Viaccess Orca (VO), global leader providing OTT and TV platforms, content protection and advanced data solutions, has announced this last Thursday that Peruvian pay TV operator Cable Club is launching an OTT offering featuring Android TV STBs, mobile apps for live video streaming, and catch-up TV content, powered by VO’s TVaaS cloud-based TV platform and DRM solutions.
As reported by VO, VO’s TVaaS platform provides Cable Club with a complete solution for secure live video delivery, including applications for smartphones, tablets, and computers. In addition, they explained that, since TVaaS is a fully managed and cloud-based video service delivery platform, it allows Cable Club to quickly monetize its new IPTV and OTT service. ‘Cable Club will rely on security agents offered by VO’s DRM solutions within its new Android TV STBs, ensuring a superior TV experience for all subscribers with the highest content protection’, they reported from VO.
‘Consumers want premium content on every screen, but it is imperative that the content is protected’, reported Ana Lucia Gonzales, CEO at Cable Club. ‘VO’s TVaaS platform provides us with a flexible, one-stop-shop solution for delivering TV content to a wide range of devices, backed by a powerful DRM that has passed rigorous industry assessments. Thanks to VO’s solution, Cable Club will be the first local pay-TV operator in South Peru to offer a live service via mobile apps as well as Android TV STBs’, the executive added.
According to Philippe Leonetti, CEO at Viaccess-Orca, ‘Cable Club is set to disrupt the Peruvian market with its unique TV offering that we are proud to be powering. Speed and responsiveness to subscriber demands are important factors for success in today’s pay TV environment, and our TVaaS platform will ensure a fast time to market for Cable Club’s new service with minimal upfront investment’, he said.
Ana Lucia Gonzales, CEO at Cable Club, is one of the confirmed speakers in the ‘The new OTT era of pay TV operators’ panel, which will take place on Tuesday, April 20th as part of the first Nextv Series Andean conference, new Dataxis virtual event. In addition, Carlos Ramos, VP Business Development, Americas at Viaccess-Orca, is confirmed as a speaker in the ‘The digital transformation of the post-Covid operator’ panel, which will take place on April 21st as part of the event.