Steve Heffernan

Steve Heffernan
Cofounder and Head of Product , Mux

Website | @heff

Steve Heffernan is a web video enthusiast. He is the creator of Video.js, an open source HTML5 video player. He is also a founder of Zencoder, a cloud-based video transcoding service, which was acquired by Brightcove – the largest online video platform, where Steve is now loving life working full-time on Video.js and other open source projects.


Web Performance, Mission City Ballroom B1
Steve Heffernan (Mux), David LaPalomento (Brightcove, Inc.)
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Nobody likes slow video, but it doesn't have to be that way. In this session we'll explore the most performant technologies and techniques for processing video and delivering it to your viewers, including faster player loading (HTML5 + Flash), bit rate switching, peer-to-peer video, CDNs, fast and scalable transcoding, better video file compression, and accelerated file uploads. Read more.


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