DirecTV Latin America

DirecTV Latin America turns to Irdeto for Android TV security 

DirecTV Latin America has announced a partnership with Irdeto to secure its new Android TV platform.   The operator will utilise Irdeto App Watch to retain control over the open app store environment while providing tools to efficiently combat content piracy and protect customers from malicious applications. The service will allow DirectTV LA to retain operational […]

DirecTV Latin America taps Friend MTS to protect sports content

DirecTV Latin America has tapped content security specialist Friend MTS to provide protection against streaming piracy for its sports channels. The pay TV operator’s deployment of Friend MTS’ technology included the broadcast of the FIFA World Cup and will include the English Premier League and Spain’s La Liga Santander. As part of the agreement, Friend […]

Smithsonian Channel launches on DirecTV Latin America

Smithsonian Channel has continued its international rollout by unveiling a new Latin American channel. Following previous launches into Canada and Singapore, the new LatAm feed will  be available on DirecTV’s Oro HD package in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Uruguay and the non-US Caribbean. According to the channel, the LatAm will feature a wide range […]