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Conax to showcase Contego-as-a-Service

Tom Jahr

Tom Jahr

Content security company Conax will use its presence at ANGA Com to highlight its Contego-as-a-Service cloud-based content protection service.

The, modular offering includes the functionality of the flagship Conax Contego unified security platform, supporting DVB, IPTV and OTT plus all key DRM technologies, according to Conax.

Contego-as-a-Service is designed to provide pay TV platforms with a business model for supporting future growth by featuring low capital expenditure, reduced operational complexity, scalability and rapid deployment of new features such as secure TV everywhere and streamlined content delivery, Conax said.

At ANGA COM, Conax will also feature demonstrations of its Conax GO Live entry-level live streaming solution including its newest features such as analytics, AirPlay and Chromecast support. Conax will also demonstrate its multi-DRM back-end throughout the show.

Also at ANGA COM, Conax will highlight Conax Contego’s support for multiple DRM technologies.

The company will also showcase Conax GO Live. This is an entry level solution for reducing the complexity, time-to-market and barriers to an operator launching an OTT service, according to the company. Conax GO Live comprises a live streaming solution for iOS and Android devices now available with Chromecast and AirPlay support and a monitoring system to analyze customers’ viewing patterns using analytics.

The company will also highlight its support for Common Encryption and MPEG DASH.

“Hosted, monitored and maintained by Conax, Contego-as-a-Service’s highly flexible content protection in the cloud will enable operators of all shapes and sizes to focus on their core business by outsourcing specialist services like content security to Conax,” said Tom Jahr, EVP Products & Marketing, Conax.

“The unique Conax Contego modular back-end behind Contego-as-a-Service enables key operator business benefits such as premium scalability, easy integration of new advanced features and complimentary partner technologies, fast deployment and low investment in on-site hardware to quickly and securely cultivate and tap growth opportunities in the digital content delivery landscape.”

Conax will be exhibiting at ANGA COM together with Kudelski Group sisters Nagra and SmarDTV in Hall 10.2, stand E11.

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