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Mux and AWS

Access your raw video view events associated with Mux Data straight from Amazon Kinesis and Amazon Cloudfront.

Mux & Amazon Kinesis

Mux & Amazon Kinesis

The Mux Data integration enables you to gain meaningful insights into your videos’ most important metrics.

  • Isolating video encoding or delivery errors at specific points in a video title.
  • Understanding rendition selections made by players across numerous dimensions - video title, device platform, application version, geography, and many more.
  • Deeper insights into viewer interactions with the video.

How it works in 6 easy steps


Mux provides AWS account details.


Create AWS IAM Roles that limit access to the AWS Account ID and External ID for production & staging purposes.


Create AWS Kinesis streams in AWS us-east-1 for production & staging data.


Create AWS IAM Policies that allow the roles access to the appropriate Kinesis stream.


Send the Kinesis stream ARNs and policy ARNs to Mux.


Mux enables real-time exports to the customer Kinesis stream in production & staging.

Mux & Amazon Cloudfront

Mux & Amazon Cloudfront

Use Mux Data and Amazon Cloudfront together to understand CDN performance.

  • Leverage Mux's enhanced quality of experience (QoE) analytics to monitor and improve video performance on AWS-powered workflows.
  • See network-level metrics such as throughput and latency measurements
  • Compare and optimize video performance across devices
  • Run A/B testing for your video operations on videos and live streams

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