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AWS Elemental MediaLive
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What Is AWS Elemental MediaLive?

AWS Elemental MediaLive is a real-time video service that lets you easily create live outputs for broadcast and streaming delivery.

AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) is a web service that helps you securely control access to AWS resources for your users. Use IAM to control who can use your AWS resources (authentication) and what resources users can use in which ways (authorization). For more information, see Setting Up AWS Elemental MediaLive

Amazon S3 is storage for the Internet. Use Amazon S3 to store assets that AWS Elemental MediaLive retrieves and uses when transcoding, and as a destination for output from AWS Elemental MediaLive.

Amazon CloudWatch is a monitoring service for AWS Cloud resources and the applications that you run on AWS. Use CloudWatch to track AWS Elemental MediaLive events about the progress of running channels and about metrics such as ingress and egress request count.

AWS Elemental MediaPackage is a just-in-time video packaging and origination service that runs in the AWS Cloud. Use AWS Elemental MediaPackage to package content that has been encoded by AWS Elemental MediaLive.

AWS Elemental MediaStore is a video origination and storage service that offers the high performance and immediate consistency required for live and on-demand media. Use AWS Elemental MediaStore to store assets that AWS Elemental MediaLive retrieves and uses when transcoding, and as a destination for output from AWS Elemental MediaLive.

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