Pixel Xtream Leverages Patented Pixel Magic® Intelligent Video Enhancement to Go Beyond Existing Transcode Solutions

Redwood Shores, CA (May 12, 2009) – Ipera Technology, a pioneer in advanced video processing and enhancement technologies, announced today that the new Pixel Xtream transcoder application is now available for shipping. Ipera will demonstrate Pixel Xtream at Booth TT7 during the Streaming Media East Conference May 12–13, 2009 at the New York Hilton in New York City.

Pixel Xtream’s built-in intelligent video enhancement effortlessly delivers the best video quality possible, adapting to the ingested video to provide just the right mix of enhancements. In addition to significantly improved video quality, bit rates and bandwidth costs can also be dramatically reduced.

The application runs up to 3x faster on any platform than other software-based transcode solutions on the market, automatically adjusting to use the maximum CPU capabilities available. Combined with simple set-up, an intuitive GUI and workflow, and features like side-by-side preview, Pixel Xtream let users get mission critical operations up and running in minutes.

Available initially for Windows®-based computers, the new software supports all major input formats and containers including MPEG-1/2/4, DV, AVI, Quicktime, H.264, WMV. The most commonly used output formats and containers for Web and mobile platforms are also supported, including MPEG-2/4, MP4, FLV, WMV, and H.264.

Ian Xie, Ipera‘s CEO, explains the benefits of Pixel Xtream. “Pixel Xtream gives users the best return for their investment; Its unique intelligent video enhancement engine analyzes input video in real time, applying just the right enhancements to produce best in class transcoded video quality. Its unbeatable throughput gets more work done in a shorter amount of time than any competitive product. Lastly, Pixel Xtream’s intuitive GUI and workflow give users the ability to have mission critical operations up and running in just minutes.”

About Ipera Technology, Inc.
Headquartered in Redwood Shores, CA, Ipera Technology, Inc. focuses on leveraging its patent-pending video enhancement technology to deliver extremely efficient solutions that improve the video quality of a broad range of video-enabled business and consumer products. For more information, contact Ipera at 255 Shoreline Drive, Suite 515, Redwood City, CA 94065, or visit www.iperatech.com

Ipera PR Contact: Veronica Chu
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