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Compare optimized and unoptimized play time of ABR videos

May 24, 2018

For a given time frame, NetScaler MAS provides the play time of ABR videos and also enables you to compare the play time of optimized and un-optimized ABR videos in your network.

To view the play time, log on to NetScaler MAS, navigate to Analytics > Video Insight and click ABR Video. Then, in the right pane, select a time frame from the drop-down list. You can further customize the time frame by using the time-frame slider. Click Go and select Play Time tab.

You can use the Filters drop-down list to select the HTTP, HTTPS, or QUIC ABR videos.

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For the selected time frame, the Play Time tab provides a line graph and pie chart describing the: 

  • Total play time of ABR videos from your network
  • Total play time of optimized and unoptimized plays of ABR videos from your network for the selected time frame.
  • Total play time of encrypted and unencrypted ABR videos.
  • Average play time of ABR videos
  • Average play time of optimized and unoptimized plays of ABR videos
  • Average play time of encrypted and unencrypted ABR videos
  • Play time distribution between optimized and unoptimized ABR videos
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