SOURCE: Verimatrix

January 28, 2008 00:00 ET

MEDIA ALERT: Verimatrix Presents 3D Strategy for Content Security at CSTB 2008

Robert Payne Reinforces Layered Approach to Content Protection Across Three Screens

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - January 28, 2008) -


WHO:   Verimatrix enhances the value and security of pay-TV networks with
       advanced technologies designed to address the content protection
       challenges of today, and those of tomorrow. Robert Payne, general
       manager and VP of sales with Verimatrix, has more than 20 years
       experience in international pay-TV, video, and voice and data
       communications. Through this depth of experience, Payne has gained
       knowledge of and experience in a wide variety of technologies and
       architectures including: IP, ATM, MPEG, F-SAN, FTTx and xDSL.

WHAT:  Conference Session:
       "3 Dimensions of Content Security: Advanced Technologies to Please
       Content Owners, Operators and Consumers:" Payne will be discussing
       the role that content security will play in providing pay-TV
       operators with a unified approach across a three-screen paradigm -
       TV, PC and mobile devices. The session will cover the latest CA,
       DRM, encryption and digital watermarking technologies and will
       provide an overview of existing and future delivery business models
       that content security can help enable, rather than inhibit.

       WHERE: Crocus Exhibition Centre, Moscow, Conference Hall 4
              (Pavilion 1)
       WHEN:  Tuesday, Feb. 5, 14.45 –15.15p.m

       Product Demonstrations:
       VCAS™ for IPTV – The global number one solution in IPTV content
       security enables small and large pay-TV deployments and supports
       the full spectrum of emerging IPTV wholesale/retail business over
       satellite, fiber and other distribution network architectures.

       VCAS™ for Cable IPTV - Developed in conjunction with innovative,
       experienced hardware suppliers to the  cable industry, VCAS for
       Cable IPTV offers pay-TV operators a rapid response to
       accelerating demands for HD and on-demand services, while
       dramatically reducing the cost of advanced set-top box (STB)
       deployment.

       WHERE: Crocus Exhibition Centre, Moscow, Conference Hall 4,
              Booth 168
       WHEN:  During exhibition hours


About Verimatrix

Verimatrix sets the standard for software-based content security and revenue enhancement technologies in pay-TV networks, with a global customer base of telecommunications providers. The Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS™ ) offers a suite of next-generation technologies that has been independently audited and ranked as the global leader in IPTV content protection. VCAS was designed for two-way and hybrid networks to protect content and enhance revenue streams, while combating digital piracy wherever it occurs within the distribution chain. The company's content security experts maintain close relationships with the major studios and broadcasters to help address the challenges facing pay-TV networks of today, and those of tomorrow. Verimatrix customers benefit with most favorable access to premium content, enabling the richest, most versatile viewing experience for their digital video subscribers. For more information on why VCAS is the most widely deployed IPTV content security system with tier one operators, please visit www.verimatrix.com.