HEVC: The Past, Present & Future Explained

Originally Aired

Thursday September 7, 2017

The benefits of leveraging the exceptionally efficient video compression techniques of HEVC / H.265 – with no sacrifice to video quality – are well known. But Apple’s recent commitment to hardware support raises questions, such as…

  1. Which companies currently use HEVC? 
  2. How does HEVC fit into their workflows? 
  3. What must I do now to be ready for the future? 

In this webcast, we’ll explain how we got here, discuss the ways AWS Elemental implements HEVC, show you how our customers use it, and look at where HEVC is headed. Reserve your seat now.

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Dan Gehred

Dan Gehred

Solutions Marketing Manager - Compression, AWS Elemental


Dan Gehred, Solutions Marketing Manager for Compression at AWS Elemental, is responsible for product marketing for all compression software products. Dan has over 15 years of experience building and marketing digital media applications.

Dan Germain

Dan Germain

Sr. Product Manager Compression – VOD, AWS Elemental


With over 30 years of industry experience in the international media marketplace, Dan is passionate about technology, developing new standards, promoting positive change and business approaches to enhanced profitability.