Telestream Announces Availability of HEVC Transcoding

x265 open source implementation of HEVC/H.265 encoding technology now available in Vantage Transcode Multiscreen
(Nevada City, California–February 4, 2014) Telestream®, the leading provider of video transcoding and workflow solutions, today announced that it is now shipping HEVC encoding within its Vantage Transcode Multiscreen product. This is the first commercial product to leverage the x265 encoding technology which was developed by an open source community to create a highly optimized HEVC H.265 codec. HEVC offers the promise of higher frame rates and lower bit rates, doubling the compression compared to AVC/H.264, and enabling next-generation Ultra HD 4K video services.

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