SOURCE: Verimatrix

July 16, 2008 09:00 ET

Verimatrix Presents Expertise on 3D Content Security at IPTV World Forum North America

Steve Christian Shares Practical Vision on Making 3-Screen Convergence a Reality

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - July 16, 2008) - IPTV World Forum North America

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:

"Keeping Control of the Content and Viewer." As part of the Video over the Unmanaged Internet session, Steve Christian, VP of Marketing, will participate in this panel by offering his expertise on how telecommunications providers can take 3-screen convergence from a strategy to a practical reality. By addressing a 3-Dimensional set of requirements -- managing multi-network, multi-device and multi-pronged content owner requirements -- operators can support a rich variety of business models for the content they have licensed.

WHEN: Wednesday July 23, 2008 3:10 p.m.

Product Focus:

VCAS™ for Mobile TV -- The standards-based solution secures video within home media distribution, streaming or downloaded applications and the emerging mobile broadcasting networks. Operators can deliver cost-effective mobile services without requiring specialist security hardware.

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.

WHEN: During exhibition hours; Tuesday, July 22 - Wednesday, July 23, 2008

WHERE: IPTV World Forum North America, McCormick Place, Chicago, Booth #2

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 www.verimatrix.com.