Viewing the details of a flow - AWS Elemental MediaConnect

Viewing the details of a flow

You can view a flow's details, such as ARN, Availability Zone, status, source, entitlements, and outputs.

To view the details of a flow (console)
  1. Open the MediaConnect console at

  2. On the Flows page, choose the name of the flow that you want to view.

    The details page for that flow appears. This page is divided into the following tabs:

    • The Source tab shows details about the source for this flow, including an indication of whether the flow is connected to the source.

    • The Outputs tab shows details for each output that you created for this flow.

    • The Entitlements tab shows any entitlements that you have granted on this flow.

    • The VPC interfaces tab shows a list of connections that this flow has with virtual private clouds (VPCs) based on the Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC) service.

    • The Media streams tab shows a list of media streams that have been created on this flow. Each media stream represents a different component of a video such as video, audio, ancillary data.

    • The Alerts tab shows a log of active alerts on this flow.

To view the details of a flow (AWS CLI)
  • In the AWS CLI, use the describe-flow command:

    aws mediaconnect describe-flow --flow-arn arn:aws:mediaconnect:us-east-1:111122223333:flow:1-23aBC45dEF67hiJ8-12AbC34DE5fG:AwardsShow

    The following example shows the return value:

    { "Flow": { "EgressIp": "", "AvailabilityZone": "us-east-1b", "Status": "ACTIVE", "FlowArn": "arn:aws:mediaconnect:us-east-1:111122223333:flow:1-23aBC45dEF67hiJ8-12AbC34DE5fG:AwardsShow", "Entitlements": [ { "EntitlementArn": "arn:aws:mediaconnect:us-east-1:111122223333:entitlement:1-AaBb11CcDd22EeFf-34DE5fG12AbC:MyEntitlement", "Description": "Assign to this account", "Name": "MyEntitlement", "Subscribers": [ "444455556666" ] } ], "Description": "NYC awards show", "Name": "AwardsShow", "Outputs": [ { "Port": 2355, "Name": "NYC", "Transport": { "SmoothingLatency": 0, "Protocol": "rtp-fec" }, "OutputArn": "arn:aws:mediaconnect:us-east-1:111122223333:output:2-3aBC45dEF67hiJ89-c34de5fG678h:NYC", "Destination": "" }, { "Port": 3025, "Name": "LA", "Transport": { "SmoothingLatency": 0, "Protocol": "rtp-fec" }, "OutputArn": "arn:aws:mediaconnect:us-east-1:111122223333:output:2-987655dEF67hiJ89-c34de5fG678h:LA", "Destination": "" } ], "Source": { "IngestIp": "", "SourceArn": "arn:aws:mediaconnect:us-east-1:111122223333:source:3-4aBC56dEF78hiJ90-4de5fG6Hi78Jk:ShowSource", "Transport": { "MaxBitrate": 80000000, "Protocol": "rtp" }, "IngestPort": 1069, "Description": "Saturday night show", "Name": "ShowSource", "WhitelistCidr": "" } } }