Mux is building the future of online video infrastructure. They started off by building Mux Data, a best-in-class performance analytics tool that’s trusted by developers at companies like Vimeo, Robinhood, CBS Interactive, Discovery, PBS, and TED. Billions of monitored streams later, they launched Mux Video, a simple API for video hosting, encoding, and streaming. Take any video file or live stream and make it play beautifully at scale on any device, powered by magical-feeling features like automatic thumbnails, animated GIFs, and data-driven encoding decisions.
Video has become the primary vehicle for interaction with the outside world, and the global pandemic has only increased the importance of video. Besides traditional video platform, more applications are adding streaming or live video such as e-commerce, entertainment and education. Mux is a video API that bring video infrastructure of large media companies to any developers. The Mux team was legendary in this field. They built the first cloud video encoding service acquired by Brightcove and the most popular web-based open source player – Video.js.