Nielsen Watermarking Audio Injection

Encoding.com is certified to use the Nielsen Watermark Encoder SDK version 4.2.1 to to inject Nielsen watermarks into audio channels using the following watermark types: NAES2 PC and NAES2 FD, NAES6 PC and NAES6 FD, Hybrid and Unstacked, and PC-VOD encoding level.

<?xml version="1.0"?>
<query>
    <userid><<id>></userid> <!-- required-->
    <userkey><<key>></userkey> <!-- required-->
    <action>[Action]</action> <!-- required-->
    <source>[SourceFile]</source> <!-- required-->
    <format>
        <output>[OutputFormat]</output> <!-- required-->
        <insert_nielsen_watermarks>[yes|no]</insert_nielsen_watermarks>
        <nielsen_watermarks_type>[WatermarkType]</nielsen_watermarks_type>
        <nielsen_sid>[SID]</nielsen_sid>
        <nielsen_asset_id>[AssetID]</nielsen_asset_id>
        <nielsen_asset_name>[AssetName]</nielsen_asset_name>
        <nielsen_episode>[NielsenEpisode]</nielsen_episode>
        <nielsen_file_destination>[DestinationURL]</nielsen_file_destination>
        <!-- format params -->
    </format>
</query>
{
    "query": {
        "userid": "<<id>>", // required
        "userkey": "<<key>>", // required
        "action": "[Action]", // required
        "source": "[SourceFile]", // required
        "format": {
            "output": "[OutputFormat]", // required
            "copy_nielsen_metadata": "[yes|no]",
            "nielsen_breakout_code": "[BreakOutCode]",
            "nielsen_distributor_id": "[DistributorID]",
            "insert_nielsen_watermarks": "[yes|no]",
            "nielsen_watermarks_type": "[WatermarkType]",
            "nielsen_sid": "[SID]",
            "nielsen_asset_id": "[AssetID]",
            "nielsen_asset_name": "[AssetName]",
            "nielsen_episode": "[NielsenEpisode]",
            "nielsen_file_destination": "[DestinationURL]"
            // format params
        }
    }
}

Parameter

Description

Allowed Values

Default Values

insert_nielsen_watermarks

Insert Nielsen Watermarks in audio stream

yes, no

no

nielsen_watermarks_type

Type of watermarks.
— naes2 - insert NAES II watermarks,
— naes6 - insert NAES VI watermarks,
— naes2_naes6 - insert NAES II and NAES VI watermarks

naes2, naes6, naes2_naes6

naes2_naes6

nielsen_sid

Nielsen Source ID

Valid String

none

nielsen_asset_id

Nielsen Asset ID

Valid String

none

nielsen_asset_name

Nielsen Asset Name

Valid String

none

nielsen_episode

Nielsen Episode

Valid String

none

nielsen_file_destination

Destination for Nielsen zip file with encode result metadata, decode output, signature, encode status, additional media metadata.

Valid Destination URL
It may contain such placeholders: <SID>, <StartTIC>, <TS>
If destination file name isn't specified, we will use this pattern: <SID>_<StartTIC>_<TS>.zip

none