Welcome to the Mux Blog

We’re a team of engineers, marketers, designers, all passionate about video and the work we create together. Welcome to our blog about video.
01/21/20
4 min read

No BART terminals were hacked in the making of this ad

Bonnie Pecevichby Bonnie Pecevich
In the process of creating a BART ad for the first time, we had some learnings that we thought we would share that could hopefully help someone else on their out-of-home ad buying journey.
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In the process of creating a BART ad for the first time, we had some learnings that we thought we would share that could hopefully help someone else on their out-of-home ad buying journey.
11/27/19
4 min read

The building blocks of connected fitness

Eric Eliaby Eric Elia
Mux announces partnerships with coaching and music platforms to power the next generation of fitness products.
The building blocks of connected fitness
Mux announces partnerships with coaching and music platforms to power the next generation of fitness products.
11/06/19
7 min read

Patterns and anti-patterns in company values

Jon Dahlby Jon Dahl
Company values can be exceedingly valuable, or they can be beyond worthless. You’ve probably rolled your eyes at company values at some point. Every time I see a list like “quality, integrity, and re ...
Patterns and anti-patterns in company values
Company values can be exceedingly valuable, or they can be beyond worthless. You’ve probably rolled your eyes at company values at some point. Every time I see a list like “quality, integrity, and re ...
11/01/19
2 min read

Mux Contributor Program

Dylan Jhaveriby Dylan Jhaveri
Mux officially has a contributor program! We have a lot of open source repos and we love accepting contributions from outside developers. One obvious place to contribute is our open sourced API SDKs ...
Mux officially has a contributor program! We have a lot of open source repos and we love accepting contributions from outside developers. One obvious place to contribute is our open sourced API SDKs ...
09/24/19
3 min read

Why we speak

Matthew McClureby Matthew McClure
At Mux, we encourage everyone across all teams to participate in speaking opportunities. Read about why we feel so strongly about its value.
Why we speak
At Mux, we encourage everyone across all teams to participate in speaking opportunities. Read about why we feel so strongly about its value.
08/14/19
6 min read

What’s coming at Mux

Jon Dahlby Jon Dahl
Mux announced this morning that we’ve raised $20M in Series B funding from Evolution, Accel, Y Combinator, and others. On one level, we’re really excited about this. Evolution, Accel, and YC are all ...
What’s coming at Mux
Mux announced this morning that we’ve raised $20M in Series B funding from Evolution, Accel, Y Combinator, and others. On one level, we’re really excited about this. Evolution, Accel, and YC are all ...
08/08/19
4 min read

Dylan Jhaveri: Why I Joined Mux

Dylan Jhaveriby Dylan Jhaveri
Having worked in the video streaming space for the past 4 years at Crowdcast, I’ve been following the ecosystem closely. Mux first came on my radar in 2018.
Dylan Jhaveri: Why I Joined Mux
Having worked in the video streaming space for the past 4 years at Crowdcast, I’ve been following the ecosystem closely. Mux first came on my radar in 2018.
07/22/19
4 min read

How Mux Routed Around a Major Network Outage

Scott Kidderby Scott Kidder
Learn how Mux Video performed during the Verizon BGP networking incident, and how dynamic CDN selection can help reduce the impact of network outages.
How Mux Routed Around a Major Network Outage
Learn how Mux Video performed during the Verizon BGP networking incident, and how dynamic CDN selection can help reduce the impact of network outages.
04/03/19
4 min read

Now is the right time to join Mux

Jon Dahlby Jon Dahl
Mux is hiring for a number of positions right now - everything from engineering to sales to customer success. We're hiring because Mux is growing. We tripled the business in 2018, and think we might ...
Now is the right time to join Mux
Mux is hiring for a number of positions right now - everything from engineering to sales to customer success. We're hiring because Mux is growing. We tripled the business in 2018, and think we might ...
03/13/18
6 min read

How we got a 3-letter domain on a startup budget

Lauren Whiteby Lauren White
Are you starting a new business or rebranding, and wondering how to get a coveted short domain? Our story at Mux can help you negotiate a deal structure that works for you.
How we got a 3-letter domain on a startup budget
Are you starting a new business or rebranding, and wondering how to get a coveted short domain? Our story at Mux can help you negotiate a deal structure that works for you.
03/13/18
6 min read

Build vs. buy: patterns and antipatterns

Jon Dahlby Jon Dahl
Build or buy? This decision gets made dozens of times every year by engineering teams, small and large. It's an important decision, affecting roadmaps, productivity, team composition, and customer ha ...
Build vs. buy: patterns and antipatterns
Build or buy? This decision gets made dozens of times every year by engineering teams, small and large. It's an important decision, affecting roadmaps, productivity, team composition, and customer ha ...
05/05/17
8 min read

Monitoring and Architecting for Failure at Mux

Matt Wardby Matt Ward
Regardless of your background, you probably have experienced some kind of failure, but did you know exactly when and how that failure happened?
Monitoring and Architecting for Failure at Mux
Regardless of your background, you probably have experienced some kind of failure, but did you know exactly when and how that failure happened?
04/18/17
5 min read

Video is exploding and Mux raises a Series A

Jon Dahlby Jon Dahl
Mux has raised a $9M Series A funding round from Accel. We’ve created the most accurate and actionable analytics platform for video performance.
Video is exploding and Mux raises a Series A
Mux has raised a $9M Series A funding round from Accel. We’ve created the most accurate and actionable analytics platform for video performance.
08/31/16
4 min read

Why the creators of Zencoder and Video.js started Mux

Jon Dahlby Jon Dahl
For the last seven months, Mux has been hard at work on a performance analytics platform for online video publishers. Our product gives customers like PBS, IGN , and Funny or Die more informatio ...
Why the creators of Zencoder and Video.js started Mux
For the last seven months, Mux has been hard at work on a performance analytics platform for online video publishers. Our product gives customers like PBS, IGN , and Funny or Die more informatio ...
08/17/16
1 min read

Introducing Mux (the blog)

Jon Dahlby Jon Dahl
Welcome to the Mux blog! Stay tuned for company news, product updates, and articles about online video technology and performance. In the meantime, here are some helpful resources. Sign up for Mux Do ...
Introducing Mux (the blog)
Welcome to the Mux blog! Stay tuned for company news, product updates, and articles about online video technology and performance. In the meantime, here are some helpful resources. Sign up for Mux Do ...