Set up a channel so that you can create schedules and events then stream your live
You should add at least one slate before you add a channel.
Typically, you are required to add a slate to each channel. To read more about slates, see
||Click ADD CHANNEL to create a channel. The initial
configuration of your Ooyala Live account constrains your choices when creating a
||Click START to start a channel. If your channel is running, you
can click STOP from the Channels page to stop your channel.
||Click VIEW CHANNEL DETAILS to view and edit
various channel details.
Add Channel Workflow
Here is the basic workflow for adding a channel. Your specific choices while adding a channel
are constrained by the profile created at during the initial configuration of your Ooyala Live
account. For this example we are using the Ooyala Package
For additional details about channels, see Considerations When Adding and Managing Channels
If you choose Custom
for the Packaging
, you will need URLs for the following package types.
- Dash—Dynamic Adaptive Streaming over HTTP is an adaptive bit-rate streaming technique that
supports high quality streaming of media over the Internet.
- HLS—HTTP Live Streaming protocol implemented by Apple Inc., using standard HTTP
- HDS—HTTP Dynamic Streaming, is Adobe's protocol for adaptive bit-rate streaming for Flash
- Smooth—IIS Smooth Streaming Transport Protocol is Microsoft's adaptive streaming