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Introducing AWS Elemental MediaConnect

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Step 1: Set up and log into your AWS account

Log into the AWS Management Console and set up your account.

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Step 2: Set up IAM permissions

If you require encryption, create an Identity and Access Management (IAM) role to assume.

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Step 3: Create a flow

Create a flow to ingest video into the AWS Cloud from an on-premises encoder or network location.

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Step 4: Add an output

Add an output to your flow to transport video to a network destination. 

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Step 5: Optionally grant entitlements

Give permissions and share flow details with partners to enable secure video transport.

Pre-built solutions

This implementation guide discusses architectural considerations and configuration steps for deploying the live streaming solution on Amazon Web Services (AWS). It includes links to AWS CloudFormation templates that launch and configure the AWS services required to deploy this solution using AWS best practices for security and availability. 

This implementation guide discusses architectural considerations and configuration steps for deploying the Live Streaming with Automated Multi-Language Subtitling solution on Amazon Web Services (AWS). It includes links to AWS CloudFormation templates that launch and configure the AWS services required to deploy this solution using AWS best practices for security and availability.

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Intro to MediaConnect

In this course, you will learn about AWS Elemental MediaConnect, a transport service for live video that enables contribution of high-quality live video streams into the AWS Cloud, replication of these live video streams to build sophisticated video workflows, and secure sharing and distribution business to business, with partners and to destinations in the AWS Cloud or on the Internet.

Understanding Live Streaming Workflows

In this course, you will learn about setting up live video streaming workflows using AWS Media Services, including AWS Elemental MediaConnect, AWS Elemental MediaLive, AWS Elemental MediaPackage, AWS Elemental MediaStore, Amazon CloudFront, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), and Amazon CloudWatch.

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