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Apple joins AV1 codec consortium. What does it mean for you?

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Apple surprised the video ecosystem Thursday by announcing it has joined the Alliance for Open Media, the consortium standardizing the next generation video codec AV1. At Bitmovin we were pleasantly surprised by this announcement since Apple was one of the major voices missing from the discussion — until now! And it wasn’t just us, other […]


Christmas Elves Wanted

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The Company Bitmovin, a YCombinator company, is the industry-leading video encoding, player and analytics provider and is a fast growing privately owned company located in San Francisco, CA and Klagenfurt, Austria. The company was founded by the co-creators of the MPEG-DASH video streaming standard that is used today by companies like Netflix and YouTube and […]


Sales Operations Coordinator

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[United States] Bitmovin, a YCombinator company, is a fast growing privately owned technology leader, located in San Francisco, CA and Klagenfurt, Austria. The company was founded by the co-creators of international media standards like MPEG-DASH, that is used today by Netflix, Youtube, etc. Nowadays Bitmovin is the technology leader in online video technologies such as […]


Halve your Encoding, Packaging and Storage Costs – HLS with fragmented MP4

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By using a single package format you can reduce your encoding, packaging and storage costs by halve and decrease your CDN costs by up to 10% as fMP4 has less overhead than MPEG-TS At this years Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC 2016), Apple introduced fragmented MP4 (fMP4) for HLS. Although this announcement was not such a […]


Video Infrastructure as a Service – The Bitmovin API

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The new Bitmovin API delivers a comprehensive video infrastructure solution by integrating all aspects of the adaptive streaming workflow into one easy to use interface: Encoding, Player, Analytics, Storage and CDN Video Infrastructure via an API Product development at Bitmovin is driven by our customers’ business needs. By working closely with our users, we have built a […]


Bandwidth Efficiency & Fragmented MP4 for HLS in Player Version 5.1

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Player version 5.1 uses available bandwidth more efficiently, providing better quality video and increased user experience. New Adaptation Logic for Faster Startup and Optimised Bandwidth Utilisation The main job of an adaptive streaming player is to ensure that the video plays at the highest possible quality. As bandwidth conditions change, the player needs to adjust the […]


Bitmovin Webinars

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Know about the current topics in video delivery, learn from peers, and build better video experiences! Can’t make a live webinar? Check out our library of recorded content. Live Webinars Mission Impossible: Boosting Video Streaming Quality while Reducing Bandwidth Thursday, February 22 Anyone working in video knows that along with fast startup and avoiding stalls […]


Multi-Cloud Video Encoding

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Bitmovin was built from the ground up with Multi-Cloud in mind. It can run on virtually any cloud! From the first line of code, the Bitmovin Cloud Encoding Service was designed to be a true Multi-Cloud service, which means it can easily move from one cloud to another providing you with a very high level of control […]


11 Things Your HTML5 Player Must Have!

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The online video industry is enjoying a massive boom, but as demand for content is increasing, so too is the demand for quality and accessibility. Users expect video wherever they are, whenever they feel like it and on whichever device they happen to be using at the time. The Video Player is one of the […]


MPEG News: a Report from the 115th Meeting, Geneva, Switzerland

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In this blog post we discuss items from the 115th MPEG meeting that are specifically relevant for adaptive streaming, including SAND, Server Push and Websocket, CMAF and more… The 115th MPEG meeting was held in Geneva, Switzerland and its press release highlights the following aspects: MPEG issues Genomic Information Compression and Storage joint Call for Proposals […]


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