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Flash Media Solution Providers — encoding partners

Engage with Adobe's full-service encoding partners to reliably deliver your event or distribute rich media content with high-quality FLV streaming

Need a solution to encode a single media file to a range of video or audio formats supported by the Adobe® Flash® Player runtime? Need a server-based transcoding solution that will convert existing or uploaded assets to an FLV format automatically? These certified FLV encoding partners provide a range of hardware- and software-based solutions that are compatible with Flash Player and Flash Media Server software.

Features and benefits

From real-time live encoding to faster transcoding from existing media files, encoding partners provide a range of solutions to fulfill your needs:

  • Automatically repurpose new and existing content into any format necessary for distribution.
  • Leverage programmatic editing and transcoding features to rapidly produce media on demand.
  • Increase overall efficiency and lower costs with encoding platforms that support web, mobile, and alternative device formats.
  • Protect your investment by working with an Adobe-certified encoding partner.

Authorized partners

Ateme

ATEME

ATEME is a world-leading provider of MPEG-4/H.264 video compression solutions used by major broadcasters, broadband service providers, and content delivery networks. Featuring unmatched compression quality and bandwidth efficiency, ATEME's H.264 encoding products are fully interoperable with the Adobe Flash Media architecture, including Flash Player 9 and Flash Media Server 3.


dicas

dicas

dicas, founded in 1999, develops and manufactures MPEG-4, MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 (SD and HD), and 3GPP compliant video coding hardware products and software solutions for broadcast, Internet Protocol Television (IPTV), mobile TV, Internet TV, streaming, multimedia ,and security applications. dicas also supplies specialist development and integration services for MPEG-based video coding solutions.


Digital Rapids

Digital Rapids

Digital Rapids develops market-leading hardware and software solutions for capturing, encoding, transcoding, protecting, streaming, and delivering content. Digital Rapids solutions scale from individual applications to enterprise and global workflows, delivering unparalleled productivity, quality, flexibility, and security while streamlining customers' operations and enabling content and rights owners to effectively repurpose their media to capitalize on new distribution opportunities. Digital Rapids products empower applications including IPTV, video on demand, post-production, web streaming, mobile video, corporate and government communications, education, archiving, and more.


Elemental Technologies

Elemental Technologies

Elemental is the leader in massively parallel video processing technologies. The company has pioneered the use of graphics processing units and other massively parallel chips for video processing with its core technology, the Elemental video engine. The Elemental video engine is integrated into a variety of products to bring unprecedented levels of speed, quality, and price performance to video decoding, encoding, and transcoding applications. Designed to meet the needs of the Flash Media architecture, Elemental's products are ideal for creating multiple file renditions from a single video source for low-cost support of Dynamic Streaming.


Envivio Inc

Envivio Inc.

Envivio Inc. is the leading provider of IP video encoders for convergence applications. Network service providers and broadcasters use the 4Caster range of hardware appliances to deliver the "three screens" of video to TVs, personal computers, and mobile phones. Live and on-demand content is encoded for streaming over any type of network to any multimedia device, from mobile to HD. The Envivio IPTV and InternetTV video headend features the Broadcast Series of MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 Flash compatible encoders.


Grab Networks

Grab Networks

Grab Networks first targeted the world's largest content producers, designing reliable, scalable software that automated the laborious process of encoding and transcoding media for demanding broadcast and production environments. Grab Networks' Agility software has become the trusted standard for streaming media encoding and broadcast transcoding for such media giants as BSkyB, CNET, CNN, AOL, ESPN, FOX News, FOXSports.com, NFL Films, weather.com, and hundreds more. Grab Networks has been recognized as the industry's leading software-based encoder by market research firm Frost & Sullivan.


InletHD

Inlet Technologies

Inlet Technologies is the leading provider of advanced encoding solutions, enabling new media for new networks. Inlet solutions produce the highest quality video faster and more efficiently than any other solution. Inlet allows content creators, programmers, and distributors to increase production efficiency, reduce costs, and deliver superior-quality video over any Internet Protocol (IP) network. Inlet's award-winning products — the Fathom and Spinnaker encoder families and Semaphore automated quality control software — scale seamlessly from mobile to web to high definition. Inlet solutions are ideal for applications such as video on demand; web-based video; real-time, professional streaming; and digital archiving and dailies. Inlet customers, such as Modern Video, Akimbo, and Microsoft Studios, are able to expand their audiences and create new revenue from their valuable content.


