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Xstream teams with Conax for OTT video solutions

September 12, 2013

Conax, a global specialist in solutions for securing multi-device and digital video content revenues and Xstream, a provider of OTT and TV Everywhere services, today announced a partnership to offer a flexible platform for secure delivery of OTT video services – enabling customers to protect, manage and monetise their online video content on all devices.

Conax and Xstream are partnering to offer customers a pre-integrated, end-to-end solution for delivery of OTT video content to a wide range of devices, supporting all business models. The solution incorporates Xstream’s award winning video management system, MediaMaker, Conax’ advanced content protection platform, Conax Contego Unite, and Conax Secure Clients  for a multitude of devices,  including PCs, Macs, smartphones and tablets and even STBs.

The solution can be installed at the customer’s premises or be offered as cloud-based service.

“Conax is a company that truly shares our vision of creating innovative, quality assured products for the OTT ecosystem and we are thrilled to partner with them to bring these innovative and flexible technologies to our customers”, said Frank Thorup, CEO at Xstream. “The partnership with Conax is a great pairing of proven technologies that together cover the full need of a complete and secured OTT video solution. By adding Conax’ advanced content protection platform, Conax Contego Unite, and Conax Secure Clients to MediaMaker’s robust list of features and offerings, we are adding value to our customers, giving them access to the market’s most secure digital rights management solution for all devices – supporting any business model.”

“Xstream’s focus on the pure OTT market expands the reach of our Secure Clients into a booming customer segment, says Tom Jahr, EVP Products & Partners, Conax. Conax shares Xstream’s conviction that high security will be critical also for OTT platforms going forward. “We are excited about working together with a partner like Xstream who has already proven their success and are now preparing to take their business to the next level.”

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