Bitmovin powers the world's largest OTT online video providers with video developer tools, built by industry experts. With Bitmovin's Encoding, Player and Analytics products, redefine the viewer experience, while drastically lowering streaming costs. Bitmovin is a young and dynamic multimedia company. Their principal expertise is in the domain of information and communication technologies for audio-visual networks, in particular for HTTP streaming services and embedded multimedia applications.
Additionally, bitmovin provides consulting and standardization services, specifically towardsISO/IEC MPEG. Bitmovin multimedia is a spin-of company of the Alpen-Adria-University Klagenfurt, where most of their experts come from, and the ALICANTE EU FP7-ICT project. Together with the University they are still investigated in all kinds of research in the field of multimedia and especially in state of the art standardization at this sector e.g. ISO/IEC MPEG.
Their highly skilled and motivated employees work in their offices in the Lakeside Science & Technology Park, Building B01. Bitmovin offers API-based products to help developers solve the most complex video problems with cloud native software that runs anywhere.
The company was founded in 2013 by Stefan Lederer, Christopher Müller and Christian Timmerer. Bitmovin is based in San Francisco, CA, USA and Klagenfurt, Austria and privately owned. The company's investors include Atomico, Dawn Capital, YCombinator (YC S15), SpeedInvest and Constantia Industries