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.

Vote for Bitmovin at Streaming Media European Reader’s Choice Awards 2014!

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  Vote for Bitmovin at Streaming Media European Reader’s Choice Awards 2014! Your vote matters – help us make it to the TOP three among 38 other companies in the Online Video Platform category! VOTE HERE for our Transcoding-as-a-Service products in the category of Online Video Platform!


MPEG-DASH Presentations at NAB2014

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Bitmovin’s CIO Christian Timmerer gave two MPEG-DASH presentations at NAB2014 featuring “Adaptive Media Streaming over Emerging Protocols” during the Broadcast Engineering Conference (BEC) and “MPEG-DASH Reference Software and Conformance” during the DASH-IF event. The slides are available here: Adaptive Media Streaming over Emerging Protocols Authors: Christian Timmerer, Christopher Mueller, and Stefan Lederer Abstract: The emerging […]


MPEG News: A Report from the 108th Meeting, Valencia, Spain

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The 108th MPEG meeting was held at the Palacio de Congresos de Valencia in Spain featuring the following highlights (don’t worry about the acronyms, this is on purpose and they will be explained further below): Requirements: PSAF, SCC, CDVA Systems: M2TS, MPAF, Green Metadata Video: CDVS, WVC, VCB JCT-VC: SHVC, SCC JCT-3D: MV/3D-HEVC, 3D-AVC Audio: […]


Meet us at NAB 2014 in Las Vegas & EBU Broadthinking 2014

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Bitmovin Showcases High Performance Cloud Encoding and Efficient MPEG-DASH Players for Every Browser at NAB 2014 At NAB 2014, Bitmovin will showcase its high performance and high quality encoding cloud service as well as MPEG-DASH streaming clients for Web playout on any browser using HTML5 and Adobe Flash. Bitmovin is exhibiting at the NAB 2014 event in […]


MPEG news: a report from the 107th meeting, San Jose, CA, USA

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January, 2014, San Jose, CA, USA MPEG Receives an Emmy Award The MPEG-2 Transport Stream (M2TS; formally known as Rec. ITU-T H.222.0 | ISO/IEC 13818-1) has been awarded the Technology & Engineering Emmy® Award by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. It is the fourth time MPEG has received an Emmy award. The […]


Meet us at CES 2014 in Las Vegas & MPEG Meeting in San Jose

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2014 starts with several events where Bitmovin is present: You can meet us at the CES show & fair in Las Vegas, NV, USA from Jan. 8th to 10th. If you want to contact us, drop us a line at  office@bitmovin.com. You can meet Dr. Christian Timmerer (CIO, Head of Research and Standardization) and Dr. […]


MPEG DASH Conformance Versus Client Performance

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by Marcel van der Heijden How to double your effective media stream bitrates MPEG DASH was created to deal with a highly fragmented media streaming ecosystem struggling with fragmentation and lack of interoperability of many proprietary solutions. Still that fragmentation has not stopped video growing to becoming over half of mobile and almost three-quarters of […]


MPEG news: A Report from the 106th Meeting, Geneva, Switzerland

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November, 2013, Geneva, Switzerland Here comes a news report from the 106th MPEG in Geneva, Switzerland which was actually on the same day as the Austrian national day and Austrian Airlines had a nice present (see picture) for their passengers. The official press release can be found here. In this meeting, ISO/IEC 23008-1 (i.e., MPEG-H […]


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