SOURCE: Verimatrix

March 03, 2008 03:00 ET

Verimatrix Advances "3D Content Security" Capabilities at IPTV World Forum London

Steve Oetegenn Presents New Content Protection and CMTS Bypass Solutions at IP Cable Conference Track

LONDON--(Marketwire - March 3, 2008) - IP Cable 2008 World Forum, Olympia, London, Booth #117 -

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. The
         Verimatrix "3 Dimensional content security" approach provides a
         framework to enhance operator competitiveness and the consumer
         experience in the new world of pay-TV.

WHAT:    Conference Session:

         "Content Protection for DOCSIS-based Video."  Steve Oetegenn,
         chief sales and marketing officer for Verimatrix, will be
         discussing specific issues associated with the impact of IP
         television over cable and hybrid networks. The session will
         explain the role that conditional access plays for DOCSIS-based
         video and the effects on the end user's viewing experience;
         covering the latest technologies in protecting IP video around
         the cable home and beyond. Oetegenn has specialised in digital
         security and anti-piracy since 1998, working with government
         agencies, Fortune 500 companies and major Hollywood studios.

         WHERE:    IP Cable 2008 World Forum, Olympia, London
         WHEN:     Thursday Mar. 13th, 2008 15.00 - 15.20

         Product Focus:
         ViewRight™ PC Player - Designed to turn any broadband
         connected PC into a fully functional, interactive IPTV client
         within a subscriber's home. Verimatrix will be demonstrating its
         latest enhancements that incorporate a seamless approach for
         Digital Video Recorder (DVR) functionality allowing consumers to
         experience the same performance on their ViewRight PC Player they
         would expect from their favourite set-top DVR.

         VCAS™ for Cable IPTV - Developed in conjunction with
         GoBackTV, 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:    IPTV 2008 World Forum, Olympia, London, Stand #117
         WHEN:     During exhibition hours; Wednesday, Mar. 12th - Friday
                   Mar. 14th, 2008

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