Training details

  • Product VIA MAP
  • Category Asset & workflow management

1 day



Course objectives

This course provides the operator with an introduction to the MediaCeption Inflow solution, a global overview of the different components and a detailed description of the way to operate them in order to create/manage ingests and transfer media to destinations such as post-production for repurposing needs. Basic monitoring and basic operational setting information will also be explained in order to enable the operator to monitor and optimize his workflow.

Target group

Ingest operators, media managers and other operators in charge of the ingest part of the workflow


A good understanding of broadcast industry and workflows.

Course content
  1. Course introduction and presentation of the training program
  2. MediaCeption Inflow solution introduction

          • Presentation of VIA MAP concept

          • Presentation of MediaCeption solution and its main components

          • Description of the XS-NEO video server’s key features

          • Design and architecture

  3. Detailed description of the different applications and their functionalities

         • VIA Launch – the entry point for the user and access to applications
                o Introduction to VIA Launch application
                o Explanation of Production concept

         • VIA Ingest for ingest management
               o Introduction to the VIA Ingest application
               o Detailed description of the user interface
               o Creation and edition of recording sessions
               o Description of the configuration possibilities of the Ingest application

          • VIA import for import management
               o Introduction to the VIA Import application
               o Detailed description of the user interface and ways to import media

          • VIA Record for preparation and creation of recording session
               o Introduction to the VIA Record application
               o Detailed description of the user interface
               o Creation and edition of recording sessions: create, edit, monitor, remove recording sessions
  4. Presentation of the operational settings and configuration for different production needs

          • User settings

          • Metadata concepts (data structures, tags, metadata profiles and tag grids)

          • Autonaming

          • Workflows (workflows, tasks and targets)

          • Infrastructure resources (storage and servers)
  5. Description of some monitoring tools

          • Description of some monitoring possibilities through the VIA Trace and VIA Pulse Apps.

          • Presentation of VIA View application as Multiviewer for XS-NEO.
  6. Hands-On/Practical exercises



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