AWS Media Blog

AWS M&E Symposium in London – December 4, 2018

This one-day event will bring together Media & Entertainment industry pioneers that are transforming their businesses with the Cloud. We will address video workloads across content production, media management and delivery. Join us to hear the experiences of others in their journey to the Cloud, and engage with specialists that can further your knowledge on […]

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New Case Study: National Geographic Speeds Innovation with Serverless Computing on AWS

In this case study, learn how National Geographic leveraged AWS serverless and machine learning services to build the mobile-native National Geographic App, a searchable portal to the company’s multimedia content catalog going back over 130 years. “We have 130 years of valuable content that is relevant and useful today, but only if it’s accessible and […]

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How to Send Live Video to AWS Elemental MediaStore

In this blog post, I’ll describe how to send live HLS streams to AWS Elemental MediaStore. AWS Elemental MediaStore is an AWS storage service optimized for media. It gives you the performance, consistency, and low latency required to deliver live streaming video content. In this blog post I will show you how to setup a […]

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AWS Online Conference for Media Tech Leaders – Register Now

  The media landscape is transforming the way content is created and consumed. Viewers have come to expect more content options, personalized experiences, and access anywhere, anytime, on any device. You are invited to attend AWS Insights, a media and entertainment focused online conference that addresses business and technical challenges for video creation, asset management, […]

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Upcoming webinars: Agile Media Processing with Vidispine API & Vidinet.

Supply chain technology needs to be as agile and flexible as the demands from customers and service delivery needs.  In this webinar series, you will learn how Vidispine can utilize the cloud to enable highly scaleable media processing workflows with Vidispine API and Vidinet.   Our three webinars will offer you insight into everything from video […]

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Extending the Cloud Video Ecosystem

In February, AWS Elemental shared an update from the growing ecosystem of software solutions developed by our technology partners. Since, many more vendors have achieved integration and interoperability with AWS Elemental Media Services, further extending the selection of available tools for building cloud-based video workflows. Following are some of the software solutions recently made available by members of the AWS […]

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Calling all Media Tech Startups – Apply for Filmologic’s Pitch Night at AWS

Guest post from Filmologic Are you a media & entertainment startup looking for funding? Don’t miss this opportunity to pitch your company to a panel of expert judges and our audience of industry leaders, execs, and VCs. On December 6th, Amazon Web Services will be hosting a Startup Pitch Night organized by Filmologic at our […]

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AWS Presenting at SMPTE 2018 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition

Catch the AWS presentation at the SMPTE Annual Technical Conference at the Westin Bonaventure in downtown Los Angeles. Details below: When Wednesday Oct 25 9:00 AM  –  9:30 AM, San Francisco Room Cloud Media Asset Management: Overview, Migration and Challenges The need to manage and utilize larger amounts of video content is driving the industry […]

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Upcoming AWS Tech Talk: Tape-to-Cloud Migration Walkthrough

DATE and TIME: October 24 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM PT (2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET) ABSTRACT: Level 300 | Service How To Whether a content creator (like a studio) or a distributor (like a broadcaster), Media Asset Management is a core workload for Media & Entertainment companies. In this tech talk, learn […]

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Automated Way to Create an AWS Media Services-Centric CloudWatch Dashboard

An Amazon CloudWatch dashboard is a customizable home page in the CloudWatch console that monitors multiple resources in a single view. It can consist of a number of widgets, with each widget providing operational information about different resources monitored by the dashboard. For media workflows, CloudWatch dashboards can make it easy to view and monitor […]

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