Viaccess-Orca and ContentArmor partner for UHD and 4K content protection
February 8, 2017
PARIS — Viaccess-Orca, a global leader in the protection and enhancement of content services, and ContentArmor™, a global provider of watermarking technologies for the media industry, today announced they have joined forces to strengthen the protection of UHD and 4K premium content. ContentArmor watermark technology has been integrated into the full range of Viaccess-Orca’s Sentinel content protection solutions, including hybrid card/cardless CAS and proprietary DRM products for multiscreen TV. Embedding the watermarking agent within Viaccess-Orca’s product family enables operators to meet the strict requirements of content owners for distribution of HD, UHD, 4K, and HDR premium content on TVs, smartphones, tablets, and PCs, enhancing revenue opportunities. The joint solution will be showcased as part of Viaccess-Orca’s secure player, Connected Sentinel Player at Mobile World Congress 2017, Feb. 27 to March 2, Hall 5, Stand 5C71.
Panel on Forensic Watermarking at L.A. Content Protection Summit
November 22, 2016
ContentArmor will attend the CDSA Content Protection Summit in Los Angeles on December 7. As a member of the Digital Watermarking Alliance, ContentArmor will join a panel that will discuss real deployment use cases where forensic watermarking is currently being used as an anti-piracy tool for premium content protection. More information on the program of the summit is available on CDSA’s website.
ContentArmor named in 2016 Streaming Media Europe 101 list
November 18, 2016
ContentArmor is proud to have been recognized as one of the 101 companies that matters the most in the European streaming media market.
It strengthens our trust that forensic watermarking is a key technology to deter piracy and protect the businesses of our customers.
More information on the selection processs is available on Streaming Media’s website.
ContentArmor speaks at Content Protection Summit in London
October 4, 2016
ContentArmor became an Advisory Board Member of Mesa Europe on September 30st, 2016. The Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) was formed more than a decade ago to support the building of efficiencies in the creation, production and distribution of digital and physical media and entertainment. Since then, it keeps fostering end-to-end collaboration among entertainment service providers, their customers and their trading partners.
The third annual MESA Europe Content Protection Summit, that will take place in London November 16th, will once again be focussed on providing updates on the current security issues that the industry is facing and the up-to-date measures that can be taken to minimise risk.
ContentArmor will join a cross industry discussion on watermaking, one of the hottest topic in content protection strategies today. More information on the summit program is available on MESA’s website.
SafeStream Adds ContentArmor Forensic Watermarking to Real-Time Video Security Solution
September 6, 2016
Secure video sharing platform MediaSilo, provider of SafeStream, an on-demand watermarking solution that embeds user-identifiable information as a visual watermark into video files in real-time, today announced a partnership with ContentArmor to integrate that company’s lightning-fast forensic watermarking technology into the service.
“We’ve seen tremendous response to SafeStream, and our clients are now using it to introduce accountability into everything from rough cut review to the sales process to press screeners,” says Kai Pradel, CEO of MediaSilo. “But we’ve had many requests for an invisible alternative for situations when a visual mark may be interruptive to the viewing experience. We’re thrilled to be able to incorporate ContentArmor’s groundbreaking forensic watermarking technology into SafeStream, making it a flexible, holistic solution for all stages of the production process.”