Managing Media with the Azure Media Services API

Delivering video at scale can be challenging so you need advanced ways to package, analyse and protect that content. This course will teach you how to package, index, protect and steam your content using the Azure Media Services API.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Aug 7, 2020
Duration
1h 44m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Aug 7, 2020
Duration
1h 44m
Description

Streaming and protecting media assets at scale can be challenging. Azure Media Services allows you to encode, analyze and stream your content, allowing you to reach your audience regardless of the device they use.

In this course, Managing Media with the Azure Media Services API, you’ll learn to manage, transform and deliver media content at scale with the Azure Media Services API.

First, you’ll explore how to package and manage media assets.
Next, you’ll discover how to analyze media content, extracting key metadata.
Finally, you’ll learn how to protect your media assets.

When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of the Azure Media Services API needed to package, index, protect and steam your content at scale.

About the author
About the author

James Millar is a freelance software developer based in Malmesbury, England. He has a passion for the cloud and has designed services that handle millions of transactions every day.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi, everyone. My name is James Millar, and welcome to my course, Managing Media with the Azure Media Services API. I'm a software development consultant and author from Bristol. Azure Media Services allows you to encode, analyze, and stream your content, allowing you to reach your audience, regardless of the device they use. In this course, we're going to explore some of the key features of the Azure Media Services API that you can use to create, transform, analyze, and protect your media. Some of the major topics that we will cover include how to manage media assets, how to use transforms and jobs to process audio and video files, extracting media insights such as closed captions and thumbnails, and protecting assets with DRM and encryption. By the end of this course, you'll have a solid understanding of the Media Services API and be able to stream your own content to a global audience. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn the Media Services API with the Managing Media with the Azure Media Services API course, at Pluralsight.