VVC


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 […]

The Explorers and Ateme launch VVC-based pop-up channel

The Explorers, a collaborative global media platform focusing on the natural world and video technology outfit Ateme have launched a new OTT live channel using the VVC next-generation compression codec.  The channel will be hosted from now until December 11 on the Akamai CDN. The OTT channel, launched with Ateme for a one-month month period, is […]