WG 213 Avid Interplay System Administration

Length

Suggested length: 3 days

Overview

This course is designed for administrators responsible for the setup and day-to-day operation of components in an Avid Interplay workgroup environment.   Students learn how to administer the Avid Interplay Engine and Avid Archive Engine (if applicable), and how to work with databases in the system. Additional topics include naming conventions, deletion strategies, deletion protection, daily and weekly maintenance, and archiving. This course (or equivalent experience) is a required pre-requisite of the Interplay ACSR path.

Audience

This course targets:

  • Interplay ACSR candidates
  • System administrators
  • Front-line maintenance personnel, engineers
  • Facility or freelance technicians responsible for the setup and day-to-day operation of components in an Avid Interplay workgroup environment

Prerequisites

  • Basic experience with Microsoft Windows systems

Objectives

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

  • Perform Avid Interplay engine administration
  • Perform Avid Archive engine administration
  • Apply administration techniques
  • Understand and apply naming conventions
  • Apply deletion strategies and protection
  • Work with databases in the system
  • Work with server, site, and editor settings
  • Perform user management
  • Use Avid Interplay framework and services
  • Understand regular maintenance
  • Perform configuration and troubleshooting activities
  • Archive
  • Implement a WAN Workflow
  • Configure and Troubleshoot the Media Indexer