SOURCE: Verimatrix

Verimatrix

June 24, 2013 10:00 ET

Verimatrix Discusses Content Protection Concerns and Revenue Security Solutions at Anti-Piracy and Content Protection Summit

Company's Chief Technology Officer Shares Vision for Future of Content Protection

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 24, 2013) - Anti-Piracy and Content Protection Summit -- Verimatrix, the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-network, multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, today announced its participation at the 4th Anti-Piracy and Content Protection Summit, in Los Angeles. The three-day event serves to help the entertainment industry maximize enforcement measures, make better decisions on where to invest time and efforts, and hear how leading companies have improved their anti-piracy programs. As the recognized leader in software-based security solutions for premier service providers, Verimatrix is uniquely positioned to comment on optimized revenue security strategies.

Verimatrix Chief Technology Officer Petr Peterka will be sharing his revenue security expertise during the "Discussing the Impact of Emerging Technologies for Content Protection" session on Wednesday, June 26 at 9 a.m. with representatives from Sony Pictures Entertainment, Global Platform and GiantSteps Media Technology Strategies. Attendees of the discussion will learn how the anticipated transition to 4K technology, which allows broadcasters to transmit a signal that is approximately four times the resolution of 1080p, can help with content protection. Other presentation highlights include:

  • Overview of emerging technologies making strides in fighting piracy
  • Multi-rights DRM approaches and challenges of interoperability
  • The meaning of 4K technologies for content protection
  • Assessment of technologies used by pirates

"Piracy concerns have shifted greatly in recent years, and the changing landscape of video distribution has had a major impact on how operators secure their revenue against the latest threats," said Peterka. "The Anti-Piracy Forum and Content Protection Summit is a key event to keep the pay-TV industry protected from its number one piracy concern: the redistribution of content over the Internet. We look forward to sharing how current and emerging technologies can address this concern with increased content protection to safeguard operators' revenue streams."

To learn more about the 4th Anti-Piracy and Content Protection Summit and to schedule a meeting, visit the website.

About Verimatrix
Verimatrix specializes in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-network, multi-screen digital TV services around the globe. The award-winning and independently audited Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS™) and ViewRight® solutions enable cable, satellite, terrestrial, IPTV and OTT operators to cost-effectively extend their networks and enable new business models. As the established leader in cardless security solutions, the company has leveraged its innovative 3-Dimensional Security approach to provide harmonized rights for premium content delivery to a range of devices over new hybrid network combinations.

Maintaining close relationships with major studios, broadcasters, standards organizations and its unmatched partner ecosystem enables Verimatrix to provide a unique perspective on video business issues beyond content security as operators introduce new services to take advantage of the proliferation of connected devices. Verimatrix is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company. For more information, please visit www.verimatrix.com, our Pay TV Views blog and follow us at @verimatrixinc, Facebook and LinkedIn to join the conversation.