Kaltura - Features (UW-Madison)

This document summarizes the functionality that is available in the Kaltura suite.


    Kaltura allows students, teachers, and administrators to easily create, upload, clip, manage, transcode, publish, and deliver high-quality video to any device. With our Canvas integration, Users can integrate video into their course environments for flipped classrooms, lecture capture, video assignments, and more to improve student engagement, creativity, sense of community, and learning outcomes.

    Kaltura MediaSpace (KMS)

    More Information: http://corp.kaltura.com/Products/Video-Applications/Kaltura-Mediaspace-Video-Portal

    This is a front-end, user-facing interface that provides users the ability to upload, share, browse, and access media content. The vendor describes it as "a market leading social video and rich media portal that enables you to create your own Campus or Corporate YouTube™."

    Kaltura Media Ingestion Tools

    End users have the ability to ingest/upload/create media using these methods.

    Kaltura Media Organization Tools

    Once users’ media is in Kaltura, they have the option to organize it within various groups. Those groupings are as follows:

    Media Sharing

    After users have uploaded, created, and organized media items, they have multiple ways to share those items.

    Media Editing Tools

    Once users have uploaded media to MediaSpace, it can be edited. All editing functions can be found by either navigating to the Media Page and clicking the Actions dropdown and then selecting edit or by going to a user’s “My Media” page and clicking the Edit button for the media item they wish to edit. All editing functions are available to owners and co-editors of media items. Each of the following items is a tab on the Edit Media Page:


    Kaltura MediaSpace allows media owners and co-editors to track how much their media items have been video, the average length of time they were viewed and more.

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