Nagra has announced that Indonesia’s newest satellite television provider, IMTV (PT Indonesia Media Televisi), a Lippo Group company, has selected Nagra’s conditional access technology to secure the content being delivered over their network. IMTV offers a combination of pay-TV and freeview channels with a focus on local and localized content and aimed at the growing middle-class population in Indonesia. Nagra MediaAccess is being used to protect the operator’s premium content.
“There is a clear and strong demand for a new TV service in Indonesia,” said Felix Ali Chendra, Chief Executive Officer of IMTV. “Middle-class Indonesians have experienced an important growth in discretionary income and are ready to consume more television. Thanks to Nagra’s content protection we’re able to provide new pay-TV channels and bring a more compelling service to this class of the population, one with more choice and more quality programming that addresses the many communities and languages of this vibrant nation.”