SOURCE: Verimatrix


May 03, 2011 09:39 ET

Verimatrix to Share Expertise on Managing Usage Rights in a Multi-DRM World at Digital Hollywood 2011

CTO Petr Peterka to Discuss Expanded Vision for Future of Revenue Security

MARINA DEL REY, CA--(Marketwire - May 3, 2011) - Digital Hollywood 2011 -- Verimatrix, the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, today announced that it will feature Petr Peterka, CTO, as a panelist at Digital Hollywood Spring 2011, May 2-5 in Marina del Rey, California.

Peterka will be participating in a panel on "Protecting the Product: Content Rights and Technology Solutions in Media and Entertainment: Implementation of Technology Strategies" on Wed., May 4 at 3:50 p.m. During the session, the panelists will explore, from the point of view of the technology companies, the possibilities and potential of digital rights management (DRM) in media and entertainment. In addition, Peterka will share his expertise on the technology and business case for managing usage rights in a multi-DRM world. He will also divulge Verimatrix's expanded vision of the critical role that revenue security solutions will play in the constantly evolving content landscape.

Other panelists include Alex Terpstra, CEO, Civolution; Mark Isherwood, director and co-founder, Rightscom Ltd; Shawn Ambwani, VP, Marketing and Business Development, Intertrust; Graham M. Oakes, CEO, Media Science International, Ezee Studios, chairman, Digital Watermarking Alliance; and Mayank Agarwal, sr. manager, Business Development Strategy, RSG. Rajan Samtani, former senior director, Business Development, Digimarc, will moderate the panel.

For additional information or to meet with Verimatrix at Digital Hollywood 2011, please visit the 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. For more information, please visit, our Pay TV Views blog and follow us at @verimatrixinc and LinkedIn to join the conversation.