Attach Watson Transcription


The Attach Watson Transcription converts the results file received from the IBM Watson Speech-to-Text service in json format, converts it to the desired caption format, and adds it to the media package.

Parameter Table

configuration keys description default value example
transcription-job-id This is filled out by the transcription service when starting the workflow. EMPTY Should always be "${transcriptionJobId}"
target-flavor The flavor of the caption/transcription file generated. Mandatory. EMPTY captions/timedtext
target-tag The tag to apply to the caption/transcription file generated. Optional. EMPTY archive
target-caption-format The caption format to be generated. Optional. If not entered, the raw resulting file will be attached to the media package. EMPTY webvtt


<!-- Attach caption/transcript -->
<operation id="attach-watson-transcription"
  description="Attach captions/transcription">
    <!-- This is filled out by the transcription service when starting this workflow so just use this as is -->
    <configuration key="transcription-job-id">${transcriptionJobId}</configuration>
    <configuration key="target-flavor">captions/timedtext</configuration>
    <configuration key="target-tag">archive</configuration>
    <configuration key="target-caption-format">webvtt</configuration>

<!-- Merge caption/transcript to existing publication and republish -->
<operation id="publish-engage"
  description="Distribute and publish to engage server">
    <configuration key="download-source-flavors">captions/timedtext</configuration>
    <configuration key="strategy">merge</configuration>
    <configuration key="check-availability">true</configuration>