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Video Encoding

The Bitmovin Cloud Encoding Service is capable of encoding MPEG-DASH and HLS up to 100x faster than real time which makes it easily the fastest encoding service on the market today. This section of our blog is devoted to providing you with information, not just on our video encoding service, but also on the state of the adaptive streaming industry, in particular the wide range of technologies associated with adaptive streaming.

You can view our product page to learn more about our Video Encoding service.

Dropbox Video Streaming – Encoding Integration

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Dropbox Video Streaming Integration and New User Interface The Bitmovin team has worked hard to improve […]


MPEG-DASH vs. Apple HLS vs. Microsoft Smooth Streaming vs. Adobe HDS

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All existing adaptive HTTP streaming technologies, such as the proprietary Adobe HTTP Dynamic Streaming (HDS), Apple […]


MPEG-DASH Browser Support and Device Compatibility

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Due to superior browser support and device compatibility, MPEG-DASH is quickly becoming the industry’s preferred adaptive […]


MPEG-DASH and HLS 4K Transcoding

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First of all, I am using the word “transcoding” in this article instead of “encoding”. You […]


Choosing the Right Video Bitrate for Streaming HLS and DASH

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Video Bitrates for Streaming Choosing an appropriate streaming bitrate for a specific resolution, while maintaining an […]


Why YouTube & Netflix use MPEG-DASH in HTML5

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The recent news that YouTube has chosen HTML5 as their default playback option – rather than Flash […]


KroneHit Charity Livestream, Provided by Bitmovin

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KroneHit – Austria’s nationwide private radio broadcaster – has deployed Bitmovin’s cloud-based encoding service in […]


Medientage Munich 2014 – Looking Back

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by Gerald Zankl, Sales & Marketing Bitmovin. The Medientage Munich took place from October 22-24, […]