MediaPackage is a just-in-time video packaging and origination service that runs in the AWS Cloud.

MediaPackage provides:

  • Delivery of highly secure, scalable, and reliable video streams to a wide variety of playback devices and content delivery networks (CDNs).
  • Broadcast-grade viewing experience for viewers, while allowing the flexibility to control and protect content.
  • Built-in resiliency and scalability that provides the right amount of resources at the right time, with no manual intervention required.

A channel holds all the information that AWS Elemental MediaPackage requires to receive a live content stream from a source such as AWS Elemental MediaLive or another encoder. The channel:

  • Receives content.
  • Packages the content.
  • Outputs the content through an endpoint to downstream devices (such as video players or CDNs) that request the content.

Use the OpsRamp AWS public cloud integration to discover and collect metrics against the AWS service.

Setup

To set up the OpsRamp AWS integration and discover the AWS service, go to AWS Integration Discovery Profile and select MediaPackage Channel.

Metrics

OpsRamp MetricMetric Display NameUnitAggregation Type
aws_mediapackage_EgressBytes

Number of bytes that AWS Elemental MediaPackage successfully sends for each request. If MediaPackage does not receive any requests for output in the specified interval, then no data is given.
Egress BytesBytesAverage
aws_mediapackage_EgressRequestCount

Number of content requests that AWS Elemental MediaPackage receives. If MediaPackage does not receive any requests for output in the specified interval, then no data is given.
Egress Request CountCountSum
aws_mediapackage_EgressResponseTime

Time that it takes AWS Elemental MediaPackage to process each output request. If MediaPackage does not receive any requests for output in the specified interval, then no data is given.
Egress Response TimeMillisecondsAverage
aws_mediapackage_IngressBytes

Number of bytes of content that AWS Elemental MediaPackage receives for each input request. If MediaPackage does not receive any requests for input in the specified interval, then no data is given.
Ingress BytesBytesAverage
aws_mediapackage_IngressResponseTime

Time that it takes AWS Elemental MediaPackage to process each input request. If MediaPackage does not receive any requests for input in the specified interval, then no data is given.
Ingress Response TimeMillisecondsAverage

Event support

CloudTrail event support

  • Not Supported (create and delete events)

CloudWatch alarm support

  • Supported
  • Configurable in OpsRamp AWS Integration Discovery Profile.

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