contentCharacteristicsWsdLive


Specifies characteristics of the delivered content, specifically targeted to delivering live video. Akamai uses this information to optimize your metadata configuration, which may result in better origin offload and end-user performance.

Along with other behaviors whose names are prefixed content‚ÄčCharacteristics, this behavior is customized for a specific product set. Use PAPI's List available behaviors operation to determine the set available to you. See also the related client‚ÄčCharacteristics and origin‚ÄčCharacteristics behaviors.

OptionTypeDescriptionRequires
catalog‚ÄčSizeenum

Optimize based on the total size of the content library delivered.

{"displayType":"enum","options":["SMALL","MEDIUM","LARGE","EXTRA_LARGE","UNKNOWN"],"tag":"select"}
SMALL

Less than 100Gb.

MEDIUM

100Gb-1Tb.

LARGE

1-100Tb.

EXTRA_‚ÄčLARGE

More than 100Tb.

UNKNOWN

Defer this optimization.

content‚ÄčTypeenum

Optimize based on the quality of media content.

{"displayType":"enum","options":["SD","HD","ULTRA_HD","OTHER","UNKNOWN"],"tag":"select"}
SD

Standard definition.

HD

High definition.

ULTRA_‚ÄčHD

Ultra high definition.

OTHER

More than one level of quality.

UNKNOWN

Defer this optimization.

popularity‚ÄčDistributionenum

Optimize based on the content's expected popularity.

{"displayType":"enum","options":["LONG_TAIL","ALL_POPULAR","UNKNOWN"],"tag":"select"}
LONG_‚ÄčTAIL

A low volume of requests over a long period.

ALL_‚ÄčPOPULAR

A high volume of requests over a short period.

UNKNOWN

Defer this optimization.

hlsboolean

Enable delivery of HLS media.

{"displayType":"boolean","tag":"input","type":"checkbox"}
segment‚ÄčDuration‚ÄčHLSenum

Specifies the duration of individual segments.

hls is true
{"displayType":"enum","options":["SEGMENT_DURATION_2S","SEGMENT_DURATION_4S","SEGMENT_DURATION_6S","SEGMENT_DURATION_8S","SEGMENT_DURATION_10S"],"tag":"select"}
{"if":{"attribute":"hls","op":"eq","value":true}}
SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_2S

2 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_4S

4 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_6S

6 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_8S

8 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_10S

10 seconds.

segment‚ÄčSize‚ÄčHLSenum

Specifies the size of the media object retrieved from the origin.

hls is true
{"displayType":"enum","options":["LESS_THAN_1MB","ONE_MB_TO_TEN_MB","TEN_MB_TO_100_MB","GREATER_THAN_100MB","UNKNOWN","OTHER"],"tag":"select"}
{"if":{"attribute":"hls","op":"eq","value":true}}
LESS_‚ÄčTHAN_1MB

Less than 1Mb.

ONE_‚ÄčMB_‚ÄčTO_‚ÄčTEN_‚ÄčMB

1-10Mb.

TEN_‚ÄčMB_‚ÄčTO_100_MB

10-100Mb.

GREATER_‚ÄčTHAN_100MB

More than 100Mb.

UNKNOWN

Defer this optimization.

OTHER

Sizes straddle these ranges.

hdsboolean

Enable delivery of HDS media.

{"displayType":"boolean","tag":"input","type":"checkbox"}
segment‚ÄčDuration‚ÄčHDSenum

Specifies the duration of individual fragments.

hds is true
{"displayType":"enum","options":["SEGMENT_DURATION_2S","SEGMENT_DURATION_4S","SEGMENT_DURATION_6S","SEGMENT_DURATION_8S","SEGMENT_DURATION_10S"],"tag":"select"}
{"if":{"attribute":"hds","op":"eq","value":true}}
SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_2S

2 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_4S

4 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_6S

6 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_8S

8 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_10S

10 seconds.

segment‚ÄčSize‚ÄčHDSenum

Specifies the size of the media object retrieved from the origin.

hds is true
{"displayType":"enum","options":["LESS_THAN_1MB","ONE_MB_TO_TEN_MB","TEN_MB_TO_100_MB","GREATER_THAN_100MB","UNKNOWN","OTHER"],"tag":"select"}
{"if":{"attribute":"hds","op":"eq","value":true}}
LESS_‚ÄčTHAN_1MB

Less than 1Mb.

