UN 402 ACSR-Unity MediaNetwork


Suggested length: 5 days


Students will learn the installation, administration, and architecture of Avid Unity MediaNetwork, including how to connect, configure, and troubleshoot. Lab work and exercises give practical experience in integrating systems and applying troubleshooting techniques.


This course targets:

  • System administrators
  • Front-line maintenance personnel
  • Engineers

Facility or freelance technicians working in broadcast or post environments


Active ACSR-Macintosh or ACSR-Windows status


At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify and understand installation
  • Use MediaNetwork hardware and software
  • Work with drive groups and the file manager
  • Configure general settings
  • Work with the administration tool
  • Work with allocation groups
  • Create and manage workspaces
  • Administeri user accounts
  • Use Avid Unity MediaNetwork components
  • Identify hardware and software necessary to run Pro Tools®
  • Use Metadata drives and file count
  • Configure 2 Gb and 4 Gb MediaNetwork workgroups
  • Perform basic maintenance
  • Configure fibre and Ethernet attached clients
  • Understand PortServer Pro
  • Perform basic troubleshooting
  • Manage Avid projects and Avid users
  • Administer settings and site settings
  • Perform hardware and software installation
  • Set up and configure failover