Radio Televisione Italiana (RAI) has become the first significant Free To Air (FTA) public services broadcaster to adopt forensic watermarking to protect against content piracy in the streaming age.
Irdeto, the Amsterdam based content protection company, has announced that South Africa’s leading pay TV and broadband operator MultiChoice has implemented Trusted Home, its network security and WiFi management package developed jointly with Minim.
Accedo has added support for three Digital Rights Management (DRM) products to its Accedo One cloud platform in the video service ecosystem. The Accedo One Marketplace already includes integration for Online Video Platforms, Subscription Management Platforms, Ad servers, and Analytics Platforms.
Protecting high value media content is a major priority for any broadcaster working with OTT and VOD. In the previous article in this series we looked at the three challenges facing broadcasters and in this article we dig deeper into the remedies and methods for keeping content safe.
Multichoice, Africa’s leading entertainment group, has deployed the GeoGuard VPN and proxy detection from GeoComply to combat content piracy.
Synamedia’s acquisition of ContentArmor, a privately-held developer of forensic watermarking technology based in Rennes, France, is another step towards consolidation in the content and revenue security field.
The complexity of modern OTT and VOD distribution has increased massively in recent years. The adoption of internet streaming gives viewers unparalleled freedom to consume their favorite live and pre-recorded media when they want, where they want, and how they want. But these opportunities have also presented content owners with unfortunate challenges, typically piracy and overcoming illegal content copying.
Video streaming platform, SHIFT72, has integrated GeoComply’s GeoGuard VPN and proxy detection solution to better protect its customers’ high-value, territorially-restricted content from geolocation fraud and geo-piracy.