Complete workflow, device and API parity with Azure Media Services


API-driven video infrastructure for modern live and on-demand video applications.

Whether a live stream or file, you can
manage transform stream protect
your video content.

We know your primary desire is to reach your audience on their devices. Knowing this, we have taken the same platform and technology that has delivered one billion live and on-demand streams to sports fans and made it accessible to you.

  • RTMP or SRT inputs
  • Single Bitrate or Multi-bitrate support
  • DASH and HLS outputs
  • Dynamic packaging and encryption
  • Live encoding or passthru with recording capability for archives

Our video encoders are used by the largest entertainment companies and broadcasters to deliver the best video quality possible to their audience. With MK.IO you benefit from this same level of performance.

  • Assets can be uploaded to your storage account or pulled from a secure url
  • Pre-configured customer transforms allow maximum control
  • Jobs triggered via APIs​
  • Transcoded asset published to your storage account

MK.IO makes streaming video files to your audience seamless. Let the platform sweat the details so that you can be confident that your viewers are receiving the best quality possible regardless of their device.

  • Support for existing or new assets stored on your connect storage accounts
  • Pre-integrated with all major DRMs ​
  • Orchestrated scaling to support high-reliability streaming

We know how to protect your valuable video assets using the best methods available. When delivered by MK.IO, your streams can be safeguarded using AES-128, Microsoft PlayReady, Google Widevine, or Apple FairPlay.

  • Parity with your current playback workflows
  • Same Token capability
  • Same Encryption supported
  • Optional Player SDK available to support integration with apps

In addition to offering a best-of-breed live and VOD streaming platform, there is an iOS, Android, and native SDK player for popular platforms that can be easily integrated into your app or client experience.

You can trust MK.IO to keep the watch party going

Competitive pricing for your cloud-based media workflows


Live Processing &

Encode live video to stream to your audience and keep a recording for catch-up and on-demand streaming.

Starting at


  • H.264 encoding up to 1080p
  • Up to 2-hour time-shift buffer
  • Up to 3 streaming outputs

Content Processing &

Process your video content for enhanced distribution and streaming.

Starting at


  • MPEG-2 & H.264 encoding up to 4k
  • SCTE-35 and ESAM options
  • HEVC 10-bit & HDR options


Shared or dedicated streaming nodes for your live or on-demand content delivery.

Starting at

$0.087/hour + egress

  • HLS (TS and CMAF) and DASH
  • Shared or dedicated bandwidth
  • Lowest possible egress in your region


Safeguard your valuable video content with affordable and reliable protection solutions.

Starting at

$0.10/100 keys

  • AES-128 encryption
  • CPIX interface
  • Support for PlayReady, Widevine, Fairplay
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*Pricing only includes compute costs.
Data transfer fees, storage fees, and other fees are not included

Simple and efficient migration options

We’ve made it simple to move from Azure Media Services to MK.IO,
with step-by-step guides and supporting materials.


Step 1

Create an
Azure account


Step 2

Subscribe to MK.IO
in Azure Marketplace


Step 3

Access your
personalized dashboard


Step 4


Learn about MK.IO