App Config Overview


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App Config is an OTT app management and configuration tool. From your JWP dashboard, you can manage the content and features of your OTT apps:

  • Associate content with an OTT app
  • Specify where content is displayed
  • Align the appearance of the app with your brand
  • Monetize content
  • Define aspects of the user experience


App Config settings

In addition to managing the content and features of your OTT apps, you can create multiple app configurations to help improve the viewing experience:

  • Selecting content for different geographical regions
  • Specifying content for viewing platforms, such as web, iOS, and Roku
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of a content line-ups through A/B testing
  • Differentiating between environments, such as development and production


To use App Config, an OTT app needs to be integrated with the App Config API.

  • OTT apps built with the JWP web app are integrated with the App Config API. Follow these instructions to create a link between your app and the app config.
  • Applicaster-based OTT apps do not have an integration with the App Config API. These OTT apps are managed and customized through Applicaster's Zapp Studio.

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