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NAB Show 2024 Review - A Glimpse into the Future of Broadcasting

NAB Show 2024 Review: A Glimpse into the Future of Broadcasting It was great to be in Las Vegas, seeing colleagues, reviewing all the developments and meeting new people face to face at the show. I greatly enjoyed the camaraderie of representing GPAC and holding the torch for open source...

Introducing the GPAC WebAssembly (WASM) Platform - Elevating Multimedia Streaming

Introducing the GPAC WebAssembly (WASM) Platform: Elevating Multimedia Streaming Are you ready to transform your multimedia streaming experience and learn more about GPAC? Following our insightful comparisons of open source packaging tools, we are excited to introduce the GPAC WebAssembly (WASM) Platform. At Motion Spell, our dedication to advancing streaming...

Unraveling the World of Video Encoding and Packaging: A Deep Dive into GPAC, FFmpeg, and GStreamer

Unraveling the World of Video Encoding and Packaging: A Deep Dive into GPAC, FFmpeg, and GStreamer In the realm of digital content delivery, video encoding and packaging play a pivotal role in ensuring seamless streaming experiences for users. The advancement of open-source technologies has revolutionized this landscape, introducing powerful tools...

Unlocking Cloud Streaming's Full Potential: GPAC's ROI and Customization Power

Unlocking Cloud Streaming's Full Potential: GPAC's ROI and Customization Power What are the challenges when building your own live-streaming cloud? Cloud services are convenient, but once you scale, you may realize that you're paying too much and you are not as flexible as you'd like to be. In this article,...

The JCCP project: successfully refactoring the DASH-IF conformance tool

JCCP: successfully refactoring the DASH-IF conformance tool Overview of the tool The DASH-IF Conformance Software is an indispensable tool to validate MPEG-DASH content against various specifications such as ISO/IEC 23009-1 and the DASH-IF Interoperability Guidelines. Early in its development, the Conformance Software was made available online to DASH-IF members and...

Our MPEG VR 2018 report for VRTogether

Our MPEG VR 2018 report for VRTogether Please click here or on the title. Enjoy!

Our NAB 2018 VR report for VRTogether

Our NAB 2018 VR report for VRTogether Please click here or on the title. Enjoy!

Our participation in Immersive Accessibility (ImAc project)

Our participation in Immersive Accessibility (ImAc project) Note: Marc Brelot from GPAC Licensing will give a talk at IRT's International Symposium on Subtitling Technology. Don't miss the opportunity to hear and meet the experts of our industry! GPAC is an open-source project and as such, our aim is to make...

Delivering your new VR social experience: our commitment in VRTogether

Delivering your new VR social experience: our commitment in VRTogether Introduction Although VR has been a buzz word for the past few years, VR experience delivery is still at its infancy. There are some products starting to use tiles and other techniques to broadcast VR videos but real deployments still...

Eopin Oy Languistik: Personalized MP4 Files for Language Learning

Eopin Oy Languistik: Personalized MP4 Files for Language Learning Almost two years ago, Eopin Oy approached GPAC Licensing to discuss the concept of a new language learning application called Languistik. Languistik brings several innovations to language learning, accelerating the process of learning. This summer, Eopin Oy released the first version...

IRT uses GPAC MP4Box to generate a wide set of streams

IRT uses GPAC MP4Box to generate a wide set of streams IRT is the primary research institute for public-broadcasting organisations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The IRT teams have used GPAC and other open-source tools such as x264, FFmpeg, x265, dash.js, video.js to generate an extensive repository of differently encoded...

HomerHEVC encoder and GPAC

HomerHEVC encoder and GPAC This is an invited article from Juan Casal of HomerHEVC. This article belongs the "GPAC industry use-cases" category which shows how industry actors use GPAC in their projects. Please click here to read the original version of this article. Creating HEVC videos in .mp4 and .ts...

Introducing the Bevara preservation solution

Introducing the Bevara preservation solution ARCHIVES 2015, Cleveland, OH, USA IBC 2015, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Bevara Bevara introduces a new way to preserve your digital data. The Bevara solution leaves your data untouched i.e. there is never any loss due to format conversion or need to do format migration. Preserved...

An interview with StreamRoot, the company that makes popular video events flawless

An interview with StreamRoot, the company that makes popular video events flawless Featured Start-up! This place is dedicated to support some interesting start-ups of our ecosystem. Most of them use the technologies that we designed or implemented. Feel free to contact them if you like what they do! If you...

How Bitmovin leverage MP4Box to package their contents for their bitdash player

How Bitmovin leverage MP4Box to package their contents for their bitdash player This is an invited article from Bitmovin. This article belongs the "GPAC industry use-cases" category which shows how industry actors use GPAC in their projects. Please click here to read the original version of this article. MPEG-DASH Generation...

[IBC 2014] DASH AVC/264 support in GPAC

[IBC 2014] DASH AVC/264 support in GPAC Thanks to a joint effort of GPAC Licensing, EBU and DASH-IF, the open-source multimedia framework GPAC now has support for the DASH Industry Forum DASH AVC/264 profile... and beyond! In this article we are going show you how to setup GPAC for your...

Diving into ultra-low latency for live using MPEG-DASH

Diving into ultra-low latency for live using MPEG-DASH Low latency with HTTP-streaming (segment-based) technologies is a challenge. In particular MPEG-DASH is gaining adoption among international industry consortiums such as DVB with DVB DASH or ETSI with HbbTV 2.0 (not published yet), with a growing focus on live use-cases. For such...

What is a standard and what does it cover? (featuring a MPEG-DASH case study)

What is a standard and what does it cover? (featuring a MPEG-DASH case study) In this article, I am going to cover one of the most common questions in the multimedia field: what is a standard and what does it cover? Once you have read this article, you will notice...

HbbTV: reference software, test-sets, and compliance checkers are important

Reference software, test-sets, and compliance checkers are important Before the summer, we were invited to a private 4K demonstration from several vendors. The GPAC team had provided its Osmo player for HEVC playback with DASH on Android. There were also other demonstrations. In particular we saw a booth with some...