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Using the New Amazon EC2 G3 Instances to Playout an IP-Based Ultra High Definition Channel on AWS

AWS Partner Cinegy has long been an advocate of IP-based video workflows and understands that maintaining visual quality whilst reducing bandwidth consumption is an ongoing challenge with the increasing data requirements of formats such as Ultra High Definition (UHD). In this post, Cinegy demonstrates how to deploy a fully-functional playout engine using Amazon EC2 resources and the Cinegy Amazon Machine Image (AMI) to deliver a UHD TV channel with graphics.

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Partner SA Roundup – May 2017

Every month or so I work with our awesome Emerging Partner SA team to highlight the technical innovations we’re seeing from a range of APN Technology Partners. This month, we’re going to hear from Partner SAs Ian Scofield, Juan Villa, and Erin McGill, as well as Partner Development Rep Makda Tesfa-George, who discuss solutions from […]

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How to Build Sparse EBS Volumes for Fun and Easy Snapshotting

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This post is co-authored by Ian Scofield and Mike Ruiz, both Partner Solutions Architects at AWS  Introduction If you are familiar with Amazon Elastic Block Store (Amazon EBS) and the Amazon EBS volume snapshotting process, you may know that we recommend initializing – that is, reading every block – on volumes that have been created from […]

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