Streaming Capacity Planning Guide

Media streaming is a powerful tool for delivering media to Internet connected viewers, and most of today’s progressive organizations are leveraging this capability for training, instruction, entertainment, event sharing, and so forth. Customers that make serious use of streaming should be certain they have the streaming server/network capacity and architecture to satisfy anticipated viewer demand […]

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Configure an Identity Provider

If your institution uses LDAP (or Active Directory) or Shibboleth authentication you can add either as an identity provider for Ensemble Video. Also, you can configure auto-provisioning (automatic account creation) for your deployment. Please refer to the Configuring Auto-Provisioning PDF. We also recommend that you review the Ensemble Video Authentication Guide PDF. First go to the […]

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Ensemble Video 101

This video series is designed to educate you on several of the key components of Ensemble Video. The Overview section covers customer examples, management topics and other core Ensemble Video concepts. The Features section outlines several of our popular features. The LMS, CMS and Screen Capture section introduces you to our screen capture and platform […]

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Interface Basics

The core elements of the Ensemble Video interface are the: Media Library: Holds all video content for the Department.  Functions for adding/editing/deleting and sharing/copying video files are here. Shared Library: Holds video content that is shared with you from other Departments. Web Publishing: Define and manage web publishing destinations that make your video content public […]

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User Roles and Management

Note: You must be at least an Organization Administrator to manage users. View the User Roles and Management PDF. For more management options, please refer to the Configure Identity Provider article. Overview of User Roles System Administrator The super user account for creating institutions and managing system-wide settings. Additionally, the System Administrator typically manages the […]

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Supported Content Types

Ensemble Video supports many content types, whether they are video, audio, images or documents. View the Content Types List PDF The most common content types managed in Ensemble Video are:  

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Add a New User

Logged in Organization Administrators and System Administrators can create new User accounts in the Administration Tab. By default, Users are authenticated based on the internal Ensemble Video login process. If your System Administrator has enabled LDAP authentication, you can create users and specify that authentication will use your enterprise LDAP repository. View the How To […]

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Determining if SSL is configured in your Ensemble Video Environment

As some of you are aware, Firefox’s latest update has starting blocking mixed content, by default. This follows in the path of Internet Explorer, which has blocked mixed content for a number of years, and Google Chrome, which started blocking back on Chrome 14. However, given the large user base of Firefox in education, this latest update […]

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Add, Edit and Delete a Media Library

Learn how to add, edit and delete a media library. Note: you need to be an organization administrator to manage media libraries. View the Managing a Media Library PDF Add Library Go to the “Administration” tab, then go to “Libraries” To add a Library, click on the “Add a New Library Button” Name the Library […]

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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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