Kulabyte

Kulabyte

Kulabyte is a leading developer of advanced video encoding optimization solutions for multiformat capturing, encoding, transcoding, and live streaming of digital video. All products incorporate Kulabyte's multicore TimeSlice technology, which significantly accelerates the encoding process by multiple factors (up to 16 times faster), increases picture quality, and reduces the required bandwidth for video file transmission. Live two-pass variable bit rate (VBR) and faster-than-real-time video can be encoded and transmitted at full SD and HD quality at consumer-level broadband speeds. Kulabyte solutions consist of software and hardware products that are scalable, high performing, and extremely cost effective. They are geared for a range of uses from individual to full enterprise and universal workflows, making them perfectly suited for anyone producing or distributing video.


Media Excel

Media Excel

Media Excel is the transcoding company for mobile TV, IPTV, and digital media initiatives, enabling content to be displayed on any device through affordable, high-performance, next-generation transcoding technologies for telecom, web, and media broadcasters.

Media Excel's Hera appliances are designed for:

  • IPTV: Real-time transcoding of broadcast TV into IPTV formats
  • Mobile TV: Real-time transcoding of broadcast TV into mobile device formats
  • File transcoding: Delivers up to a ten-time performance gain over most industry solutions, leveraging DSP hardware acceleration

Media Excel's partnership with Adobe will present the world's fastest Flash 9 transcoder hardware appliances for live, real-time, file-based, offline, and video on demand applications.


On2 Technologies

On2 Technologies

On2 Technologies is a leading provider of video compression software, offering unrivaled image quality at low data rates. Adobe has partnered with On2 to provide the video encoding technology in the Flash software family. On2 develops the Flix brand of FLV video encoders and software development kits (SDKs).


RipCode

RipCode

RipCode is the first vendor to address video transcoding as a network appliance. Designed to process multiple concurrent, parallel transcode paths, RipCode significantly accelerates the repurposing of mobile TV, social networking video, and studio-based productions. This consolidated, high-concurrency processing enables RipCode to lower the physical barriers now restricting content from being viewed in multiple formats; supplant existing servers; and reduce overall hardware, storage, and energy usage. RipCode products support linear, file-to-file, and on-demand transcoding for optimal flexibility in mobile and user-generated content applications. Founded in 2005, RipCode is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, and has design centers in Austin, Texas, and the cities of Ahmedabad and Pune in India.


Sorenson Media

Sorenson Media

Sorenson Media, the global leader for encoding and compression applications, provides hardware and software solutions that enable users to easily and affordably compress, manage, and deliver quality video over the Internet and to CDs, DVDs, mobile devices, and other formats. The company also produces high-quality tools for publishing and managing user-generated content.

Since its launch in 1995, Sorenson Media has been at the forefront of trends, products, and technology that have dramatically improved the Internet experience for developers and users alike. The Sorenson name has become synonymous with quality, innovation, ease of use, and cost-effectiveness in video compression and encoding. Beginning in early 2007, Sorenson Media entered the realm of user-generated content with the release of easy-to-use web applications and editing and management tools for the development of customizable video-sharing sites.


Telestream

Telestream

Telestream products have set the standard with the world's leading media and entertainment companies, corporations, and government institutions for the encoding, organizing, and delivery of digital media. From plug-in components to desktop craft encoding applications to scalable enterprise-class transcoding systems, Telestream's workflow solutions save users time, effort, and money while increasing revenues. The company's workgroup and enterprise solutions and Flip4Mac digital media tools for the Mac streamline media workflows for content owners, creators, and distributors in any industry segment. Telestream and its team of video experts are located in Nevada City, California, and Stockholm, Sweden.


ViewCast

ViewCast

ViewCast Corporation is a global leader in the design and manufacture of advanced media encoding products. These products include Osprey video capture cards, Niagara streaming media appliances, and video encoders featuring Niagara SCX encoder management software. ViewCast products address the video capture, processing, and delivery requirements of a broad range of applications and markets.