Conditional access provider Conax has used IBC to unveil Conax Contego Unite to allow broadcasters to support OTT content.
Conax Contego Unite provides multi-DRM support enabling the best suited security solution for any type of client device, according to Conax. “Distributing content securely over the combined scenario of broadcast, broadband and connected devices introduces a new, more complex scenario,” said Berit Svendsen, CEO of Conax. “As TV meets the internet, Contego Unite will enable TV operators to extend their broadcast and/or broadband pay-for-content offering to include the opportunities provided by growing multitude of popular connected consumer devices.”
According to Conax, the platform is designed to protect distribution of pay TV content , uniting each individual platform through a secure and central hub, and enable the delivery of premium content over both managed and OTT networks. It provides integration with multi-DRM support to eliminate the need to download specific security clients for additional types of devices, according to the company.