Stefan Lederer

CEO and Co-Founder of Bitmovin, a company providing cloud-based OTT video software solutions for leading media companies worldwide.

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Enabling Video Technology for Developers

In 2013, Bitmovin was launched out of research and standardization with the goal of shaping the future of video technology. We worked on streaming standards like MPEG-DASH, using playback and encoding tools in the scope of our research. And because we believe in openness and transparency in scientific work, we open-sourced our solutions for others…

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You May be Wondering How We Got Here: Emmy® Award for Innovations in Online Broadcasting

As you may have heard, Bitmovin was recently honored with the Technology & Engineering Emmy® Award for the Development of Massive Processing Optimized Compression Technologies for our innovative work on our AI/ML Per-Title Encoding solution. But before the music plays me off the stage for individually thanking all of the Bitmovers who made this possible….

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Free & Public MPEG-DASH and HLS Example Test Streams and Datasets

MPEG-DASH sample streams and HLS test streams or m3u8 streams as they are often called, are important tools that you should have available throughout your development process. It’s good to have a variety of streams available when you are testing your adaptive streaming solution to ensure you are covering all aspects of your playback. We have collected…

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Shaping the future of video – Thank you to our friends, partners, & clients for a great first decade

A Message from the Bitmovin Founders To our loyal customers, partners, readers, friends, and hard-working Bitmovers; I hope everybody enjoyed a restful and calm holiday season – it was well deserved and much needed. 2019 was a rollercoaster, with challenges, mistakes, a lot of hard work and great accomplishments. Thank you for helping us shape the…

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CEO Feature: IBC 2019 Takeaways – VidTech Industry is shifting to a Multi-Codec & Multi-Device World

After an exhilarating & successful experience as an exhibitor at IBC 2019 in Amsterdam for the fifth consecutive year, our CEO and Co-Founder, Stefan Lederer sat down with IBC365 Hall reporter David Davies to speak about the latest in video trends and future technologies. By all intents and purposes, Multi-Codec, Multi-Device solutions will drive the…

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