The AssetManager is the successor of the Archive. The AssetManager resolves some of the shortcomings of the Archive, such as

Please read on to learn about the complete feature set.


Before we move on to the list of features let’s clarify some terms. Media package The media package is the central data structure within Opencast that refers to a collection of different types of elements, e.g. video tracks, metadata catalogs, attachments that belong together. See also ⇒episode.



This section describes the features defined by the AssetManager API.

Default Implementation

Find below the features of the default implementation.