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    Cloud hosting of media infrastructure is a hot topic within the industry.

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    The commercial and technical benefits are so compelling that most organizations would like to move swiftly ahead with adoption wherever possible. Whether adoption is technically or commercially viable is one of the most challenging issues currently facing media organizations. The SMPTE Media Hosting In The Cloud course aims to address the cloud infrastructure, vendor service offerings, media workflow and commercial issues associated with cloud adoption. Attending participants will be able to examine the key attributes of hosting media applications in the cloud. Popular media workflows will be analyzed alongside the emerging industry best practice to develop a complete approach to developing a cloud adoption strategy and managing the organizational


    • Key functionalities within a Media Workflow
    • Common Media Workflow user cases
    • Cloud Deployment and Service Models
    • Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), Service Level Agreements (SLAs), and Total Cost Of Ownership (TCO) metrics relevant to Media Usage of The Cloud
    • Media KPIs requiring specific provision beyond a basic Cloud SLA
    • Media security threats, workflow vulnerabilities and infrastructure security approaches
    • Security Threats and Content Protection Scenarios
    • Legacy Media architectures
    • Identify Media functionality that can and cannot be hosted in the cloud
    • Vendor Cloud Offerings from a technical and commercial perspective
    • Suitability of Cloud Services for Media Applications
    • Understand Corporate Goals in relation to Cloud based Media requirements
    • Benefit Analysis of Cloud Migration Strategy stakeholders

    Intended Audience:

    • Project Managers deploying Cloud based solutions
    • Soluitons Architects responsible for Media infrastructure
    • Managers adn Technologists evaluating the Cloud for Media Applications
    • Software Engineers developing Media Applications
    • Professionals responsible for deploying Media in the Cloud

    What you will get:

    • Personal attention and access to your instructors via the online discussion forum
    • 1h-long weekly live, online, interactive instructor-led coaching sessions
    • Recorded instructor coaching sessions for on-demand playback and review
    • Two attempts at each quiz and final exam
    • SMPTE Certificate of Achievement (Participants must meet minimum course requirements (a 70% cumulative score for all quizzes, exams, and assignments) to receive the certificate)



    • Member fees: $399 
    • Non-Member fees: $599

    Instructor-Led Course 7 Weeks:

    Independent-Study Course: Enrollment Opened 23  August , 2021


    • Basic understanding of Media Standards, Architectures, and Interfaces
    • Familiarity with OPEX versus CAPEX trade-off associated with Media infrastructure
    • High Level appreciation of Network and Cloud Deployment techniques
    • Familarity with Production, Broadcast, Cinematic and Social Media Workflows

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