1) Creating a Storage Resource for your Media

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

To create a storage resource for your media, follow these steps:

1) In the Ooyala Flex console, from the toolbar, click the New option.

2) From the drop down, select the Resource option.

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

4) In the Name field, enter a name.

5) In the Description field, enter an optional description.

6) From the Visibility field, select the workspaces, accounts, and groups that will have access to the media storage.

7) From the Plugin drop down, select storage resource.

8) From the Polling Interval drop down, select a polling interval e.g. 1 minute.

9) Click Save.

10) Next, click the Configuration sub-tab.

11) Click the Edit option.

12) From the Protocol drop down, select FILE.

13) In the Path field, specify a path.

14) Click Save to finalise.

15) Click the Enable option, to enable your Media Storage.

16) Click Start.