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Efficiently Predicting Quality with ATHENA’s Video Complexity Analyzer (VCA) project

For online prediction in live streaming applications, selecting low-complexity features is critical to ensure low-latency video streaming without disruptions. For each frame/ video/ video segment, two features, i.e., the average …


How to Replace the Standard HTML5 Video Player

Most Video Players are web-based applications, specifically those built on Web SDKs (any others are typically native to a given device) that allow you to stream your video files over …


Encoding Definition and Adaptive Bitrate: Video Compression Basics

  Welcome to our encoding definition and adaptive bitrate guide. This article is for anyone seeking a way into the world of Video Technology and Development, or for those of …


Lossy Compression Algorithms: Everything a Developer Needs to Know

This is a comprehensive guide to lossy compression algorithms.  In this detailed post, we’ll cover the following topics: An Introduction to Lossy Compression Lossy Compression Ratios & Metrics in Digital …


Video Compression Basics: What is video transcoding, why is it important, and how does it apply to my everyday life?

What is Transcoding? In the context of video – Transcoding refers to the process of compressing video files as much as possible at minimal quality loss to represent (and transfer) …


Celebrating C++: State of the Art Standards for All

With 2020 coming into full swing – it’s time for Bitmovin and our engineering teams to not only reflect on the past year but also to celebrate the growth of …


Bitmovin’s Favorite Product Releases of 2019 – Encoding, Player, Analytics and More

Before diving into the new decade, our product managers rounded up their favorite features of the year 2019 for our Encoding, Player, and Analytics products. Looking back, it made us …


New Dynamic Partnership: Vidispine API and Bitmovin’s Encoder Integration

Encoder Integration made for your success We want to enable you to build out the best possible video stacks by using custom media supply chains. Consequently, we want to provide …


Demuxed 2019 Redux: Objectionable Uses of Objective Video Quality Metrics

Welcome back to Bitmovin’s Encoding Excellence series! Our first post covered why video quality metrics matter. The second post provided an “objective” introduction to the top three objective video quality …


Happy World Standards Day 2019 from Everyone at Bitmovin!

Co- Founder Feature: Happy World Standards Day 2019 – Video Standards Create a Global Stage Today, October 14, 2019, we celebrate the World Standards Day, “the day honors the efforts of the thousands …