January 26, 2012 04:55 ET

Barbados' Multi-Choice TV Selects Conax Solution for Secure Roll-Out of Digital TV Services Platform

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO--(Marketwire - Jan 26, 2012) - CCTA 2012 -- Conax, a leading global security specialist in protecting digital TV distribution and securing multi-device content revenue, today announced that Multi-Choice TV of Barbados has chosen content protection partner Conax to secure their roll out of digital TV Services. In addition to the new Multi-Choice TV contract, Conax has secured 2 new contracts in the region in the last few months, further establishing the solutions provider's security footprint in the region.

Multi-Choice TV offers digital Pay TV services over an MMDS - DVB-C wireless Microwave network. The Conax Content Security Solution will strengthen the existing Digital TV platform with Subscription, Pay per View and On Demand services.

"Multi Choice selected to partner with Conax based on its proven track record, product integrity and strong roadmap for digitization," says Mr. Andrew Greene, Chief MCTV Officer, Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation. "We believe Conax is not only an ideal security partner but also an ideal business advisor with extensive experience in digitization which will help us in growing our platform to adapt to new trends and services for an exceptional end-consumer experience."

"Conax is focused and committed in the Caribbean region and continues to invest in building strong security product line and partner solutions to help operators succeed in offering premium content to multiple customer devices," confirms Rohit Mehra, Vice President, North America, Conax.

Conax continues its strong growth in the Caribbean region by ensuring a high level of security and working with partners to offer best-in-class, comprehensive and future-oriented solutions to operators. Conax has won the confidence of operators in the region based on its flexible business models and track record in providing top level content security to the global market. The Conax security platform will enable operators to grow their business to include new services such as TV Everywhere and multi-screen offerings in the coming years.

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Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation (
The television service provider known as Multi-Choice TV or MCTV is an MMDS or DVB-C wireless microwave-based broadcast subscription television provider in the country of Barbados, owned by the Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation.

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Conax provides the future-oriented security solutions and expertise that empower multi-screen digital TV content providers around the globe to deliver premium content over the combined Over-The-Top scenario of broadcast, broadband and connected devices securely and eliminate potential revenue threats. Conax Contego™ and Conax Contego™ Unite furnish content providers, cable, satellite, IP, mobile and terrestrial operators with solutions that offer a competitive advantage -- reduced hardware costs, easy deployment and upgrade. Conax flagship, Conax Contego™, bundles 25 years of pioneering experience into one unique solution to guide operators in navigating and realizing new business models. Through its benchmark policy for security-evaluated client devices and strategic partner network, Conax technology secures content for operators representing 125 million pay TV consumers in 80 countries around the globe.

ISO 9001 & 27001 certified, Conax is headquartered in Oslo, Norway, and represented in Russia, Germany, Brazil, USA, Canada, Mexico, Thailand, China, Singapore, Indonesia and Philippines, with 24/7 Global Support operations in India. Conax is part of Telenor Group who has operations in 11 markets, 33.000 employees, 125 million mobile subscriptions and is among the world's largest mobile operators. Corporate responsibility. Follow Conax on Twitter

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