A wide variety of commercial client and player component software is already available for the playback of MPEG-DASH. This page details the client software available today from DASH Industry Forum members:
Aricent has developed a feature-rich DASH Streaming player that supports the delivery of MPEG-DASH (Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP). The DASH SDK is a media applications development framework which addresses the interoperability and convergence needs to provide a rich and enjoyable user experience.
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In addition to MPEG-DASH, Aricent also has deep domain expertise in Multimedia solutions and Streaming stacks like RTSP/ RTP, Progressive Download, HTTP Live Streaming, Microsoft Smooth Streaming, and Video & Voice Solutions. Our multimedia frameworks are deployed in over 120 million devices annually and have been shipped in over 700 million devices across the globe to date.
For further information got to http://www.aricent.com/software/media-and-entertainment-software.html
AvidBeam Technologies is a leading organization focusing on multimedia services and products innovation to deliver the best Video experience to end users over any network. AvidBeam’s technology strengths are based on world-class R&D team composed of media architects, software engineers and computer scientists with a proven track-record in technologies such as media streaming, videoconferencing, platform context awareness, wearables and Internet of Things video needs.
AvidBeam has developed a Peer-to-Peer Inspired, Novel and Enhanced Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP application (PINE DASH). Please check AvidBeam YouTube channel for a video that illustrates a comparison between AvidBeam’s PINE DASH vs basic rate-based DASH. The evaluation of both techniques affirmed the fact that PINE DASH has led to significant increases in both download rates (279%) and quality indicators such as media bitrates (41%) which resulted in compelling improvement in the quality of end-user’s video-streaming experience.
AvidBeam DASH Video Streaming Client SDK supports:
For Further information please visit www.avidbeam.com
bitdash™ is a suite of highly optimized MPEG-DASH clients for various platforms and devices, delivering the best streaming performance and user experience, particular in adverse (mobile) network conditions. Bitdash is based on HTML5 with a Flash fallback. The MPEG-DASH player supports the most common streaming servers like bitcodin, Wowza, nginx, Path1, Unified Streaming, Akamai etc. An API, DRM, Ads support and reporting are just a few of the many interesting features of the player.
For further information and your free player trial please have a look on www.dash-player.com
BuyDRM’s KeyOS Platform offers three DASH-centric technologies including: Smooth DRM CENC Encryption and Licensing platform, KeyOS Media Server for Muxing, Encryption and Delivery and KeyOS Device DRM Agents for Android and iOS.
For DASH support we provide fully-mature development SDKs which include complete documentation, sample playback applications, a 24/7/365 Development Support Team and when necessary, direct support from our SDK Development engineering group.
Our Android SDK includes our very popular Android player with our Device DRM Agent for Android. This player is highly customizable and supports all of today’s popular consumer scenarios. We support live, on-demand, streaming and download offline playback in our KeyOS Device DRM Agent for iOS and our KeyOS Device DRM Agent for Android.
KeyOS Device DRM Features:
BuyDRM™ is a leading provider of DRM Services and Solutions for the entertainment, enterprise and education industries with customers spanning the globe. With 12 years of market-leading experience in implementing commercial DRM solutions and media technologies, BuyDRM™ has amassed substantial success stories for many of today’s largest brands. BuyDRM’s™ customers include Amazon’s Audible, Showtime Networks Inc., Warner Brothers, NBC Universal, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony Crackle, Alliance Films, HBO GO Europe and HBO GO Asia, the BBC, Microsoft Xbox Music, Microsoft Production Studios, Microsoft IT, FotoKem, By Deluxe and Intertrust’s SyncTV.
For more information please visit http://www.buydrm.com
castLabs pioneers software and cloud services for digital video markets worldwide. We understand how building video players can present a heavy development effort, especially when considering the selection of screens consumers wish to use.
Our range of PRESTOplay software development kits (SDKs) save time and money by greatly simplifying player application development across desktops, mobiles, TVs, game consoles, set-top-boxes, and VR.
