SOURCE: Verimatrix

July 10, 2008 09:00 ET

Verimatrix to Deploy Integrated IPTV Systems With Motorola

Motorola and Verimatrix Enter Worldwide Reseller Agreement

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - July 10, 2008) - Verimatrix, setting the standard in content security technologies that enhance the value of pay-TV networks, and Motorola today announced that they have entered into a comprehensive reseller agreement whereby the market-leading Verimatrix Video Content Authority System (VCAS™) for IPTV has been integrated with Motorola's end-to-end IPTV solution.

"Our customers benefit from our agreement with Motorola as it provides them with a turnkey solution for a faster and more secure deployment environment -- already approved by major studios and broadcasters," said Steve Oetegenn, chief sales and marketing officer, Verimatrix. "Customers who require a flexible and proven solution to deliver IPTV services ahead of the competition are able to quickly and reliably deploy a solution to meet their needs."

Motorola's advanced VIP series IP set-top boxes fully support the VCAS for IPTV solution and are deployed in IPTV systems around the globe. Motorola and Verimatrix are working together to integrate and certify new VIP set-top models.

VCAS for IPTV is a secure downloadable solution for IPTV clients and has the flexibility to be updated or renewed as required to combat attempted pirate attacks. The VCAS security architecture has received very favorable results in independent audits and is the approved security choice in pay-TV operator deployments on a worldwide basis.

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.