WG 433 Avid Interplay System Support


Suggested length: 5 days


This course provides hands-on classroom experience in supporting and maintaining an Avid Interplay workgroup environment, including opportunities to actively configure and administer the Interplay Engine, Interplay Access, Interplay Assist and work with the Interplay Framework tools to troubleshoot problems. Students also learn how to administer the Avid Interplay Engine and work with databases in the system. Students will work in teams to build a complete Interplay system.


This course targets:

  • System administrators
  • Front-line maintenance personnel
  • Engineers
  • Facility or freelance technicians working in broadcast or post environments


  • Active Avid Unity ACSR status


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

  • Perform Avid Interplay engine administration
  • Cluster and engine installation
  • Apply administration techniques
  • Perform deletion strategies and protection
  • Work with databases in the system
  • Work with server, site, and editor settings
  • Understand user management
  • Troubleshoot for the Avid Service Framework
  • Perform regular maintenance
  • Backup and restore
  • Recover from a server crash
  • Perform advanced Avid networking
  • Install and troubleshoot with Media Indexer
  • Use AirSpeed Multistream in an Interplay environment
  • Implement Media Services
  • Implement a WAN Workflow (Interplay 2.0)