Company Overview

MainConcept® is a leading provider of video, audio codec and streaming technology, ranging in offerings from core components for integration into professional and consumer applications to highly flexible microservices with MainConcept libraries in pre-packaged containers. MainConcept customers are developing software products or services for video production, multimedia, broadcast, digital signage, medical, and security industries. Since 25 years our engineering teams focus on creating highest quality components for video and audio codecs, enabling best of breed solutions to our customers. With numerous global technology partners, MainConcept is the most trusted brand for high quality broadcast SDKs that meet customers manifold expectations. Our world-wide engineering support team of highly skilled experts guarantees a smooth integration of MainConcept SDKs with fast go-to-market for customer’s final products.

Adobe Integrations Overview

Adobe Creative Cloud products integrate MainConcept’s professional Codecs for support of a wide range of ingest and output formats including Sony XAVC, XDCAM or Panasonic AVC Ultra, as well as latest HEVC/H.265 and 360/VR. In addition, Adobe Premiere Pro CC makes use of the highly optimized and frame-accurate MainConcept SmartRender SDK for native editing of compressed video files.

Key Differentiators

MainConcept offers the largest codec and format library available today, including support for most professional camcorder formats from Sony, Panasonic, Canon, etc., and are rewarded for performance, quality and reliability. MainConcept SDK components are easy to integrate, and, thanks to a common API architecture, help enable fast and efficient implementation of additional codecs and formats. A worldwide team of highly trained support engineers is available during development and integration time, and makes sure to provide timely feedback, so you don’t need to rely on the community without a clear guidance.

Adobe Products we support:

  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Media Encoder
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Premiere Pro