ATEME Rolls Out Kyrion File Encoder 2.0 for MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 Video

ATEME(tm) SA (Bièvres, France), an acknowledged leader in MPEG-4 video compression solutions, announced the release of Kyrion® File Encoder 2.0. Kyrion File Encoder 2.0 is a complete solution for MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 content production. Built on ATEME’s renowned video encoding technology, it includes a range of software components for pre-processing, video encoding, audio encoding and multiplexing while offering excellent bandwidth efficiency. Optimized for the Video on Demand (VOD) market, Kyrion File Encoder 2.0 allows broadcasters, content aggregators, and operators to produce high quality video content while ensuring interoperability with set top boxes and VOD servers.

“Kyrion is benefiting from ATEME’s in-house H.264 codec core expertise as well as years of experience in dealing with video quality and decoder interoperability,” says Sylvain Riviere, Vice President of Marketing at ATEME, “With KFE 2.0 we are proud to offer a best of class SD and HDTV H.264 ingest solution to our customers requiring high quality video compliant streams for their VOD services.”

In order to address the needs of 24/7 VOD service providers, ATEME Kyrion File Encoder 2.0 features multi-level automation functions and full compatibility with third party workflow systems. In addition, Kyrion File Encoder 2.0 supports multi-track audio, closed captioning, and subtitling enabling broadcasters and operators to offer greater benefits to their end customers.

ATEME is a world-leading provider of MPEG-4/H.264 video compression solutions. ATEME’s renowned technology supports both standard and HD content, deployed across any platform – from mobile to Ultra HD. ATEME provides broadcasters, telcos and security providers with unmatched compression quality and bandwidth efficiency.

ATEME(tm) and Kyrion® are trademarks of ATEME SA.