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MainConcept Releases Multi-Platform ProRes Decoder SDK 1.0

Customers can now license new MainConcept® SDK enabling native ingest of ProRes content from MOV and MXF sources

Aachen, Germany – February 05, 2019 – MainConcept, a leading provider of video codec technology, today announced the availability of a cross-platform SDK enabling developers to ingest Apple ProRes video from MOV and MXF containers in any software solution or workflow.

Apple ProRes is a major format used in professional production environments. The bitstream syntax of this intra-frame codec was publicly released as SMPTE RDD-36 in 2015. While ProRes video was originally designed to be carried in QuickTime“s MOV containers, SMPTE RDD-44 adds storage of ProRes in MXF file format for IMF-based workflows.

The MainConcept ProRes Decoder SDK 1.0 is now available for licensing to support native ingest from both MOV and MXF container formats for use in transcoding, editing and player applications without the need to install any 3rd party tools. MainConcept is first to offer a SDK for professional licensing that allows import and real-time playback of ProRes footage on Windows, macOS and Linux.

„MainConcept“s professional customers have been requesting support for Apple ProRes for quite some time,“ said Thomas Kramer, VP Product Management for MainConcept. „We are elated to be the first to solve real-world video production workflow challenges, like decoding of ProRes on Linux, in addition to supporting native ingest of ProRes in both MOV and MXF containers on all major operating systems.“

For more information about MainConcept ProRes Decoder SDK 1.0, please visit https://www.mainconcept.com/prores-decoder
The MainConcept ProRes Decoder SDK and other codec packages are available for immediate licensing. Contact us for a free evaluation trial.

About MainConcept
MainConcept is a leading provider of video codec technology, ranging in offerings from software development kits, microservice modules and transcoding applications 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. MainConcept is headquartered in Aachen, Germany. For more information about MainConcept, visit www.mainconcept.com

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Press Contact: Thomas Kramer | thomas.kramer@mainconcept.com | +49 241 401080

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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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MainConcept Announces Multi-Platform ProRes Decoding SDK

Brand new MainConcept® SDK enabling Ingest of ProRes material from MOV and MXF sources

MainConcept Announces Multi-Platform ProRes Decoding SDK

Aachen, Germany – September 14, 2018 – MainConcept, a leading provider of video codec technology, today announced the release of a multi-platform SDK enabling application developers to ingest Apple ProRes video from MOV and MXF containers in any workflow.
Apple ProRes has become one of the most frequently used intermediate formats in media production. The ProRes bitstream syntax was published as SMPTE RDD-36 in 2015. MainConcept is the first company to introduce a professional SDK for licensing, that allows ingest and real-time playback of ProRes content on all major platforms.
While ProRes video is originally stored in QuickTime (MOV) containers, SMPTE recently published RDD-44 which allows ProRes to be carried in MXF, making it perfectly suited for professional production workflows. The MainConcept ProRes Decoder SDK supports ingesting from both container formats for use in transcoding, editing and playback applications. The SDK is available for Windows, macOS and Linux platforms.
„MainConcept is always striving to be on the forefront of new codec standards,“ said Deacon Johnson, SVP Global Sales – Technology Licensing for MainConcept. „We“re very happy to be implementing ProRes decoding in our SDK. MainConcept SDKs provide the perfect framework to add new Codecs, and ProRes was frequently requested by our customers. Now we are able to offer native ingest of ProRes. The fact that ProRes can also be included in MXF underlines the significance of this format in the professional production space.“
For more information about MainConcept ProRes Decoder SDK, please visit https://www.mainconcept.com/prores-decoder
The MainConcept ProRes Decoder SDK and other codec packages are available for licensing soon. Contact us for a free evaluation trial.
About MainConcept
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. MainConcept is headquartered in Aachen, Germany and is a subsidiary of NeuLion, LLC. For more information about MainConcept, visit www.mainconcept.com

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Press Contact: Thomas Kramer | thomas.kramer@neulion.com | +49 241 401080

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.

Company-Contact
MainConcept GmbH
Philipp Harmuth
Elisabethstr. 1
52062 Aachen
Phone: 0241 4010843
E-Mail: philipp.harmuth@neulion.com
Url: http://www.mainconcept.com

Press
MainConcept
Philipp Harmuth
Elisabethstr. 1
52062 Aachen
Phone: 0241 4010843
E-Mail: philipp.harmuth@neulion.com
Url: http://www.mainconcept.com