AWS Elemental MediaLive Resources


User Guide

Describes the components and features that AWS Elemental MediaLive provides and how to use them.




A discussion forum for AWS Elemental MediaLive. Post your questions and feedback to this forum.


API Reference

Describes all the AWS Elemental MediaLive API operations. Also provides sample requests, responses, and errors for the supported web services protocols.


Encode Live Video in the Cloud for Broadcast TV and Multiscreen Devices


AWS Elemental Foundations - Video Compression Basics

Learn how video technology has evolved to shape the way audiences consume video. This course addresses the key concepts of video compression, including: resolution, frame rate, and bitrate; color space and bit depth; and compression schemes, codecs, and containers.


AWS Elemental Foundations - Video Delivery Basics

Learn how video content is streamed over the internet. This course explains over-the-top (OTT) video workflows and describes how adaptive bitrate (ABR) streaming and just-in-time packaging meet the challenges of multiscreen content delivery. It also discusses content delivery networks, digital rights management, and ad insertion and replacement.

Introduction to AWS Elemental MediaLive

Learn about AWS Elemental MediaLive, a video processing service that enables anyone to encode high-quality live video streams for broadcast television and multiscreen devices. This course provides an overview of the features and benefits of the service, discusses common use cases, demonstrates the service in action, and looks at pricing.

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