Edit Asset Details page in Wowza Video

The Wowza Video™ Asset Manager allows users users to ingest, store, and tag video content in order to centralize, reuse, amplify, and provide user-friendly access to assets. See Video CMS: What it is and why you need one for more information.

You'll need a Wowza Video subscription to access this capability. Contact us to upgrade or purchase a new subscription.

This article introduces the different parts of the Edit Asset Details page to help you find your way around the Wowza Video user interface.

Do any of the following:

  1. Save or Cancel – Save the changes to your asset or cancel without saving.
  2. Video Preview – View a preview frame from your asset.
  3. Asset Information – View information associated with your asset.
    • Stream URL – Playback URL for your stream
    • Duration – Run time for your asset.
    • Original File Size – File save of the asset on upload.
    • Total Storage Size – Storage size of the asset after upload
    • Available Renditions – Renditions associated with your asset.
    • Total View Time – Amount of time your asset has been viewed.
    • Unique Viewers – The amount of unique viewers that have viewed your asset.
    • Status - Assets can be published or unpublished. Only published assets can be viewed at the Stream URL.
  4. Video Info – Edit information associate with your asset.
    • Title – Add a descriptive title to your asset. Max 256 characters.
    • Tags – Add tags to help search and categories assets.
    • Description – Add a description for your asset.Max 16,000 characters.
Note: You can't edit the page for a real-time stream recording where you selected Skip VOD encoding and save only as an MP4.