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IBCAP praises anti-piracy automation tools

Trade body the International Broadcaster Coalition Against Piracy (IBCAP) has reported key 2022 achievements in protecting its members’ content and removing pirate services from the US market and worldwide. Through the continued development of its proprietary software that enables automated scanning of set-top boxes (STB) and automated sending of takedown notices, the IBCAP lab more […]

January 27, 2023By Colin Mann

NAGRA, Canal+ Telecom, Otodo collaboration

NAGRA, a Kudelski Group company and independent provider of content protection and media and entertainment solutions, has announced a collaboration with Canal+ Telecom – a subsidiary of Canal+ Group operating in Guadeloupe, Saint Martin, Saint Barthelemy, Martinique, French Guiana and Reunion Island with 150,000 subscribers – and Otodo – a home automation company that provides […]

January 4, 2023

$2.1m judgment against IPTV pirate

A federal court in Texas has ordered a local seller of the Super Arab IPTV service to pay $2.1 million (€1.97m) in damages for wilful copyright infringement while also ordering the removal of IBCAP (a coalition of leading international and US content owners, broadcasters and distributors) member channels from the pirate service. The case was […]

December 14, 2022By Colin Mann

Italy’s Tivùsat to block uncertified STBs

Italian DTH platform Tivùsat has announced it will block the use of uncertified set-top boxes with official smart cards. The Tivusat smart cards are sold in a bundle with certified decoders and CAMs, however it is possible to find pre-activated Tivùsat smart cards on eBay and several online sites. It is a well-known fact that […]

December 6, 2022From Branislav Pekic in Rome

SDMC partners with NAGRA and Amlogic

SDMC, an Android TV solution provider, together with NAGRA, a Kudelski Group company and independent provider of content protection and multiscreen television solutions, and Amlogic, a fabless semiconductor company and system-on-a-chip (SoC) provider, have jointly launched an ultra-secure Android TV Solution leveraging NAGRA content protection technology for pay-TV operators. The joint end-to-end solution is based […]

November 9, 2022

CineSend adopts NAGRA to protect streaming movies

NAGRA, a Kudelski Group company and independent provider of content protection and multiscreen television solutions, has announced that its NexGuard forensic watermarking and detection services have been selected by CineSend, a player in streaming video solutions for high-security media applications. CineSend OTT is a white-label streaming platform widely used by the Media & Entertainment space […]

September 7, 2022

XroadMedia partners with NAGRA

XroadMedia, a leading provider in personalisation and content discovery, has partnered with NAGRA – a Kudelski Group company and the world’s leading independent provider of content protection – to integrate its cloud-based Ncanto content discovery solution into NAGRA’s OpenTV Video Platform. The integration is available via the NAGRA OpenTV Video Platform, which provides service providers […]

September 5, 2022

AVIA: The success of Korean content continues

The Asia Video Industry Association (AVIA) welcomed over 200 delegates from across the region for its first ever Korean focused conference and its first in market event since 2019, with Korea in View, which took place on 30 August at the Westin Josun, Seoul. To set the scene, AVIA CEO Louis Boswell presented key highlights […]

September 1, 2022

United Cloud selects NAGRA’s NexGuard Watermarking

NAGRA, a Kudelski Group company and independent provider of content protection and multiscreen television solutions, has announced that United Cloud, the innovation center of the United Group, the multi-play telecoms and media provider in South East Europe, has selected NAGRA’s NexGuard Watermarking to expand its security solution, ensuring OTT content protection for all United Group’s […]

August 31, 2022

Harmonic, Nagra watermarking service for live sports

Harmonic and Nagra are teaming to improve content protection for live sports streaming with a new watermarking-as-a-service offering. Nagra NexGuard forensic watermarking is now integrated with Harmonic’s VOS360 cloud SaaS platform, offering content owners and service providers a streamlined solution for protecting premium content at scale during live sports events. “A significant rise in piracy […]

August 23, 2022