On July 6th 2018 the Universtiy’s academic enterprise video solution, Mediasite, was upgraded to version 7.2. This upgrade provides a more robust Mediasite experience including faster My Mediasite processing times. This new version, 7.2, has, new features and a new look and feel as well as a My Mediasite interface.
Some new features of Mediasite 7.2 include
Easy to use Personal Capture:
Create great looking videos, screencasts and slideshows wherever you are with My Mediasite.
- New, responsive UI gives you a faster and more efficient experience across all devices
- Full mobile support allows video management directly from your smartphone
- Engage users through in-video quizzes, Q&A forums, and polls
Immersive Learning with Interactive Features:
Mediasite includes engagement and interactivity features that personalize learning experiences and improve retention.
- Embed quizzes, automatically score them and export the results to gauge students’ understanding of topics in real time
- Add comments and discussions to specific spots in videos to call out certain topics or timestamps to viewers
- Encourage interaction between users and instructors with in-video annotations, discussions and comments
- Easily pinpoint videos with improved search
Automated Speech to Text:
Mediasite now offers support for fully automated captioning via IBM Watson
- Provide fast and easy search results from audio in your videos
- Users can create videos that are automatically captioned as soon as they are created or uploaded into Mediasite
How do I use this new version and the new features of Medaisite?
My Mediasite can be accessed via:
How to install Mediasite Desktop Recorder on a Mac - http://bit.ly/2Nxkdv1
How to install Mediasite Desktop Recorder on a PC - http://bit.ly/2KPuioE
Record using desktop recorder - http://bit.ly/2NvWNX6
Uploading and existing video (Useful for Zoom users.) - http://bit.ly/2lVqHr8
Adding quizzes to your presentations - http://bit.ly/2KS3rIG
Additional videos relating to My Mediasite are available at http://bit.ly/2ubG4PE
Mediasite can be used to record your in classroom classes as well. Click here to see a list of Mediasite capbale classrooms.