Media Essentials for IT Decision Makers Certification Training Overview

In this Media Essentials for IT Decision Makers certification training course from CloudThat, candidates learn the best practices to design and use cloud-based video workflows. This Media Essentials for IT Business Decision Makers course covers important topics related to how variables can impact migration decisions, video processing, and delivery and real-world examples of cloud and hybrid use cases for AWS Media Services.

This Media Essentials for IT Decision Makers training course also introduces concepts of machine learning, security, and analytics to candidates on how AWS Media Services can fit into an overall cloud strategy. The course also comprises presentations, demonstrations, and hands-on lab sessions.

After completing Media Essentials for IT Decision Makers Certification, students will be able to

  • Articulate the essential terms and concepts fundamental to making video streaming workflow decisions, including video metrics, compression, distribution, and protocols.
  • Describe the four fundamental stages of video streaming workflows: ingest, process, store, and deliver.
  • Describe which AWS services can be used in each stage of a video streaming workflow, including ingest, processing, storage, and delivery.
  • Analyze video streaming workflow diagrams using AWS services, based on simple to complex use cases.
  • Recognize the key variables that influence workflow decisions.
  • Recognize how AWS services for compliance, storage, and compute interact with AWS Media Services in video streaming workflows and the functions they perform.
  • Use the AWS Management Console to build and run simple video streaming workflows for live and video-on-demand content.
  • Recognize the automation and data analytics available for Media Services when used with AWS Machine Learning and explore media-specific use cases for these services.
  • Explain the importance of security in the AWS Cloud and how it is applied in video streaming workflows.

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Media Essentials for IT Decision Makers Certification Course Key Features

  • Our training modules have 50% - 60% hands-on lab sessions to encourage Thinking-Based Learning (TBL).
  • Interactive-rich virtual and face-to-face classroom teaching to inculcate Problem-Based Learning (PBL).
  • AWS certified instructor-led training and mentoring sessions to develop Competency-Based Learning (CBL).
  • Well-structured use-cases to simulate challenges encountered in a Real-World environment.
  • Being an authorized AWS Training Partner gives us an edge over competition.
  • Integrated teaching assistance and support through experts designed Learning Management System (LMS) and ExamReady platform.

Who should attend this Media Essentials for IT Decision Makers Training

  • Video Operator/Engineer
  • Developer
  • Architect
  • Project Manager/Engineer

Media Essentials for IT Decision Makers Course Prerequisites

We strongly recommend learners complete the required prerequisites prior to class and suggest completion of the optional prerequisites for an optimal experience. Required:

  • Video Streaming Concepts: AWS Media Services
  • Introduction to AWS Media Services by Use Case
  • Optional: AWS Technical Essentials (digital or classroom)

Media Essentials for IT Decision Makers Certification Training Course Outline Download Course Outline

  • Resolution, bitrate, frame rate, latency, and compression
  • Codecs and containers
  • Group of pictures (GOP) encoding
  • ABR, packaging and distribution
  • Internet protocols used in video streaming

  • Four stages of video streaming
  • Variables that affect design decisions

  • Converting a film or tape library for internet streaming
  • Increasing reach and accessibility using multiple languages and captions
  • Streaming edited highlights from a live event
  • Analyzing and tagging VOD files for media content analysis using machine learning and data analytics

  • Security
  • Migrating to the cloud
  • Cloud financial management

  • Challenges of live streaming
  • Live streaming a simple interview show
  • Live streaming a major sporting event to a global audience
  • Live switching between multiple inputs
  • Saving segments from a live show to create VOD segments


  • By earning Media Essentials for IT Decision Makers certification, you will show your future or current employer that you have knowledge of AWS Cloud concepts.
  • This Media Essentials for IT Decision Makers training course can be used to learn essentials of implementing cloud-based video workflows.
  • On successful completion of Media Essentials for IT Decision Makers training aspirants receive a Course Completion Certificate from us
  • By successfully clearing the Media Essentials for IT Decision Makers exams, aspirants earn AWS Certification

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