Vermatrix has said its providing security for Plataforma Multimedia de Operadores, the new OTT platform set up by Spain’s leading cable operators.
The OTT platform is delivered via Android set-top boxes, smartphones, tablets, laptops and smart TVs. Verimatrix Multi-DRM has been selected as has technology from Mirada and Anevia.
“We developed our platform to provide Spanish audiences with a flexible, reliable, and state-of-the-art end-to-end pay tv video platform, and we took the same approach with security in mind,” said Jose Carrillo, CTO, Plataforma Multimedia de Operadores. “In addition to significant market recognition as a leading content security provider, Verimatrix presented a multi-DRM offering that is both flexible and reliable with a security framework that can be seamlessly integrated.”
Plataforma Multimedia de Operadores is backed by PTV Telecom, Opencable, ACUTEL and AOTEC.
“Plataforma Multimedia de Operadores is uniquely combining forces to offer an expanded choice to Spanish viewing audiences backed by leading-edge security,” said Verimatrix COO Steve Oetegenn. “Plataforma Multimedia de Operadores selected Verimatrix because we have a proven track record of helping OTT companies optimize the way they protect content rights and secure the revenue that content generates. Our ability to assist with studio approvals for content distribution made our value proposition stand out even further.”
The commercial launch is slated for the first quarter of 2020 and has a target of 60,000 subscribers.