Archives for Jan Ozer

Jan Ozer is a leading expert on H.264, H.265, VP9, and AV1 encoding for live and on-demand production. Jan develops training courses for streaming media professionals, provides testing services to encoder developers, and helps video producers perfect their encoding ladders and deploy new codecs. He’s a contributing editor to Streaming Media Magazine and blogs at

How to Choose the Right Encoder for Facebook Live

June 4, 2018

What's the best Facebook Live encoder? We'll look at the strengths and weaknesses of common encoding solutions for Facebook Live streaming.

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AI in Video Production and Delivery

February 26, 2018

In this post, we’ll explore AI, machine learning and deep learning; discuss their primary applications to video encoding and streaming delivery; and look at their other applications in video production.

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The Codec Market in 2018

January 22, 2018

In this article, I’ll review what happened last year in the codec world, talk about what to expect this year and conclude with a brief discussion about how this might affect different types of publishers.

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