AWS Elemental MediaLive vs AWS Elemental MediaPackage: What are the differences?
Developers describe AWS Elemental MediaLive as "Encode live video for broadcast and streaming to any device". AWS Elemental MediaLive is a broadcast-grade live video processing service. It lets you create high-quality video streams for delivery to broadcast televisions and internet-connected multiscreen devices, like connected TVs, tablets, smart phones, and set-top boxes. On the other hand, AWS Elemental MediaPackage is detailed as "Easily prepare and protect video for live and on-demand delivery to Internet devices". Delivers content at scale regardless of audience size or number of channels. AWS Elemental MediaPackage reliably prepares and protects your video for delivery over the Internet. From a single video input, AWS Elemental MediaPackage creates video streams formatted to play on connected TVs, mobile phones, computers, tablets, and game consoles.
AWS Elemental MediaLive belongs to "Media Transcoding" category of the tech stack, while AWS Elemental MediaPackage can be primarily classified under "Video DRM as a Service".
Some of the features offered by AWS Elemental MediaLive are:
- Comprehensive video standards support
- Broadcast capabilities for live video streams
- Automated resource provisioning
On the other hand, AWS Elemental MediaPackage provides the following key features:
- Comprehensive output formats
- Flexible video content protection
- High-availability architecture