Frauenhofer HHI

Bitmovin incorporates H.266/VVC into encoding platform

Video compression specialist Bitmovin has incorporated the new H.266/Versatile Video Coding (VVC) standard into its encoding platform. The new codec was created by the Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute (Fraunhofer HHI), a research institute in the development of mobile and fixed broadband communication networks. Bitmovin has been an early mover in testing H.266/VVC for real use […]

SES teams with Heinrich Hertz Institute for VR over satellite

Satellite operator SES is teaming up with Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute (HHI) at IBC to demonstrate the transmission of a 10K x 2K panoramic video signal via satellite to multiple devices. The panoramic signal will be received at the SES stand at IBC and transmitted to an Ultra HD display, as well as a set […]