Media Essentials for IT Business Decision Makers

Price

$1,700.00 (AUD) $1,700.00 (AUD) $1,700.00 (NZD)

Duration

2 Days

Modality

Live Online

Course code

MED-ESS

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Course Overview

This foundation level course will empower you to develop a cloud migration strategy for your organisation's media workflows.

This course covers important concepts surrounding video processing and delivery in the AWS Cloud. This includes variables that can impact migration decisions as well as real-world examples of hybrid and cloud use cases for AWS Media Services.

You will also be introduced to security, artificial intelligence, and analytics concepts. This will assist you to evaluate how AWS Media Services fit into your overall cloud strategy. 

Course Objectives

This course is designed to teach you how to:

  • Articulate the essential terms and concepts fundamental to video compression and distribution
  • Describe the four fundamental stages of video streaming workflows: ingest, process, store and deliver
  • Explain the importance of security in the AWS Cloud and how it is applied in video streaming workflows
  • Analyse video streaming workflow diagrams using AWS services, based on simple to complex use cases
  • Describe some of the key variables that influence workflow decisions
  • Understand how other AWS services interact with AWS Media Services
  • Understand the services in video streaming workflows and the functions they perform
  • Understand strategies to test or prototype workflows to mitigate risk and cost impacts and optimise video streaming workflows
  • Use the AWS Management Console to build and run simple video streaming workflows for live and video-on-demand content
  • Recognise the automation and data analytics available for Media Services when used with AWS AI and explore media-specific use cases for these services 
  • Identify the next steps in exploring migration to the cloud for one or more Media Services 


Target Audience

This course is intended for Business Leaders, including managers/ supervisors in the following roles:

  • Developer
  • Architect
  • Video Operator.

Prerequisites

This course has no recommended prerequisites

Target Audience

This course is intended for Business Leaders, including managers/ supervisors in the following roles:

  • Developer
  • Architect
  • Video Operator.

Prerequisites

This course has no recommended prerequisites

Module 1

Important video concepts

  • Video Metrics
  • Video Compression
  • Video Distribution
  • Major Protocols Used in Video Streaming

Module 2

Anatomy of streaming workflows

  • Ingest
  • Process
  • Store
  • Deliver

Module 3

Using AWS services in media workflows—video-on- demand (VOD)

  • Introduction to AWS Media Services
  • Security
  • Variables Impacting Workflow Design
  • VOD Simple Use Cases
  • VOD Advanced Use Cases
  • Lab 1: Build and run a simple video streaming workflow for VOD content

Module 4

Using AWS services in media workflows – live streaming

  • Challenges of Live Streaming
  • Live Streaming Simple Use Cases
  • Live Streaming Advanced Use Cases
  • Lab 2: Build and run a simple video streaming workflow for live content

Module 5

Optimising Workflows

  • Cost Considerations
  • Mitigating Risk
  • Monitoring and Automation
  • Exploring Migration Options

Class Schedule