ROCKIT’s free indie developer program.
By 2024 we estimate that cloud gaming will still be less than 15% of the total gaming market, but competitive pressures will push every major contender to choose their technology stack starting almost immediately. Forces slowing cloud gaming include infrastructure complexity, significant capital expenditures and operating costs, and experience gaps relative to native gameplay. However, the benefits of cloud gaming - including fast game start, offering subscriptions and more - are all available today with ROCKIT from DACS Labs. Read more