SOURCE: Verimatrix


October 27, 2011 09:36 ET

Verimatrix Highlights Multi-Network and OTT Expertise at IP&TV Forum Middle East & North Africa 2011

Steve Christian to Explore Convergence of OTT and IPTV Along With Opportunities for Revenue Expansion

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES--(Marketwire - Oct 27, 2011) - IP&TV Forum MENA -- Verimatrix, the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, will be highlighting its security solutions for multi-screen, multi-network and converged over-the-top (OTT) video services at IP&TV Forum Middle East & North Africa 2011, 1st and 2nd Nov. in Dubai in booth #24 and on the Etisalat pavilion.

The award winning VCAS™ for IPTV, VCAS™ for Internet TV and ViewRight® security client solutions are components of the VCAS 3 architecture, which addresses the new video marketplace with a proactive revenue security and enhancement approach for multi-network video services, including standards-based security for OTT delivery on PC, Mac, phone, tablet, and set-top boxes devices. Whatever network transition challenges are awaiting service operators, VCAS 3 can help optimize operational costs and cast a wider net with their service offerings.

In addition to the Verimatrix exhibition presence, Steve Christian, vice president of Marketing, will be speaking on the topic "The Future of Telco TV Delivery: Will OTT and IPTV Merge?" on Monday, Oct. 31 at the special pre-conference focus day on "Over-the-Top Video Services and Monetization," which is hosted by Verimatrix's partner Etisalat, along with Informa. This special session will promote the exploration of monetization and opportunities within the OTT space for operators, technology providers, and CE manufacturers alike. During the session, Christian will explore and discuss the key aspects of implementing premium OTT video offerings, and the best strategies to align OTT and IPTV services to provide a more complete customer service offering. He will also discuss how operators can leverage their OTT and IPTV offerings to expand revenue opportunities with services to diverse devices.

For additional information, or to book an appointment at IP&TV World Forum Middle East & North Africa 2011, please visit our website.

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. Verimatrix is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company. For more information, please visit, our Pay TV Views blog and follow us at @verimatrixinc and LinkedIn to join the conversation.