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Media Excel
8834 N. Capital of Tx Hwy, Ste 270
Austin Tx 78759
USA

Phone: 1.512.502.0034
Web site: www.mediaexcel.com
 
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Media Excel defines the multi-screen transcoding standard for video delivery across the head-end, cloud and edge video distribution networks. Media Excel's HERO product line is a software-based live and VoD encoding/transcoding solution for contribution and distribution adaptive multi-screen workflows.. HERO natively supports all major adaptive delivery technologies as well as conditional access and ad-insertion workflows. In USA alone, through the largest operators/telcos, we deliver to more than 35 million live multiscreen TV viewers daily with 99.999% uptime.

Product Description

Multi-Screen Encoding/Transcoding
The HERO 5000 series is based on Media Excel’s HERO multi-screen transcoding software package. The software processes video on standard Intel X86 servers and can easily be setup as a highly reliable live encoder/transcoder or as a powerful off-line transcoder.

Cloud-based Multi-Screen Encoding/Transcoding
On HERO VS, HERO software runs as a virtual machine for cloud transcoding services. Several commercial (Amazon, IBM, Fujitsu etc) and private (VMWare, KVM etc) cloud environments are supported.

Point-to-Point Encoding/Decoding
The HERO Contribution Encoder and Decoder product line is ideal for content gathering, head-end feeds, confidence feeds with the flexibility to deliver high quality low-latency video anywhere you need.

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