Set Up Quotas

In Ensemble Video 3.6 Institution Administrators and System Administrators can set up storage Disk Quotas at the Institution, Organization, and Media Library levels. View the Setup Quotas PDF.

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Create a New Media Workflow from a Media Workflow Template

For most Ensemble Video Organizations, the Ensemble system administrator establishes a Media Workflow Template. This Template, if set as default by the system administrator, is used to create a Default Upload Media Workflow for any new Library created within the Organization. Usually this option is set up to transcode uploaded media to MP4/H.264 format. Organization […]

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Change Your Landing Page

Ensemble Video Portal customers can also use the Edit My Profile form to change the Landing Page for their profile. If your institution has enabled the Portal, utilize the Landing Page dropdown menu to specify whether you would like Ensemble to take you to your Media Library or Portal, after login.

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Self-Hosted Installation Checklist

This article is designed to help you prepare and execute a self-hosted Ensemble Video deployment, whether it is a production system or a pilot system. STEP 1: Request Trial To kick-start the process request a self-hosted trial from your sales representative (sales@ensemblevideo.com) OR deliver you Purchase Order (PO) to your Ensemble sales representative (sales@ensemblevideo.com). STEP […]

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Server Recommendations for a Self-Hosted Deployment

The Ensemble Video Platform is comprised of four (4) different technologies and can be installed on 2 (minimum) to 4 (maximum) servers.  These include: Ensemble Video Application Server Wowza Streaming Engine Sorenson Squeeze Server MS SQL Server View the Ensemble Video Server Recommendations PDF 2-Server Implementation 4-Server Implementation View the Ensemble Video Server Recommendations PDF

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Harmonic ProMedia Carbon Encoder Server Requirements

The Harmonic ProMedia Carbon Encoder server uses CPU cores heavily to perform video/audio encoding. The encoder takes in a wide variety of raw file formats (i.e. AVI, MOV, WMV, etc.) and produces a streamable MP4 file (or files). The encoder can support a limited number of file conversions at any given time (see table below). […]

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How to Deploy and Manage Ensemble Video

One of first decisions an Ensemble Video customer will make is how they will organize, manage and deploy Ensemble Video. To learn more about these deployment options view the “How to Deploy and Manage Ensemble Video” document. Here are some common deployment and management approaches: Decentralized Deployment: If specific departments or groups need to manage […]

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Wowza Media Server 3 Overview

Wowza Media Server® 3 is integrated into Ensemble Video and it is the industry’s multiaward-winning media server software for live and on-demand video streaming, recording and audio/video chat. Wowza’s high-performance streaming software is designed for service providers, media properties, enterprises and other organizations serious about delivering IP video to any digital screen — computers, tablets, […]

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Wowza Media Server 3 User Guide

Wowza Media Server 3 is high-performance, extensible and fully interactive media streaming software platform that provides live and on-demand streaming in Ensemble Video. View the Wowza Media Server 3 User Guide PDF Wowza Server can deliver content to many popular media players such as Adobe® Flash® Player, Microsoft Silverlight® player, Apple iPhone®, iPad® and iPod® […]

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