Kaltura is a media management platform for teaching, learning, and outreach purposes. This cloud-based system automatically optimizes video files for viewing on any device, includes strong accessibility workflows, powerful search functions, and deep analytics about who is watching videos and for how long.
This article explains how to add media into Kaltura via Kaltura MediaSpace.
Select the + Add New button in the upper corner-right of the page.
Select Upload New Media. The Upload Media page appears.
From the Upload Media page choose one of the following:
Drag & Drop your file into the display box.
Use the + Choose a File to Upload button to browse files on your computer.
Update the Name, Description, Tags, and Publishing Schedule as desired.
Choose your Media Privacy settings.
Private: Media page will be available to the content owner only.
Unlisted: Media page will be visible to anyone with a link to the page.
Published: Media page will be visible to individuals according to entitlements on published destinations (you must have a Channel already created within MediaSpace to use this option).
Click the Save button at the bottom of the page.
Your file may take some time to process, but will be available in My Media once fully uploaded.
Note: Video files uploaded to Kaltura are run through an automatic speech recognition (ASR) captioning process which can take a few hours to run. You will be notified via email of your captions being complete and receive information about those captions overnight. Learn more about the
Once you have uploaded the video you can send a link, add to a Channel, or add to in an assignment, quiz, etc. using the Rich Content editor in Canvas.