PRESTOplay provides the versatility to create high-quality bespoke players for your customer’s preferred screens offering them rich playback experiences they expect. Available with support for popular streaming technologies and a fully customizable UI, service providers benefit from integration efficiency with an extensive set of features ready-to-use. DRM-encrypted live, on-demand, and offline adaptive bitrate playback using the latest standards has never been easier!
For further information contact http://www.castlabs.com
Digital Primates is an elite consultancy focused on high performance client-side applications. With specialties in video, mobile and enterprise development, Digital Primates has built video players for some of the world’s most watched live events,
InterDigital is offering an SDK for design of DASH streaming clients for mobile devices, such as Android smartphones and tablets. A unique feature of the InterDigital SDK is the capability to optimize video delivery based on analysis of user behavior and viewing conditions, including the user’s proximity to the display, display density, and ambient light. Such optimizations result in reduced bandwidth needs, easing load on wireless networks and improving user experience.
More information about InterDigital user-aware video technology and DASH client SDK can be found at User-Adaptive-Streaming_White-Paper_04_16_2013-1.pdf or by searching for “video streaming” at http://vault.interdigital.com.
OnStream® MediaPlayer+ is a commercial multimedia player development kit enabling cross-platform content retrieval and playback on connected devices including mobile handsets, tablets, laptops, desktops, set-top boxes, and smart TVs.
The OSMP+ toolkit incorporates a set of highly optimized software multimedia codecs for popular formats (HEVC/H.265, H.264, AAC, etc.), as well as support for multiple live and VOD streaming protocols, including MPEG-DASH. Our DASH protocol solution is constantly validated by continuous inter-operability testing with a dozen encoding/streaming partners.
The toolkit includes must-haves such as support for closed captions, subtitles, multi-language, multi-audio, 3rd party DRM integration, ad insertion, and player analytics. Providers can further differentiate their service with premium sound, Dolby® for example.
Deployed globally with large and small content delivery operators, the player provides a high-quality, reliable, and consistent user experience across platforms such as Android, iOS, Windows, and Mac OS. Cross-platform development is facilitated through the uniform APIs. The code base is device/CPU/OS independent and solves the fragmentation problem.
VisualOn, Inc. is a Silicon Valley-based multimedia software company that enables rich entertainment experiences across mobile and connected devices. VisualOn’s unique patented technology is designed for ease of integration, with optimized quality, performance, and minimal power consumption.
For more information, please visit www.visualon.com.
THEOplayer is the leading HTML5 based video player is delivering a world-class viewer experience with no plugins. THEOplayer has support for HLS and MPEG-DASH fully in HTML5. It removes the need for plug-ins such as Flash or Silverlight, or streaming video content with multiple protocols. THEOplayer has proven compatibility with industry-leading solutions for streaming, DRM and Dynamic Ad Insertion. It dramatically simplifies distributing video content online.
Qualcomm has developed a DASH streaming client for the Android platform running on Snapdragon processors. The Qualcomm DASH client is integrated with the Android multimedia framework, which allows the client to be utilized from any application or the web browser. The Qualcomm DASH client supports both the on-demand and live profile. The optimized rate adaptation algorithms are tuned on Snapdragon to handle the highly variable wireless channels common in 3G/4G systems. Qualcomm is committed to making DASH a success and makes its Qualcomm DASH client available to its OEM partners in the most recent versions of Snapdragon processors.
For further infomation contact Aytac Biber <abiber at qti.qualcomm.com>
Streamline content delivery to mobile devices
In a multi-platform world, distributing media consistently can be a challenge. Helix SDK for Android is the ready-to-go development package that lets you easily extend your content and services to Android. With full support for MPEG-DASH, Helix SDK turns Android devices 2.2 – 4.x into MPEG-DASH-compatible playback clients.
Helix SDK lets you:
Helix SDK is part of the Helix Media Delivery Platform from RealNetworks which helps organizations encode, manage and securely deliver media for a wide range of platforms, formats and devices.
StreamOne Player is a flexible high-performance html5 video player which prefers DASH, but also supports HLS and progressive streaming. It offers support for VAST/VPAID advertising, advanced analytics/events, skinning, plugins. A product overview can be supplied if required. More information and a preliminary demo are available here: https://www.streamone.nl/player