SOURCE: Verimatrix


April 03, 2012 07:01 ET

Verimatrix to Share OTT Video Expertise During Multi-Network Solutions in the Real World Breakfast at NAB 2012

Panel of Industry Experts Discuss Successful Strategies for Multi-Screen, Multi-Network Deployments

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - Apr 3, 2012) - NAB Show - Verimatrix, the specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for multi-screen digital TV services around the globe, today announced that it will be hosting the latest Forum in its Multi-Network Solutions in the Real World series at the NAB Show 2012. During the breakfast Forum, an esteemed panel of industry experts will discuss the trends that are currently shaping today's multi-screen, multi-network deployments and illustrate technical and business decisions through examples, including those related to content rights management and delivery standards, such as MPEG-DASH.

The Forum will be held on Tuesday, April 17 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and includes a complimentary breakfast served in the Rainbow Room of the Renaissance Hotel, which is conveniently located a few steps away from the Las Vegas Convention Center. Panelists will provide insights on encoding, managing, and distributing content over combinations of managed and unmanaged networks, as well as help navigate the thorny area of multi-screen content rights through presentations featuring:

  • The Latest Content Security Requirements for Multi-Screen Video Services -- presented by GiantSteps Media Technology Strategies
  • Content Licensing Perspective -- presented by Sony Pictures
  • Scaling Multi-screen Services with Standards-based Protocols -- presented by Harmonic
  • Realizing the Promise of a Connected World -- presented by Akamai Technologies
  • Intricacies of Securing Multi-network, Multi-screen Content: Business Case Examples -- presented by Verimatrix

The Forum will conclude with an interactive roundtable Q&A moderated by GiantSteps Media Technology Strategies' Bill Rosenblatt. To register for the Forum, please click here.

"During the last few months, we've hosted our popular Multi-Network Solutions in the Real World Forums at a variety of leading conferences around the globe. Attendee feedback has been overwhelmingly positive, as many operators are confronted with the complexities surrounding the roll out of multi-network services," said Steve Oetegenn, chief sales and marketing officer, Verimatrix. "Attendees appreciate the expert insight and real-world guidance that our panelists offer. We look forward to continuing the dialogue with this year's NAB attendees and helping them capitalize on the wide range of opportunities in advanced video services today."

Verimatrix will also be presenting several demonstrations of multi-network security at its booth (#SU5802) during the NAB show including a flexible DVB hybrid solution and a powerful combination of Microsoft's Smooth Streaming, HTTP Live Streaming (HLS), and the Verimatrix Video Content Authority Solution (VCAS™) 3 security architecture.

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, Facebook and LinkedIn to join the conversation.