Watermarking


Irdeto and IBM team up for pre-integrated cloud-based watermarking

Content security specialist Irdeto has integrated TraceMark for Distribution watermarking technology with IBM’s Aspera on Cloud file transfer technology. Irdeto said that the combined offering would provide the film industry fast, easy to implement, affordable tool in the fight against piracy. Irdeto and IBM said that their pre-integrated offering provides a solution to the challenge […]

Friend MTS integrates watermarking with Oregan Android TV Operator Tier launcher

Digital watermarking specialist Friend MTS has integrated its ASiD subscriber-level watermarking with Oregan Networks’ Android TV Operator Tier solution. The ASiD subscriber-level watermarking solution for Android Operator Tier platforms allows service providers to identify illegal content redistribution, and revoke the access of the subscribers responsible for the theft in a matter of minutes. Android TV […]

Friend MTS launches 4K UHD watermarking

Content and revenue protection specialist Friend MTS has launched a 4K UHD variant of its ASiD subscriber level watermarking service to protect premium sports and entertainment content from streaming piracy sourced from set-top boxes and OTT players. According to Friend MTS, the ASiD global monitoring and watermarking service is highly automated to allow scaling for […]

Edgeware: watermarking could halve video piracy losses

Forensic watermarking could halve the losses from online video piracy, according to research commissioned by TV technology and watermarking company Edgeware. The research, which was conducted in partnership with YouGov, found that 50% of viewers who watch pirated content said they would be dissuaded from doing so if they knew it was watermarked and could […]

Home theatre specialist Kaleidescape taps NexGuard for 4K UHD

Kudelski-owned digital watermarking specialist NexGuard has struck a deal with home theatre specialist Kaleidescape to provide its technology to secure early-release 4K UHD movies with HDR support on Kaleidescape products. NexGuard’s watermarking solution has been integrated in Kaleidescape’s movie players to protect content including early release 4K movies that offer HDR and lossless multichannel audio […]

Wuaki taps Civolution for UHD content watermarking

Movie and TV streaming service Wuaki.tv is integrating Civolution’s content watermarking solution into its platform to help protect its Ultra HD content. Wuaki will use Civolution’s NextGuard content protection technology to roll out session-based watermarking for Ultra HD movies, allowing Wuaki to identify the source of pirated copies. The move comes after Wuaki recently launched […]