Quick Start: Reviewing Video Analytics

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The objective of this Quick Start is for you to be familiar with the types of analytics that are provided by Video Cloud.

After completing this Quick Start you should be able to:

  • Describe the types of analytics reports that are provided by Video Cloud

Getting Started with the Analytics Module

The Analytics module brings together information about your videos and players. Using the Analytics module, you can generate up-to-date reports about how many viewers you have, how much viewers are watching your videos, when they stop watching them, the traffic sources for your videos, and the devices and operating systems that are being used to view your videos.

For an in-depth overview of the Analytics module, see our Video Cloud Analytics Essentials training course. The following video provides a high level overview of the Analytics module.


You may wish to publish some of your videos and then explore the analytics features at a later time.

Conclusion and next steps

Hopefully this Quick Start will help you get started using Video Cloud to publish your own videos. By now, you should be able to:

  • Describe the Video Cloud architecture
  • Navigate inside Video Cloud Studio
  • Upload videos to Video Cloud
  • Edit video properties
  • Publish a video
  • Create and style a player
  • Create a playlist
  • Publish a playlist
  • Understand the types of analytics that are provided by Video Cloud

You may wish to explore these additional resources to continue learning more about Video Cloud: