In this white paper, Bill Rosenblatt, founder of GiantSteps Media Technology Strategies, looks at the history of technologies used to secure digital pay TV, explores the set of techniques that are considered to be today's best practices for pay TV security, and discusses content identification techniques designed to find unauthorized content "in the wild" (on the Internet) and trace it to the users or devices that made it available.
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E-book: 2018 Trends in the Connected World
Check out this e-book to find out more about the disruptive technologies, consolidation and cybersecurity developments that will shape 2018
Infographic: Giving privacy a red card
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Step by Step: What watermarking is best for your needs?
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Site blocking must continue to evolve to remain relevant
Pew Research’s recent study , found that 61% of young adults (18-29) using streaming services as their primary way to watch TV. Given that statistic you can see why site blocking is an important...
Password tips from the largest stolen credentials database
How many of your online accounts or services require passwords? So many to remember. What’s your personal technique – your children’s names; adding a number each time it needs updating or a...
Case study: Stofa selects Irdeto to protect new Android TV™ Set-top Box
Case study: Irdeto protects live sports video for popular sports network
Case study: International sports broadcaster fights piracy
Case study: DRM server for European cable operator
Case study: Irdeto delivers broadcast TV to multiscreens in Australia
Case study: Piracy — disabled and destroyed in Asia Pacific
Case Study: Samba Tech
Case study: Charter Communications/Spectrum
Datasheet: Irdeto TV Cloaked CA
E-book: A preview of coming attractions - What's ahead for the Media & Entertainment Industry
We expect disruptive technologies, platforms and trends to make an impact this year, including social platforms, blockchain technology, the cloud, virtual & augmented reality, big data and WLAN.
Strategy guide: The right security expands consumer choice
This guide provides a multi-step recipe for improving content protection that can have a positive on your business and give customers the choice they demand.
Will the real pay-media disruptor please stand up?
Just in time for 2017 predictions about the pay-media industry. Typically, there’s always something about disruptors. But let’s be frank, so far the so-called disruptors haven’t brought the...
Consolidation: what the press release doesn’t tell you
Consolidation within the media industry shows no sign of stopping. It’s happening on both sides: vendors and customers. When it comes to security vendor consolidation why is it important to look...
Solution overview: Irdeto Piracy & Cybercrime Prevention
rights enforcements, securing license rights, content redistribution, OTT piracy, online piracy, internet content redistribution, digital content piracy, live sports piracy control.
Solution overview: Irdeto Keys & Credentials