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Video Encoding/Transcoding
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Octasic Moves Transcoding to the Core

Low-power, clockless DSP at heart of system claiming to be twice as inexpensive as x86 transcoding solutions.
Featured News, Posted 04 May 2010

Back to Basics: Hardware Acceleration

As more and more high-definition (HD) content is acquired, edited, and pushed out to the web, mobile, devices and set-top boxes, the demand for a higher-quality user experience is rapidly followed by a need for hardware acceleration. But what exactly is hardware acceleration?
Featured Articles, Posted 27 Apr 2010

NAB 2010: It's All About the Workflow

Despite the buzz about 3D TV, the true star of the show was workflow automation, as exemplified in new releases from ViewCast, Telestream, and Microsoft
Featured News, Posted 16 Apr 2010

Producing Video Case Studies

An in-depth analysis of eleven video case studies, evaluating presentation and encoding issues.
Featured Articles, Posted 05 Apr 2010

iStream Planet Unveils Video Workflow Automation Platform

iStream Planet created a fully automated system for getting the broadcast feeds from the Vancouver Olympics to Akamai, and now it's making that system available to others
Featured News, Posted 17 Mar 2010

SeaWell Networks Secures Funding, Working on H.264 SVC Product

Previously in stealth mode, SeaWell Networks announced today that it's raised $7 million in Series A funding for a three-screen, H.264 Scalable Video Coding solution
Featured News, Posted 08 Mar 2010

Ogg, MPEG LA, and Submarine Patents

HTML 5 may be the future of online video, but currently it's bogged down in a debate between supporters of H.264 and advocates of Ogg Theora. Here, representatives from both camps address concerns over licensing.
Featured News, Posted 04 Mar 2010

Commentary: Google Closes On2 Acquisition; Better Check Your Wallet

Think Google should open-source VP8? Think again. It would be better for everyone to make the switch to H.264.
Featured Articles, Posted 23 Feb 2010

On2 Shareholders Approve Google Acquisition

On2 announced today, after suspending two previous special meetings, that it has enough shareholder votes to complete a merger with Google.
Wed., Feb. 17, by Tim Siglin
Featured News, Posted 17 Feb 2010

Where The Rubber Meets The Road: 2010 Encoder Comparison

Our annual look at the features and output of video encoding tools in four categories: free, standalone, enterprise-grade, and hardware co-processor.
Featured Articles, Posted 17 Feb 2010

Simultaneous Multiformat Encoding

A look at the technology behind encoding for efficient multiple device delivery
Featured Articles, Posted 09 Feb 2010

Windows 7 Performance for Streaming Encoding

A Windows 7 upgrade can cost more than $300 for the software alone. Is it worth it if you're a streaming producer looking to shave encoding times?
Featured Articles, Posted 11 Jan 2010

Industry Perspectives: Building a Smarter Server

In order to keep up with the pace and volume of video content being delivered online, servers need to get smarter.
Featured Articles, Posted 05 Jan 2010

Streams of Thought: When HD Isn’t HD

Featured Articles, Posted 02 Jan 2010

The Silverlight Guru

In this installment, Microsoft's Ben Waggoner answers questions about using an RTSP file as a video source, DVR functionality for live events, and streaming video with two audio tracks.
Sat., Dec. 26, by Troy Dreier
Featured Articles, Posted 26 Dec 2009

Testing YouTube's 1080p HD Offering

On November 12, YouTube announced that "1080p HD Is Coming to YouTube." In this article, I'll describe the type of file you should upload to trigger 1080p encoding, analyze the 1080p files created by YouTube, and detail the other files created by YouTube in addition to the 1080p file.
Wed., Dec. 16, by Jan Ozer
Featured Articles, Posted 16 Dec 2009

Review: Microsoft Expression Encoder 3

With outstanding VC-1 output and surprisingly good H.264 output, Expression Encoder 3 is an impressive update to the encoding component of Microsoft's Expression Studio.
Featured Articles, Posted 04 Dec 2009

Elemental Server Provides Enterprise-Class GPU Transcoding Acceleration

The GPU versus CPU debate begins in earnest with the shipping version of Elemental Server, which the company is making available today.
Thurs., Nov. 12, by Tim Siglin
Featured News, Posted 12 Nov 2009

New Features Abound in Sorenson Squeeze 6

The latest version of Sorenson's Squeeze includes integration with YouTube and Twitter, uploading to Akamai and Limelight, and new encoding features such as parallel VP6 encoding and an online preset exchange.
Tues., Nov. 3, by Jan Ozer
Featured News, Posted 03 Nov 2009
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