MainConcept - for Developers, for Professionals, for End-Users
MainConcept™ is a leading provider of video codec technology, ranging in offerings from software development kits, transcoding applications and plugins serving professional video production, multimedia, broadcast, digital signage, medical, and security industries. Our engineering and development teams focus solely on creating encoding and decoding components for video and audio content, enabling us to provide best of breed solutions to our customers. In addition to outstanding products, our attention to detail and devotion to customer support and satisfaction is geared to not only meet, but exceed the expectations of even the most demanding customers.

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For Developers - Software Development Kits
In a world of growing business and consumer demand for content “anytime, anywhere,” it is essential to deliver high-quality solutions quickly to support the latest digital delivery formats and codec requirements. MainConcept SDKs are ideal for third- party integration, and thanks to a common API architecture, help enable fast and efficient implementation of additional codecs and formats. MainConcept SDKs enable solutions serving broadcasters, camera manufacturers, CE manufacturers, post-production facilities and medical and surveillance equipment manufacturers requiring top-tier codec support. The extensive library of digital video components includes industry standard codecs such as HEVC/H.265, AVC/H.264 as well as MPEG-2 powering next generation standards like MPEG-DASH, Apple HLS, Ultra HD 4K/8K, as well as professional camcorder formats including P2 DVCPRO, AVC-Intra, AVC-Ultra, XDCAM and XAVC.

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For Professionals - Live & File-based Encoding Solutions
MainConcept offers ready-to-use solutions of live and VOD transcoding for professional users. They can be either user as a standalone products for server-based transcoding for OTT platforms or CDNs, but also integrated into existing workflow via command-line control. Finally, there is a desktop application for performing quick transcoding tasks quickly and highly efficient.

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For End-Users - Plug-Ins & Decoder Packs
MainConcept plug-ins provide advanced codec functionality to a number of 3rd party applications from Adobe and Sony for a highly improved user experience. The various decoding products enable playback of popular consumer, professional and broadcast formats on Windows operating systems for all solutions supporting DirectShow.

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