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MainConcept is the leading provider of high-quality codec and streaming SDKs for the broadcast, film, consumer electronics, computer software, medical imaging and security markets. Our technologies enable current industry standards such as AVC/H.264, HEVC/H.265, MPEG-1/2, DNxHD / DNxHR, DVCPRO 25/50/HD, JPEG 2000, AAC, HE-AAC, MPEG Audio Layer 1/2/3, Dolby Digital and many more. For complete format support the product portfolio also includes corresponding multiplexers and demultiplexers for MXF, ISO BMFF, MPEG-2 Transport streams, encoding and packaging for MPEG-DASH, HLS as well as real time streaming, and ABR playback.

The global list of customers include some of the most respected international companies such as Adobe, Imagine Communications, Microsoft, AVID, Autodesk, Sony, and Panasonic. MainConcept is a wholly owned subsidiary of NeuLion, Inc.

In addition to the standard, free 60-day evaluation support for our SDKs, MainConcept is offering DPP members additional 3 months (90 days) free integration support to help you jump-start your project and enable AS-11 compliant content creation in your apps.

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The MainConcept AVC/H.264 Codec Packages offer fast encoding and decoding speeds in excellent quality for your products in all profiles and levels supported by the standard. The encoder includes pre-configured templates for many media and devices, including adaptive streaming formats like MPEG-DASH and Apple HLS as well as for professional camcorder formats such as Panasonic AVC-Intra Class 50, 100, AVC-Ultra (AVC-I 200), Sony XAVC and XAVC-S compliant content.
The optional 4:2:2 and 10-bit support makes this MainConcept SDK package the ideal technology for all broadcast production, ingest and playout solutions. The MainConcept AVC/H.264 Decoder offers real-time decoding speeds in various profiles supported by the standard, incl. professional camcorder formats from Sony and Panasonic.

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Ingest, Transcoding & Streaming

The MainConcept Transcoding SDK consists of a powerful encoding & decoding engine supporting all renowned MainConcept codecs. It works as an additional layer above the popular MainConcept Codec SDK, so developers do not need to manage the numerous codec settings and parameters required for transcoding. Due to the extensive format support, the transcoding engine offers highest flexibility to generate streams that are compliant to numerous devices and renowned media, such as Blu-ray Disc, Apple mobile devices, the DivX Certification profiles, but also professional camcorder formats, such as the whole Sony XDCAM portfolio and Panasonic P2 AVC-Intra and DVCPRO.

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