High-end Adaptive Video Streaming

Bitmovin improves video quality on the web with two state of the art products.The Bitmovin Cloud Encoder: This cloud service encodes normal video files into adaptive MPEG-DASH and HLS files on a scalable platform.The Bitmovin Video Player: This easy to install Video Player runs native in HTML5 and streams video with fast start up and no buffering.

Bitmovin HTML5 Player v7.4: Network API, ad waterfalling and performance improvements

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Use the new low-level network API to influence all network requests for advanced use cases and maximize your ad fill rates and increase your revenue with ad waterfalling. Network API The new network API provides methods to fully customize each and every request to the network. It allows the the preprocessing of every request before […]


Meet Bitmovin in SF, NY, Dubai and LA to discuss your video workflow

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Meet Bitmovin in SF, NY, Dubai and LA to talk video workflows After an an exciting IBC show where we presented our solutions to over 800 video industry professionals, the Bitmovin team is on the road again and is ready to present demonstrations of all our latest products and features to you and your team. […]


To Play, or Not to Play – New AutoPlay Policies for Safari 11 and Chrome 64

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Updates to the autoplay policies in Safari and Chrome could have significant implications for both advertisers and content providers Safari 11 on macOS and iOS, as well as Chrome for Desktop and Mobile are going to introduce a new auto-play policy. The main goal is to improve their user’s browsing experience, by eliminating distractions and […]


A Constantly Evolving Video Landscape on Display at IBC 2017

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The Content Everywhere Hall is where you can find the engines that drive the video industry. Here’s a look back at what we saw in Hall 14 and what people were asking for at the Bitmovin stand. IBC 2017 was an enormous event with some truly mind blowing technology on display. 14 halls, chock-full of […]


Bitmovin to Power Live and On-Demand Streaming Video Across Multiple Red Bull Media House Digital Platforms

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Bitmovin’s leading video encoding service and player to deliver highest quality streaming experience available on any device for Red Bull Media House SAN FRANCISCO — September 13, 2017 — Today, Bitmovin, the provider of streaming video infrastructure technologies, announced that Red Bull Media House has chosen the company to power its video infrastructure for live […]


How the iOS 11 Release with HLS/HEVC Support will Help to Save Storage & CDN Costs

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At WWDC17 Apple presented updates and new features that will be available to their products soon including HEVC in HLS This year Apple announced support for HEVC/H.265 for macOS High Sierra and iOS11. The release of iOS 11 is expected to happen soon after Apple’s iPhone 8 launch event on September 12th. Considering the fact […]


2017 Video Developer Report

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We asked 380 video developers worldwide about the video technologies they use in their daily work, what they plan to use in the next 12 months, and what problems they experience the most. It’s interesting what we’ve learned! Download the Video Developer Report First and foremost, we’d like to thank everyone for making the 2017 […]


How Bitmovin Used React/Redux to Develop Its New Dashboard

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For the past few months, the frontend team at Bitmovin has been working hard to bring you our new web dashboard. The new dashboard is based on the unified Bitmovin API that we released earlier this year. It incorporates all of Bitmovin’s video infrastructure services and fits a wide array of end-to-end video workflows. Since […]


Technology Innovation For Net Neutrality @ SXSW

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We are bringing together industry leaders in online video, internet infrastructure and startup community on a panel at SXSW on Fighting The Demise of Net Neutrality w/ Innovation. Please support this panel with your vote! Entrepreneurs, engineers and, creators around the world use the internet to build something people want. Today’s startup experiments will become tomorrow’s essentials. […]


Meet Bitmovin at IBC 2017 – Booth: 14.E17

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This September Bitmovin will be exhibiting once again at the IBC show with a comprehensive range of live demonstrations to showcase our state of the art video encoding, playback and analytics solutions. Come and see us at booth: 14.E17. After winning a “Best of NAB Show” award this April in Las Vegas with the world’s […]


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