Amazon Elastic Transcoder vs Cloudinary: What are the differences?
What is Amazon Elastic Transcoder? Media transcoding in the cloud using Amazon EC2. Convert or transcode media files from their source format into versions that will playback on devices like smartphones, tablets and PCs. Create a transcoding “job” specifying the location of your source media file and how you want it transcoded. Amazon Elastic Transcoder also provides transcoding presets for popular output formats. All these features are available via service API, AWS SDKs and the AWS Management Console.
What is Cloudinary? An end-to-end image & video management solution for your web and mobile applications. Cloudinary is a cloud-based service that streamlines websites and mobile applications' entire image and video management needs - uploads, storage, administration, manipulations, and delivery.
Amazon Elastic Transcoder and Cloudinary are primarily classified as "Media Transcoding" and "Image Processing and Management" tools respectively.
Some of the features offered by Amazon Elastic Transcoder are:
- Amazon Elastic Transcoder runs your transcoding jobs using the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2). Built to work with content you store in Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3)
- Automatically receive status of your transcoding jobs via Amazon Simple Notification Service (Amazon SNS)
- Query the status of transcoding jobs.
On the other hand, Cloudinary provides the following key features:
- Upload images to a cloud-based storage
- Upload video to cloud-based storage
- Automatic backup and revision tracking
ebay, Red Bull, and TED are some of the popular companies that use Cloudinary, whereas Amazon Elastic Transcoder is used by Crowdsourced Testing, N49, and MyBhutan. Cloudinary has a broader approval, being mentioned in 114 company stacks & 38 developers stacks; compared to Amazon Elastic Transcoder, which is listed in 28 company stacks and 5 developer stacks.
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we used this as our image hosting site at talenthouse. helped the cloundinary team with the video integration as we were one of the first users. also helped patch the cloudinary scala library.
AWS Elastic Transcoder has helped us scale the thousands of video application uploads we get a month.
4 years of experience with Cloudinary for cloud-based image processing and CDN.