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WordPress, Brightcove and ingesting remote assets – Part 1

Consumed => “Creating Videos with Remote Video Files Using FTP Batch Provisioning” on Brightcove (Support).

The need for Comcast’s PIF ( is to ingest videos fed in by The Weather Channel. We’re using Brightcove ( for the video transcoding and CDN.

Also consumed:

The FTP Batch provisioning + XML manifest work-flow / product looks powerful and interesting. However, what I don’t think I’ve – yet? – seen is a way to automate a daily feed using the XML manifest. Thus far, the manifest strikes me as a manual one-off type tool and the need is to automate a daily task / feed.

The good news is, it looks like more work with the Brightcove API.

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