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Introducing AWS Elemental MediaPackage

Get started in 5 steps

Step 1: Set up and log into your AWS account

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

Step 2: Set up IAM permissions

Create an Identity and Access Management (IAM) role to assume.

Step 3: Create a live channel or VOD package group and endpoints

For live content, set up and name your channel and associated endpoints.
For VOD content, create a VOD packaging group and packaging configurations.

Step 4: Ingest content

For live content, use AWS Elemental MediaLive or another encoder to send video to your channel.
For VOD content, ingest assets from Amazon S3

Step 5: Distribute live or VOD content

Configure an endpoint for distribution using a CDN such as Amazon CloudFront.

Pre-built solutions

AWS provides a live streaming solution that combines AWS Elemental MediaLive and AWS Elemental MediaPackage with Amazon CloudFront to build a highly resilient and scalable architecture that delivers your live content worldwide.

AWS offers a solution that displays the logical connections between media services, visualizes error messages and counts, and produces a list of confidence-ranked root causes for problematic workflows. 

AWS provides a real-time subtitling solution for live streaming video content that combines Amazon Transcribe, Amazon Translate, and AWS Lambda to build a serverless architecture that automatically generates multi-language subtitles for your live streaming videos.

Explore training & labs

In this course, you will learn about AWS Elemental MediaPackage, a video origination and packaging service that allows anyone to securely and reliably deliver streaming content at scale. The course introduces you to the features and benefits of the service, highlighting several common use cases and walking through a demonstration of AWS Elemental MediaPackage in action.

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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