Playlist Channel Encoding Setup

Playlist Encoding Setup allows you to stream VOD assests from Backlot on your Live channel.

You must have a Live profile configured for simulated live streaming.

  1. Complete the Encoding Setup.
    Encoding Setup Page Considerations
    Note: The initial Ooyala Live account configuration constrains your choices when creating channels.
    • Encoding Setup—is dependent on the Packaging Partner selection you make.
    • Encoder Input Profile—constrain or enable certain features.
      Important: You must select the "Simulated Live - Input" profile to add playlists that allow streaming of VOD assets.
    • Encoder Output Profile
    • Clipping—Clipping lets you take small segments or clips from your live stream and store them Backlot for rebroadcasting.
      Important: Clipping is a profile dependent feature. You must have an Ooyala representative enable your Live profile for clipping.
    • Playlists
    • Slate—is typically a video or image file your channle will stream if the live stream is interrupted.
    • Output 1

    For more information about the Encoding Setup page, see Encoding Setup.

  2. Click NEXT STEP.
    The next task is completing the Packaging Setup. Click any of the steps below to read more about them.
Any postrequisites for completing the task.