Why do I need Ankoder?
Integrate once and off load all your encoding needs to our flexible enterprise class solution. Pay per use model allows you to scale scale infinitely while minimizing your infrastructure costs and management overheads. Our solution is designed to be easily integrated and encodes the best quality videos for your audiences on a wide range of web and mobile devices. We let you focus on your core business and support your growth with updated video encoding features.
How does Ankoder work?
Through our REST based XML API, you can transfer your files to our system. Once uploaded, you create and designate encoding templates and delivery destinations, and then start the encoding job.
Who is Ankoder designed for?
Are you a website operator looking for white label video platforms? Are you in the business of providing and delivering videos to a wide audience on different web and mobile devices? Our robust cloud-based video solution can further automate your workflow and free up valuable resources to focus on feature and performance enhancements: Brightcove player customization, content targeting, social media and community-building tools, language localization, and so much more.
How do I get my videos into Ankoder?
Several transfer methods are supported.
- Upload directly through the management console.
- Enter a URL, FTP or SFTP connection for a file and our system will pull it automatically.
Where do I store my videos?
We do not provide storage or streaming service. You can easily store and stream videos by setting up an S3 account with Amazon. Our system will send the videos and thumbnails to your server specified by your user settings. The bandwidth between our servers and US based S3 buckets are free.
What formats does it support?
|Input Formats||Output Formats|
MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, Xvid
Flash FLV (VP6, Sorenson Spark/H.263+)
WMV1, WMV2 - Windows Media
FLV - H.263
FLV - H.264 with moov atom hinting
MP4 - H.264 for Apple iPhone/iPod, IPTV, HD
AVI - MPEG-4, Xvid
3GP/3G2 for mobile
WMV1, WMV2 - Windows Media Video
Ogg Theora (Thusnelda)
How will I be charged?
Ankoder has a flexible prepay system that is suitable for everyone.
Usage is priced by encoding bandwidth. Encoding bandwith is the sum of source video size and transcoded video sizes. Please refer to Pricing for more details