Amazon Kinesis Video Streams
Developer Guide

Document History for Amazon Kinesis Video Streams

The following table describes the important changes to the documentation since the last release of Amazon Kinesis Video Streams.

  • Latest API version: 2017-11-29

  • Latest documentation update: November 19, 2018

Change Description Date
Library template for integration with Amazon SageMaker Sample application for Kinesis Video Streams that uses Amazon SageMaker to identify when certain objects appear in an Amazon Kinesis video stream. For more information, see Amazon SageMaker. November 19, 2018
Streaming metadata You can use the Producer SDK to embed metadata in a Kinesis video stream. For more information, see Using Streaming Metadata with Kinesis Video Streams. September 28, 2018
C++ Producer SDK for Windows The C++ Producer SDK is now available for Microsoft Windows. For more information, see Using the C++ Producer SDK on Windows. August 30, 2018
C++ Producer SDK logging You can configure logging for C++ Producer SDK applications. For more information, see Using Logging with the C++ Producer SDK. July 18, 2018
HLS video streaming You can now view a Kinesis video stream using HTTP Live Streaming. For more information, see Kinesis Video Streams Playback with HLS. July 13, 2018
Streaming from an RTSP source Sample application for Kinesis Video Streams that runs in a Docker container and streams video from an RTSP source. For more information, see RTSP and Docker. June 20, 2018
C++ Producer SDK GStreamer Plugin Shows how to build the C++ Producer Library to use as a GStreamer destination. For more information, see GStreamer. June 15, 2018
Producer SDK callbacks reference documentation Reference documentation for the callbacks used by the Kinesis Video Streams Producer Libraries. For more information, see Producer SDK Callbacks. June 12, 2018
System requirements Documentation for memory and storage requirements for producer devices and SDK. For more information, see Kinesis Video Streams System Requirements. May 30, 2018
CloudTrail support Documentation for using CloudTrail to monitor API usage. For more information, see Logging Kinesis Video Streams API Calls with AWS CloudTrail. May 24, 2018
Producer SDK structures reference documentation Reference documentation for the structures used by the Kinesis Video Streams Producer Libraries. For more information, see Producer SDK Structures and Kinesis Video Stream Structures. May 7, 2018
Renderer example documentation Documentation for the Renderer example application, which shows how to decode and display frames from a Kinesis video stream. For more information, see Example: Parsing and Rendering Kinesis Video Streams Fragments. March 15, 2018
Producer SDK Limits reference documentation Information about limits for operations in the C++ Producer Library. For more information, see Producer SDK Limits. March 13, 2018
C++ Producer SDK for Raspberry Pi Procedure for setting up and running the C++ Producer Library on a Raspberry Pi device. For more information, see Using the C++ Producer SDK on Raspberry Pi. March 13, 2018
Monitoring Information about monitoring Kinesis Video Streams metrics and API calls using Amazon CloudWatch and AWS CloudTrail. For more information, see Monitoring Kinesis Video Streams. February 5, 2018
Network Abstraction Layer (NAL) adaptation flag reference Information about setting NAL adaptation flags when consuming streaming video. For more information, see NAL Adaptation Flags. January 15, 2018
Android support for streaming video Kinesis Video Streams now supports streaming video from Android devices. For more information, see Android Producer Library. January 12, 2018
Kinesis Video example documentation Documentation for the Kinesis Video example application, which shows how to use the Kinesis Video Stream Parser Library in an application. For more information, see KinesisVideoExample. January 9, 2018
Kinesis Video Streams documentation released This is the initial release of the Amazon Kinesis Video Streams Developer Guide. November 29, 2017