Telestream Launches Cloud Transform Service
Telestream has become the latest company to take core media processing and transcoding into the cloud
IBC Plans Hybrid Event for September, with Fallback Dates in December
Hybrid in-person and digital event set for September 10-13, with the RAI on hold for the first week of December as a backup.
VVC Patent Pools: And Then There Were Two
Access Advance and MPEG LA will both administer patent pools for VVC, but it's still unclear what will be covered under the patents and what the likely royalty costs will be.
Haivision Completes IPO; Debuts on Toronto Stock Exchange
Video streaming and networking solution provider completes IPO and trades on TSX with symbol HAI
Integrating OWNZONES Connect with Major Streaming Platform to Simplify Technicolor Delivery
Process enables direct IMF package delivery via API entirely in the cloud, saving Technicolor time because there is no need to download IMF locally and re-upload it to deliver to a platform
The State of Streaming Autumn 2020
The latest State of Streaming report shows that in addition to increased viewing, the pandemic has hastened streaming publishers' moves to the cloud and software-defined infrastructures.
AWS Takes SDI in the Cloud to Next Level
Proof of concept of uncompressed live video workflow in the cloud demonstrates future production possibilities and opens up interop can of worms
The 2020 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards Finalists
More than 2,200 readers voted in 26 categories. We'll announce the winners later this month, but here's a tease—the top three vote-getters in each category. And you just might be surprised at the names you see.
H.264 Still Dominates Streaming Industry, According to Bitmovin Report
The latest Bitmovin Video Developer Report reveals shifts in business models, ad insertion technology, and codec usage
Moving Picture, Audio, and Data Coding by Artificial Intelligence: "A New Way to Make Money"
New standards body MPAI plans to develop new specifications for data coding, using AI to bridge the gap between technology and licensing.
Voting for the 2020 Readers' Choice Award Extended Until October 22
Let the competition begin! The polls are open for the streaming video industry awards that matter most—because winners are chosen by the community itself. And you'll be entered to win a HuddleCamHD Pro IP NDI Webcam when you cast your vote!
Mux Gets $37 Million Series C Funding
With this round, led by Andreesen Horowitz, the company has raised $69 million
Nominate Now for the 2020 Streaming Media Readers' Choice Awards
What's your favorite streaming tool, tech, or service? It's time to make your nominations for the only awards in the online video industry that are chosen by end users.
Xilinx Introduces Real-Time Server Appliances for Top Quality at Low Cost
The two new appliances, based on Alveo data center accelerator cards, use adaptable FPGA architecture to allow service providers to optimize quality and performance even after deployment
AWS Elemental Bridges On-Prem and Cloud with Link
The remote-control device for real-time video transport is the size of a Kleenex box, completely silent, and requires no onsite configuration.
Jan Ozer Introduces "Streaming Media 101" Online Course
The 8-hour course covers the fundamental concepts and technologies of online video and includes hands-on exercises featuring some of the most commonly used tools in the industry
Sisvel Announces AV1 Patent Pool
Royalties for 2,000 patents in AV1 from at least 12 companies will be charged via Video Coding Licensing Platform administrator Sisvel, which promises "reasonable and transparent" cost
Reports Show HEVC Usage on the Rise
Survey reports from Encoding.com, Bitmovin, and LiveU offer insights into current and future codec usage, and all show that HEVC and AV1 usage is finally on the rise
Streaming Media East Is Shipping Up to Boston
The 2020 Streaming Media East conference moves to a new location: The Westin Copley Place in Boston.
Haivision Acquires LightFlow Media From Epic Labs, Gains AI
Haivision will add LightFlow's video encoding and multi-CDN routing AI technology to its current products, and is taking on the Madrid-based team that created it.