Partner: Media Excel
Multi-screen encoder/transcoder for live.

Media Excel defines the adaptive bitrate, multi-device transcoding standard for multi-screen video delivery. The HERO product line enables Live and File workflows in a single platform, and delivers content to over 400 million multi-screen subscribers worldwide. Media Excel’s five 9s reliability powers the 24/7, mission critical deployments of Fortune 500 companies and global brands in Broadcast, Cable, Satellite, IPTV, Pay TV, OTT/TVE, Mobile and Government/DoD.



  • Superior visual quality, with the best performance and high density
  • Hybrid software and hardware encoding solution with CPU, GPU and SoC
  • Up to 150% higher performance than HERO’s predecessor
  • Ultra-low Latency e2e mode for OTT
  • Supports all major video/audio codecs
  • Hybrid adaptive bitrate outputs, with multiple protocols and multiple simultaneous publishing points
  • Content-aware adaptive bitrate control (CABR) for optimal use of bandwidth
  • Native advert insertion/signalling and DRM integration
  • Output synchronisation from multiple camera inputs
  • Multi-channel UHD 4K OTT encoding/transcoding
  • Flexible workflow: switchable between live and file mode

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