Creating Storage Resource for your Media

The storage resource is where you will import your assets to.

To create a storage resource for your media:

  1. On the toolbar in the Ooyala Flex console, click New and select Resource from the drop down menu.

  2. In the Create new Resource… screen, you will need to fill in the details for your  storage resource.

  • Name field, enter a name
  • Description field, enter an optional description
  • Visibility field, select the workspaces, accounts, and groups that will have access to the media storage
  • Plugin drop down, select Storage resource.
  • Polling Interval drop down, select a polling interval e.g. 1 minute.
  1. Click Save.

  2. Next, click the Configuration sub-tab.

  3. Click the Edit option.

  4. From the Protocol drop down, select FILE.

  5. In the Path field, specify a path.

  6. Click Save to finalise.

  7. Click the Enable option, to enable your Media Storage.

  8. Click Start.