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Avalon at Northwestern University

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Julie Rudder presented "Avalon at Northwestern University" as part of the "Avalon Media System: Implementation and Community" session at the 2014 Digital Library Federation (DLF) Forum on October 28, 2014.

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Avalon at Northwestern University

  1. 1. Julie Rudder j-rudder@northwestern.edu Digital Initiatives Project Manager DLF Forum 2014
  2. 2. Background on Streaming at NUL Streaming Media since 2001 Total Audio-Video Assets Served: 34,146
  3. 3. Retire current infrastructure by summer 2015 Door Authentication App
  4. 4. This might happen!
  5. 5. Use Cases Course Reserves – restricted access Archival Collections MMLC – video management by units outside the library
  6. 6. Future Additional Units outside the library? Integration with other campus media solutions?
  7. 7. Implementation Pilot – Summer 2013 • A few classes support • Two public collections • Local VM infrastructure Full production – Fall 2014 • All new requests via Avalon (no migration) • MMLC launches Unit • NUIT (central data center) infrastructure
  8. 8. Staffing 1 DevOps (install, configure, support) 1 Developer (app customization, support) 1 Project Manager (app oversight, integrations oversight) 1 Service Owner (liaise with units & users, workflow, support)
  9. 9. Business hours - Library DC staff support 24 hour -Canvas helpdesk support 24 hour - Central IT – helpdesk support
  10. 10. Existing Production Systems Load Balancer Streaming - Avalon Web App Transcoding Shared SOLR Dedicated SOLR Core Production Environment FMS 1 Streaming - FMS 2 VM 4 TB dedicated Hardware Shared Production Fedora Fedora
  11. 11. BIanctekggrraotuionnds on Streaming at NUL • Canvas and Blackboard Streaming Media since 2001 • Existing handle server • LDAP • Related -- Ares Course Reserves (request Total Audio-Video Assets Served: 34,146 mechanism)

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