HD Plus and Nagra partner for OTT
January 9, 2013
Nagra and HD Plus, a subsidiary of satellite provider SES, have confirmed the launch of HD Plus’ new OTT catch-up service of private channels (Mediathek), HD+ Replay, further extending the companies’ content protection partnership from satellite to Internet TV.
Available immediatly, HD+ Replay will use Nagra’s multi-device and multi-network DRM solution, NAGRA MediaAccess PRM (Persistent Rights Management), to secure high-value content delivered “over-the-top” to consumers equipped with an HD+ SmartTV set-top box.
”The launch of HD+ Replay is an important step in providing new and innovative services to our viewers and ensuring robust security for our content is key to making it a successful, high-quality offer,” said Georges Agnes, Managing Director of Operations and Product Development at HD Plus. “With Nagra solutions, we know we are getting the right technology to ensure the growth and success of this exciting service and in turn provide an enjoyable experience for our viewers.”