Diploma thesis describes the new video coding standard HEVC. It also describes the making of HM open coded reference software for coding video with HEVC standard.
The thesis introduces the reader to the subject by finishing the task of reading and explain the development, operation and history of video codecs.
The second chapter describes the development of video coding standards, and the description of the currently most used video coding standard H.264 / AVC.
The third chapter describes the new video coding standard HEVC. It also describes all the elements of the structure of HEVC video standard.
The fourth chapter introduces an open source reference implementation software, and all necessary for the production thereof. It also describes the individual parameters of the program, which can be changed during the encoding, in order to achieve best efficiency.
The fifth section provides conclusions.