The Branding section of the Institutional Settings interface enables you to configure the look and feel of several elements of the Ensemble Video environment for your Institution.
With the Default Player, an Institutional Administrator or System Administrator can select and configure the video player for an institution. These are the initial player settings used when an organization is created. See Player Settings for a description of all options for the Default Player.
If your institution uses LDAP (or Active Directory), or has implemented Shibboleth single sign-on, you can enable either as an Identity Provider (IDP) for your Ensemble Video Institution. You can also create multiple IDPs for your institution, if you have more than one LDAP or use both LDAP and Shibboleth. Once configured, an IDP can […]
The LTI Configurations menu provides the information you need to implement LTI integration with any of the Learning Management Systems that use LTI external tools, and platforms such as Blackboard, Canvas and Desire2Learn/Brightspace.
Creating multiple organizations in your Ensemble Video Institution allows you to create a group of libraries that share administrative settings, such as workflow templates. Also, Organization Administrator accounts can be created, allowing those users to oversee multiple users and libraries without giving the administrator higher-level access to features like branding.
The Ensemble Video Portal enables users to create their own Campus or Corporate YouTube™ so they can deliver private and public media content. Users can create, upload, share, search, browse, comment, rate and watch live and on demand videos, video presentations, screencasts, and other rich media content.
Workflow Templates specify how media is processed when streamed live and recorded, uploaded through the Ensemble Video web interface, or ingested through a Watch Directory.
The Ingest workflow is like a watch workflow, but gives you greater control of how watched locations are treated. The ingest workflow lets you assign custom meta data to files, as well as pull them through an existing upload workflow. Configuring the Ingest Workflow Template Like all workflows in Ensemble, you should start by configuring […]
Starting in Ensemble version 4.4, automated captions allow quick and easy creation of closed captions. Captions can be created automatically when a video is uploaded, or users can submit content to the captioning service from the media library. Automatic Captions Configuration Automatic Captions for Selected Locations Automatic Captions Permissions Using the Automatic Captioning Service Finalizing […]
Starting in Ensemble Video version 4.5, keywords, credits, and genres can be customized, allowing administrators greater control of metadata.