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Verimatrix

November 10, 2010 05:00 ET

Verimatrix Addresses Revenue Security for Multi-Screen Video Experience at CONNECTIONS Europe Summit 2010

Pierre Hunter to Discuss Importance of Flexible DRM When Extending Digital TV Services Across Networks and Devices

AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS--(Marketwire - November 10, 2010) -  CONNECTIONS Europe Summit 2010 --

WHO:
Verimatrix specializes in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe. The next-generation Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS™) 3 core architecture shifts the value proposition beyond content protection, towards the broader perspective of revenue security for cable, satellite, terrestrial and IPTV operators.

Pierre Hunter, VP of EMEA at Verimatrix, is a seasoned professional with 25 years of international business experience in the telecommunications and pay-TV industries.

WHAT: 
During the session "Extending the Video Experience to Multiple Screens," Hunter will discuss delivery of high quality content services on multiple screens, as well as how to best handle the management, monetization, and authorization of that content. In addition, he will address the issue of how pay-TV conditional access will migrate from a pure authentication scheme on one device to cross-platform security, with coordinated rights management.

He will join executives from NDS, Advanced Digital Broadcast (ADB), Juniper Networks and Irdeto on the panel, which will be moderated by Stuart Sikes, President, Parks Associates.

WHEN:
Monday, 15 Nov. at 11:30 a.m.

WHERE:
Mövenpick Hotel Amsterdam City Centre, Amsterdam, Netherlands

About Verimatrix
Verimatrix specializes in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe. The award-winning and independently audited Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS™) and ViewRight® solutions offer an innovative approach for cable, satellite, terrestrial and IPTV operators to cost-effectively extend their networks and enable new business models. As the recognized leader in software-based security solutions for premier service providers, Verimatrix has pioneered the 3-Dimensional Security approach that offers flexible layers of protection techniques to address evolving business needs and revenue threats. Maintaining close relationships with major studios, broadcasters, industry organizations, and its unmatched partner ecosystem enables Verimatrix to provide a unique perspective on digital TV business issues beyond content security as operators seek to deliver compelling new services. For more information, please visit www.verimatrix.com and our Pay TV Views blog to join the conversation.