The emergence of streaming as a crucial component of pay-TV business models has spawned unprecedented online piracy. Reversing this worrisome trend requires a new, innovative approach that goes well beyond legacy security platforms optimized for traditional broadcasting and streaming services.
To ensure robust content protection in this new era, Intertrust offers the ExpressPlay Media Security Suite, comprising cloud-based multi-DRM service, anti-piracy and forensic watermarking services, and a new approach for broadcast security based on the open-standard Marlin DRM.
The cloud-based ExpressPlay Media Security Suite enables multi-DRM content delivery for OTT streaming services, broadcast TV, hybrid TV, as well as transportation and hospitality use cases complemented by state-of-the-art anti-piracy and forensic watermarking services.
Multi-DRM solutions implement pay-TV security for OTT streaming services, and for cable/satellite operators to augment their broadcast services with OTT access, at home and on-the-go. A top-tier multi-DRM service is key to the secure delivery of premium live and on-demand services.
Today’s smart TV vendors provide STB-level security, enabling content protection processing to shift from the STB to the rendering device. Smart TV-centric content protection eliminates HDMI ripping and lowers TCO by retiring the STBs, thus maximizing overall security.
Today’s on-the-go entertainment consumers expect uninterrupted content access on their mobile devices. DRM protected programming may be offered through caching servers in Wi-Fi hotspots, with secure on-demand streaming to authorized user devices.
As online video viewing continues to surge at a global level, so too does a new breed of media piracy. It is now more important than ever to apply top-tier content protection and anti-piracy services to identify and shut down increasingly sophisticated media pirates and hackers.
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The cloud-based ExpressPlay multi-DRM service provides complete, end-to-end content protection for live and on-demand services that meets even the toughest Hollywood standards for secure OTT streaming including UHD security.
Fastly on-the-fly secure packaging
Integrated Fastly and Intertrust workflow optimizes performance with streamlined secure packaging and playback of DRM-protected content, combining Fastly’s on-the-fly packaging with Intertrust’s ExpressPlay multi-DRM service. The solution provides a one-stop highly scalable and secure workflow for content packaging and delivery with studio-approved security and minimal latency, to any device.
AWS Elemental Media Services
ExpressPlay multi-DRM service is interoperable with AWS Elemental MediaPackage and AWS Elemental MediaConvert, leveraging the Secure Packager and Encoder Key Exchange (SPEKE) interface to protect premium content for live and on-demand OTT streaming services. The solution enables secure streaming anywhere, anytime, and on any device–using any DRM.
Cloud-based multi-DRM media monetization service for OTT streaming operators and content distributors.
Rapid scaling to largest audiences
Proven in the world’s largest live sports streaming platform
Studio-trusted content security
Facilitates licensing of UHD and premium content
Lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)
Reduces CAPEX and OPEX through cloud-based multi-DRM service
Cloud-based security service that frees pay-TV operators from the expensive and rigid conditional access system (CAS) approaches for protecting broadcast content.
Bridges worlds of CAS and DRM
Leverages the best of Marlin DRM and DVB open standards
Embraced by leading TV brands
Factory-embedded in smart TVs from Vestel, Sony, HiSense, and more
Lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)
Reduces CAPEX by eliminating STBs and CAM modules
ExpressPlay Anti-Piracy and Watermarking
The service incorporates content protection functionality that includes web piracy monitoring and legal enforcement for linear, live event and VOD content. Choice of client-side or server-side watermark insertion.
Comprehensive Anti-Piracy Service
Web monitoring and legal enforcement for linear, live and VOD content
Advanced Subscriber ID (ASiD) client-composited watermarking
Fast payload extraction to identify live content redistribution culprits
Server-side watermarking option
On-the-fly forensic watermark insertion in encoded and encrypted content