SOURCE: Verimatrix


June 27, 2013 03:01 ET

Verimatrix Expands Technical Training Program to Accommodate Significant Enrollment Growth From Partners and Customers

Now Featuring Ten Courses, Verimatrix University Hits Milestone of More Than 1,000 Online Registrations Since Launch

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 27, 2013) - Verimatrix, the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-network, multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, today announced that it has expanded its Verimatrix University technical training program to include ten unique online courses on core product lines (VCAS™ for IPTV, VCAS™ for DVB and VCAS™ for Internet TV), client security solutions for developers and project planning. These online courses, which have surpassed 1,000 registrants, are the prerequisite for all hands-on training sessions that culminates in formal proficiency certification.

A technical training program aimed at maximizing the effectiveness of customer and partner teams using the Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS™) solutions, Verimatrix University features a unique combination of theoretical and practical training designed to help Verimatrix customers, technology partners/vendors, system integrators and resellers optimize the configuration, installation, troubleshooting and maintenance of the VCAS product components.

The Verimatrix University technical training program consists of a series of related courses that are optimized to provide students with the knowledge required to install, operate and troubleshoot the VCAS solutions, including multi-network or hybrid network configurations. Programs feature a self-paced online training approach followed by rigorous classroom hands-on sessions. These elements, together with exams to check progress, enable graduation as a Verimatrix Certified Engineer.

Since launching in July 2012, Verimatrix University boasts nearly 500 individual students who are currently enrolled in a training course. In addition, nearly 175 engineers have achieved certification as a "Verimatrix Certified Engineer" and 25 partners are designated as "Verimatrix Certified Partners." To view a complete list of certified reseller partners, visit

According to Narciso Oliveira, a service engineer at Ericsson, a Verimatrix Certified Partner, "We are very happy with the Verimatrix University training program. We had a very experienced instructor who presented relevant material that will help us implement VCAS in our IPTV and Multi-screen projects. I definitely recommend this training for our entire team."

"Verimatrix recognizes that great technology and solutions for digital TV revenue security must be complemented by a service and support team that is both broad and deep. Verimatrix University provides the knowledge base that empowers our customers and partners to operate our products and maintain overall system integrity," said Steve Oetegenn, chief sales and marketing officer, Verimatrix. "Our team is committed to continual enhancement of both the products and the training program to ensure they meet the needs of our customers and the market."

To learn more about Verimatrix University and to view and register for upcoming courses, visit

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, our Pay TV Views blog and follow us at @verimatrixinc, Facebook and LinkedIn to join the conversation.