Integrate CuttingRoom with IDrive® e2

Store data with IDrive® e2 and collaborate in real-time using the CuttingRoom video editor. You can edit your videos directly from the e2 cloud storage. Learn more about CuttingRoom.


Before storing your CuttingRoom data, you require:

  1. An active IDrive® e2 account. Sign up here if you do not have one.
  2. A bucket in IDrive® e2. See how to create a bucket and assign public access to it.
  3. Valid Access Key ID and Secret Access Key. Learn how to create an access key.
  4. A valid license for CuttingRoom.

Connect IDrive® e2 with CuttingRoom

  1. Sign in to CuttingRoom account via web.
  2. Go to Settings.
  3. Navigate to Integrations and click ADD NEW.
  4. Click S3 compatible from drop-down to configure integration settings:
    1. Enter a name for the integration.
    2. Select Permission:
      *READ ONLY: If you only intend to import from the bucket.
      *READ-WRITE : If you want to distribute to the bucket.
    3. Enter your IDrive® e2 bucket name
    4. Enter your IDrive® e2 S3 endpoint.
      (Example: )
    5. Enter your IDrive® e2 Access Key ID as Access Key.
    6. Enter your IDrive® e2 Secret Key as the Secret Key.
    7. Click SAVE.
  5. Click Distribution from the sidebar.
    1. Select Integration.
    2. Add a name to be displayed for the distribution.
    3. Click SAVE.
  6. Click NEW STORY on the home screen.
    2. Select FRAME RATE from the drop-down.
    3. Click SAVE.
  7. Select your integration from the dropdown.
    Note: Files available on your IDrive® e2 bucket will be listed. See how to upload the video to your IDrive® e2 bucket.
  8. Select a file from the list and double-click to open it.
  9. Once the editing is done, click RENDER.
  10. Select distribution and click PUBLISH TO S3 COMPATIBLE.
    Note: On the final screen, users can get updated videos based on their rendering requirements and publish to their S3Compatible.

Note: Data restoration is handled by your specific backup solution provider and is affected by multiple variables that are unique to your environment. For application-related enquiries/support, it is strongly recommended you seek guidance from the technical team of your backup solution provider.