Tag Archives: Verimatrix

TV must adapt itself to OTT market and audiences

One of the panels developed during the first day of Nextv CEO Latin America, leading conference organized by Dataxis last November 5th and 6th at the Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Miami, was titled Is pay TV via OTT the future of TV?, was attended by Steve Oetegenn, President of Verimatrix; Ezequiel Fonseca Zas, SVP [...]

Entel deploys Amino solution to power Bolivia’s first nationwide IPTV rollout

Entel, the national telecommunications operator in Bolivia, has begun a major deployment of AminoVU set-top boxes running on AminoOS to deliver IPTV services across its newly deployed fiber network, which covers almost 100% of the country. Currently, Entel has a broad consumer offering including telephony, mobile, broadband and satellite TV and is broadening this range [...]

Inside Secure enters into an exclusive agreement to acquire Verimatrix

Inside Secure announced that it has entered into an exclusivity agreement to acquire Verimatrix, the global independent leading software security provider for video services, with presence in Latin America. Inside Secure will pay USD 143 million in cash, plus an estimated USD 9 million earn-out in the second quarter of 2019. The transaction is expected [...]

Minerva selects Verimatrix as Multi-DRM provider

Verimatrix announced that its MultiRights OTT solution has been deployed to secure the new Your TV Now service from Minerva Networks. This solution offers subscribers of Your TV Now a transparent consumption experience by harmonizing multiple DRMs via a common platform for comprehensive security for the multi-screen service. Your TV Now, built on the proven [...]

Verimatrix acquires Akamai Identity Services assets

Verimatrix, a specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for network-connected devices and services, announced the addition of TV Everywhere authentication capabilities with acquisition of the assets that comprise the Akamai Identity Services (AIS) product. This acquisition fits perfectly with our roadmap to streamline content workflows via cloud-based technologies to connect global consumers with great content, [...]

Megacable selects Verimatrix for next-generation revenue security for hybrid transition

Security specialist Verimatrix announced that it will be securing revenue for Mexicos operator Megacable as it transitions from offering traditional cable to more advanced hybrid services. The companys VCAS for Broadcast Hybrid solution manages secure video delivery over Megacables broadcast, multicast and OTT networks to single-network and hybrid receivers, plus a wide range of mobile [...]

Televisa and TV Azteca to discuss about FTA and multiplatform strategies at NexTV Series Mexico & Central America

Executives of Televisa and TV Azteca, the main Mexican networks, will participate in the next edition of NexTV Series Mexico & Central America, on October 3 & 4, to discuss the future of free-to-air TV and the evolution towards multi-screen platforms. The conference, organized by Dataxis, will be held at the Presidente Intercontinental Hotel in [...]

UHD raises the bar for pay TV security

Verimatrix highlighted the importance of watermarking technology in the protection of UHD content. Ever since MovieLabs advanced the use of forensic watermarking as a part of the protection regime for UHD content services, it has been clear to industry watchers and analysts that the idea would over time gain universal support across the industry, Steve [...]

Cablevisión Argentina selects Verimatrix as revenue security partner to support new service Flow

Security specialist Verimatrix announced a multi-year agreement with Cablevisión, main MSO of Argentina, to secure its new service called Flow and provide access to its line of Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS) revenue security solutions. This way, Cablevisión is able to deploy the mix of VCAS solutions that best matches its network [...]

Totalplay selects Verimatrix to secure IPTV, OTT services

Mexican triple play operator Totalplay (Grupo Salinas) has selected Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS) platform to align with its network upgrade roadmap, which includes securing its On Demand service and supporting its IPTV and 4K/HEVC expansion plans.   In a press release, Verimatrix explained that the VCAS architecture uniquely provides the security infrastructure, tools [...]