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    Product Release Notes

    Below are this quarter's product updates.

    Index of all product release notes

    Video Cloud

    Feature: CMS API - delete image

    Product Area: APIs

    Date: 30-September-2022

    Description: New endpoint for deleting an image of any kind. Also removed deprecated endpoints for deleting poster and thumbnail

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    Feature: New version of AEM connector

    Product Area: Integrations

    Date: 30-September-2022

    Description: Added info on the 6.0.1 release of the connector

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    Feature: Sitecore Connector

    Product Area: Integrations

    Date: 23-September-2022

    Description: Posted information about releases 10.1.2 and 10.1.3

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    Feature: Major new release of AEM connector

    Product Area: CMS Connectors

    Date: 16-September-2022

    Description: Major new release for both on-premise and cloud-based AEM connector. New features include support for labels, clips, sub-folders, video scheduling, and playlist creation in AEM.

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    Feature: Ingest video transcripts

    Product Area: Dynamic Ingest API, Transcripts

    Date: 9-September-2022

    Description: Ingest transcripts for your videos.

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    Feature: New release with support for several additional video features

    Product Area: CMS Connectors

    Date: 9-September-2022

    Description: New major release with several added features

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    Date: 29-July-2022

    Description: Complete set of Gallery Virtual Event Documentation

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    Feature: Image API

    Product Area: Platform APIs

    Date: 22-July-2022

    Description: The Image API allows you to retrieve a resized, cropped, or rotated version of an image. Open to Beacon customers as well as Video Cloud.

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    Feature: Players, Experiences, Multi-lingual Metadata

    Product Area: Sitecore Connector

    Date: 22-July-2022

    Description: Major new features including working with in-page experiences and players in Sitecore, and support for multi-lingual variants for video metadata

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    Feature: Video Transcripts

    Product Area: CMS API, Playback API

    Date: 15-July-2022

    Description: New transcript file generated during auto-captioning and added to videos

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    Brightcove Player

    Feature: Add a bumper before content video playback

    Product Area: Playback

    Date: 2-September-2022

    Description: In this topic, you will learn how to implement bumper videos, that is videos that play before the main content video.

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    Feature: Implementation of Short Manifest TTL

    Product Area: Content Protection

    Date: 1-July-2022

    Description: Short Manifest TTL feature information added

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    Brightcove Interactivity

    Device SDKs

    Feature: iOS SDK support for iOS 16

    Product Area: Native SDK for iOS

    Date: 16-September-2022

    Description: Native SDK for iOS support for iOS 16

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    Feature: Android SDK release 7.1.1

    Product Area: Native SDK for Android

    Date: 2-September-2022

    Description: Native SDK for Android release 7.1.1

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    Feature: Android SDK release 7.1.0

    Product Area: Native SDKs for Android

    Date: 26-August-2022

    Description: Android SDK release 7.1.0

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    Feature: iOS/tvOS SDK release 6.10.6

    Product Area: Native SDK for iOS

    Date: 8-July-2022

    Description: Native SDK for iOS/tvOS release 6.10.6

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    Feature: Android SDK release 7.0.1

    Product Area: Native SDKs for Android

    Date: 8-July-2022

    Description: Android SDK release 7.0.1

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    Live

    Feature: New passphrase field for SRT captions

    Product Area: Live API

    Date: 30-September-2022

    Description: Add new passphrase field for SRT captions

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    Feature: Low latency streaming

    Product Area: Live Streaming

    Date: 19-August-2022

    Description: Added fields for low latency

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    Feature: Low Latency streaming now available in the Live module

    Product Area: Live module

    Date: 19-August-2022

    Description: Added information on using low latency streaming

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    Feature: Audio-only live streams

    Product Area: Audio only

    Date: 29-July-2022

    Description: In this topic, you will learn how to create audio-only live streams.

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    Beacon

    Feature: Redirect Page Layout

    Product Area: Managing Pages

    Date: 30-September-2022

    Description: Update that redirect page layout works with web, iOS and Android

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    Feature: Page layout redirects to web page

    Product Area: Managing Pages

    Date: 16-September-2022

    Description: Added new page layout Redirect

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    Feature: Role-Based Access Control in Beacon Studio

    Product Area: Role-Based Access Control

    Date: 9-September-2022

    Description: In this topic, you will learn how to present content to viewers based on their assigned roles. You will manage roles in your external VMS and Brightcove Beacon Studio

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    Feature: Pages as playlist assets

    Product Area: Managing Pages

    Date: 2-September-2022

    Description: In this topic, you will learn how to create secondary pages and add them to playlists. This gives you the option to have an asset in a playlist that when clicked shows a new page.

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    Feature: Basics of secondary pages

    Product Area: Managing Pages

    Date: 2-September-2022

    Description: In this topic, you will learn how to create, delete and edit secondary pages.

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    Product Area: Managing Pages

    Date: 2-September-2022

    Description: In this topic, you will learn how to use templates and jobs to generate data reports needed for various platforms search implementations.

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    Feature: Using secondary pages as view all pages

    Product Area: Managing Pages

    Date: 2-September-2022

    Description: In this topic, you will learn how to create, delete and edit default and custom view all pages. A view all page is used when the number of videos in a carousel meets a maximum threshold. When the threshold is exceeded, a View All link is displayed and when the link is clicked by the customer a new page appears displaying all videos, for instance in a grid.

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    Feature: Creating TVOD plans in Beacon Classic

    Product Area: Monetization

    Date: 26-August-2022

    Description: In this topic, you will learn how to create a TVOD monetization package.

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    Feature: Assigning TVOD plans in Beacon Studio and Beacon Classic

    Product Area: Monetization

    Date: 26-August-2022

    Description: In this topic, you will learn how to assign a TVOD monetization package to media content.

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    Feature: Demo apps for customer testing

    Product Area: Apps

    Date: 12-August-2022

    Description: In this topic, you will learn how to access demo apps that have been setup for testing.

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    Feature: Roles as Rights in Beacon CMS

    Product Area: Roles as Rights

    Date: 15-July-2022

    Description: In this topic, you will learn how to present content to viewers based on their assigned roles. You will manage roles in your external VMS and the Brightcove Beacon CMS.

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    Feature: Stripe custom metadata

    Product Area: Monetization

    Date: 8-July-2022

    Description: In this topic, you will learn how to retrieve subscription information associated with Stripe custom metadata using the Stripe API.

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