KabelKiosk Provides Extended Hybrid DVB & IP Platform and New Multiscreen Solution
ANGA COM 2013, Cologne, Germany, June 4, 2013 -- Eutelsat KabelKiosk, the leading provider of ready to use TV products and services for network operators in Europe will deploy ExpressPlay™ cloud-based content protection for its extended hybrid DVB & IP platform and new multiscreen solution. KabelKiosk is operated by Eutelsat Germany, a 100% subsidiary of Eutelsat S.A., one of the leading satellite operators in the world. ExpressPlay will secure set top boxes that support both IP multicast and on demand (HTTP) streams connected to the KabelKiosk services. The ExpressPlay service also includes a tamper-resistant multi-platform client SDK.
ExpressPlay fully supports the Marlin content protection standard approved by Hollywood and already playing on hundreds of millions of consumer electronics and mobile products worldwide. It also supports the latest media streaming standards such as MPEG-DASH and HLS. ExpressPlay is available today at http://www.expressplay.com.
Intertrust is one of the five founding companies of the Marlin standard, and it is the leading provider of content protection services using Marlin. National IPTV initiatives around the world have selected Marlin as the preferred DRM for protecting their high-value content. This includes the IPTV Forum (Japan), YouView (UK), Tivù (Italy), HDForum (France), AEDTI (Spain) and the Netherlands. To date, hundreds of millions devices with Marlin have been deployed worldwide.
“We are convinced about the efficiency of the cloud based content protection ExpressPlay™ to secure our ground-breaking new services and solutions, said Martina Rutenbeck, Managing Director of Eutelsat Germany.
“We designed ExpressPlay to make it very easy for broadcasters, network operators, and content providers to extend into new markets for hybrid TV and beyond, and generate new revenue”, said Gilles Boccon-Gibod, senior vice president Technology and Chief Architect at Intertrust Technologies. “What we bring to the table is a very affordable, end-to-end cloud solution that supports Marlin DRM, DASH and HLS.” More details on ExpressPlay pricing are available at: http://www.expressplay.com/pricing.
About Intertrust Technologies Corporation
Intertrust invents, develops, and delivers services and technologies for enabling trusted computing for today’s leading global corporations from consumer electronics manufacturers and service providers to enterprise software platform companies. Intertrust holds 300 patents and has over 200 patent applications pending worldwide that are fundamental to the security, trust, and privacy management components of operating systems, trusted mobile code and networked operating environments, web services, and cloud computing. Intertrust’s R&D team and its subsidiaries are currently developing new trust services for vertical markets related to trusted big data processing in consumer privacy for targeted advertising, on-line storage and processing of DNA data, and smart grid applications. Intertrust also actively invests in venture companies that reinforce its market vision. Current portfolio companies include Personagraph Corporation, Nest Labs, SyncTV Corporation, Kiora™, and Marinexplore. Founded in 1990 and headquartered in Silicon Valley, Intertrust has regional offices in London and Beijing.
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