ONE_‚ÄčMB_‚ÄčTO_‚ÄčTEN_‚ÄčMB

1-10Mb.

TEN_‚ÄčMB_‚ÄčTO_100_MB

10-100Mb.

GREATER_‚ÄčTHAN_100MB

More than 100Mb.

UNKNOWN

Defer this optimization.

OTHER

Sizes straddle these ranges.

dashboolean

Enable delivery of DASH media.

{"displayType":"boolean","tag":"input","type":"checkbox"}
segment‚ÄčDuration‚ÄčDASHenum

Specifies the duration of individual segments.

dash is true
{"displayType":"enum","options":["SEGMENT_DURATION_2S","SEGMENT_DURATION_4S","SEGMENT_DURATION_6S","SEGMENT_DURATION_8S","SEGMENT_DURATION_10S"],"tag":"select"}
{"if":{"attribute":"dash","op":"eq","value":true}}
SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_2S

2 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_4S

4 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_6S

6 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_8S

8 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_10S

10 seconds.

segment‚ÄčSize‚ÄčDASHenum

Specifies the size of the media object retrieved from the origin.

dash is true
{"displayType":"enum","options":["LESS_THAN_1MB","ONE_MB_TO_TEN_MB","TEN_MB_TO_100_MB","GREATER_THAN_100MB","UNKNOWN","OTHER"],"tag":"select"}
{"if":{"attribute":"dash","op":"eq","value":true}}
LESS_‚ÄčTHAN_1MB

Less than 1Mb.

ONE_‚ÄčMB_‚ÄčTO_‚ÄčTEN_‚ÄčMB

1-10Mb.

TEN_‚ÄčMB_‚ÄčTO_100_MB

10-100Mb.

GREATER_‚ÄčTHAN_100MB

More than 100Mb.

UNKNOWN

Defer this optimization.

OTHER

Sizes straddle these ranges.

smoothboolean

Enable delivery of Smooth media.

{"displayType":"boolean","tag":"input","type":"checkbox"}
segment‚ÄčDuration‚ÄčSmoothenum

Specifies the duration of individual fragments.

smooth is true
{"displayType":"enum","options":["SEGMENT_DURATION_2S","SEGMENT_DURATION_4S","SEGMENT_DURATION_6S","SEGMENT_DURATION_8S","SEGMENT_DURATION_10S"],"tag":"select"}
{"if":{"attribute":"smooth","op":"eq","value":true}}
SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_2S

2 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_4S

4 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_6S

6 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_8S

8 seconds.

SEGMENT_‚ÄčDURATION_10S

10 seconds.

segment‚ÄčSize‚ÄčSmoothenum

Specifies the size of the media object retrieved from the origin.

smooth is true
{"displayType":"enum","options":["LESS_THAN_1MB","ONE_MB_TO_TEN_MB","TEN_MB_TO_100_MB","GREATER_THAN_100MB","UNKNOWN","OTHER"],"tag":"select"}
{"if":{"attribute":"smooth","op":"eq","value":true}}
LESS_‚ÄčTHAN_1MB

Less than 1Mb.

ONE_‚ÄčMB_‚ÄčTO_‚ÄčTEN_‚ÄčMB

1-10Mb.

TEN_‚ÄčMB_‚ÄčTO_100_MB

10-100Mb.

GREATER_‚ÄčTHAN_100MB

More than 100Mb.

UNKNOWN

Defer this optimization.

OTHER

Sizes that straddle these ranges.