WG213 Avid Interplay System Administration


Suggested length: 3 days


The Avid Interplay System Administration (WG213) course is designed for individuals 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 how to maintain a database in the system. Additional topics include database customization, backups, deletion strategies, daily and weekly maintenance and Media Indexer. Connecting editor workstations to the Interplay system is also covered.

This course prepares candidates for the Avid Certified System Administrator: Interplay | Production certification exam. It is also a pre-requisite (or equivalent experience) for the ACSR Interplay System Support (WG433) course and the Avid Certified Support Representative: Interplay | Production certification exam.


This course is designed for:

  • System Administrators
  • IT Professionals, maintenance personnel and engineers
  • Facility or freelance technicians responsible for the setup and day-to-day operation of components in an Avid Interplay workgroup environment
  • ACSR: Interplay | Production candidates


Basic experience with Microsoft Windows systems

Learning Objectives

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

  • Perform Avid Interplay engine administration
  • Apply deletion strategies and protection
  • Work with databases in the system
  • Connect an editor workstation to an Interplay system
  • Perform user management
  • Use Avid Interplay framework and services
  • Understand regular maintenance
  • Configure and Troubleshoot the Media Indexer
  • Have the foundation to be able to sit the certification exam


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Americas – training@avid.com
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EMEA – trainingEMEA@avid.com

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