Media Services: Business Decision Maker
Choose best-fit media solutions for your unique business goals
This path is designed for business decision makers and team leaders interested in learning more about using AWS Media Services to choose best-fit media solutions for their unique business needs.
Media Essentials for IT Business Decision Makers
Learn the media and cloud fundamentals that empower you to develop a cloud strategy that meets your business goals. The course covers important concepts related to video processing and delivery, the variables that can impact migration decisions, and real-world examples of hybrid and cloud use cases for AWS Media Services.
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Introduction to AWS Media Services
This course provides an introduction to the AWS Media Services and how they can be used to deliver live and on-demand video by implementing video processing, storage, and monetization workflows in the cloud.
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.
AWS Elemental Foundations - The Challenges of Streaming Live Video
Learn about the key differences between streaming live and on-demand video, with a focus on the challenges that are inherent to delivering live workflows.
Understanding Live Streaming Workflows
Learn about setting up live video streaming workflows using AWS Elemental MediaLive and AWS Elemental MediaPackage with other AWS services.
Understanding Video-on-Demand (VOD) Workflows
Learn about setting up video-on-demand (VOD) streaming workflows using AWS services, including AWS Elemental MediaConvert, Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3), and AWS Lambda.
Understanding Monetization Workflows
Learn how to monetize live video content by setting up server-side ad insertion using AWS Elemental MediaLive, AWS Elemental MediaPackage, AWS Elemental MediaTailor, and Amazon CloudFront.
This is a foundations level digital glossary of essential terms and concepts fundamental to video compression, processing, and delivery. It can be used as a standalone resource or a companion resource for other Media Services training.
Using Media Services
Introduction to AWS Elemental MediaLive
Learn about AWS Elemental MediaLive, a live video processing service that enables anyone to encode high-quality live video streams for broadcast television and multiscreen devices.
Introduction to AWS Elemental MediaConvert
Learn about AWS Elemental MediaConvert, a file-based video processing service that allows anyone to easily and reliably transcode on-demand content for broadcast and multiscreen delivery.
Introduction to AWS Elemental MediaPackage
Learn about AWS Elemental MediaPackage, a video origination and packaging service that allows anyone to securely and reliably deliver streaming content at scale.
Introduction to AWS Elemental MediaStore
Learn about AWS Elemental MediaStore, an AWS storage service optimized for media.
Introduction to AWS Elemental MediaTailor
Learn about AWS Elemental MediaTailor, a content personalization and monetization service that lets you serve video with targeted ads to viewers while maintaining broadcast-level quality-of-service.
Introduction to AWS Elemental MediaConnect
Learn about AWS Elemental MediaConnect, a reliable, secure, and flexible transport service for live video that enables you to build transformation and global distribution workflows quickly and cost-effectively.
Deepen Your AWS Cloud Knowledge with Our Ramp-Up Guide
Our downloadable Ramp-Up Guide offers a variety of resources to help build your AWS Media Services knowledge. Explore free digital training, classroom courses, videos, whitepapers, and more.