Getting Started

Transform is a powerful cloud transcoding service that leverages Telestream's deep expertise in post-production, broadcast and OTT media distribution. Transform provides a rich feature set including:

  • All major video, audio, metadata and subtitle file formats.
  • A broad range of video and audio codecs.
  • Subtitle and closed caption insertion, extraction and conversion.
  • High Dynamic Range (HDR) and Wide Color Gamut (WCG) color space conversion.
  • Adaptive Bitrate (ABR) packaging for OTT delivery.
  • Industry standard encryption formats and DRM providers.
  • AD marker insertion and stream conditioning.
  • Content assembly, video/graphic overlays and audio mixing.

This section introduces the core concepts you'll need to understand before using the Transform service through the web console or the API.

For tested composition examples and API templates, see: