Spain: Verimatrix secures cable OTT
November 22, 2019
Verimatrix, a global provider of security and business intelligence solutions, has announced that Plataforma Multimedia de Operadores, has selected the Verimatrix Multi-DRM solution to provide a complete multi-screen security solution for its new OTT service.
Plataforma Multimedia de Operadores is a new company created by the main players of the legacy cable industry in Spain offering a purely OTT-based TV platform delivered via Android set-top boxes, smartphones, tablets, laptops and smart TVs. Supported by Verimatrix partners Mirada and Anevia, the platform delivers content and offers unique tools for content discovery, personal recommendations, session transfer, cloud DVR and much more.
“We developed our platform to provide Spanish audiences with a flexible, reliable, and state-of-the-art end-to-end pay-TV video platform, and we took the same approach with security in mind,” said Jose Carrillo, CTO, Plataforma Multimedia de Operadores. “In addition to significant market recognition as a leading content security provider, Verimatrix presented a multi-DRM offering that is both flexible and reliable with a security framework that can be seamlessly integrated.”
“Plataforma Multimedia de Operadores is uniquely combining forces to offer an expanded choice to Spanish viewing audiences backed by leading-edge security,” added Verimatrix COO Steve Oetegenn. “Plataforma Multimedia de Operadores selected Verimatrix because we have a proven track record of helping OTT companies optimise the way they protect content rights and secure the revenue that content generates. Our ability to assist with studio approvals for content distribution made our value proposition stand out even further.”