Specify basic stream settings

You configure basic stream settings in the Add Stream wizard.

How to

  1. Enter a name for your stream in the Stream Name field.
    Your stream name can be up to 20 characters in length and can include the characters a–z, A-Z, 0–9 and underscores (_) only.
  2. Select a stream packaging configuration to associate with your stream from the Stream Packaging Configuration drop-down list.
    You must have already created the configuration that you want to use. The drop-down shows only the configurations that have been submitted to production or converted to Advanced Configurations.
  3. Move the Event Stream slider to specify whether the stream is an event stream. In Media Services Live, an event is an amalgamation of streams you package together to facilitate tracking and reporting. It can contain streams of a single type (such as Flash) or multiple types (Flash, iPhone, and iPad).
  4. Optionally, use the calendar icon to specify the Stream End Date on which you expect your streaming event to end
  5. In Contact Details area, select the select the people in your organization to contact regarding entry point availability issues in the Primary Contact and Secondary Contact drop-down lists.

Next steps

Configure DVR settings