Viaccess-Orca has found its new CEO at Orange Business Service – the same company as where the previous holder of the role recently departed to.
François Moreau de Saint Martin is stepping down as CEO of Viaccess-Orca after eight years.
Aston has announced an agreement for the integration of Viaccess’ Embedded CAS solution into Aston’s full range of premium STBs and CAMs.
Viaccess is to fully merge its operations with Orca Interactive, the middleware and content discovery business it acquired four years ago.
France Telecom is in the process of migrating its entire Orange IPTV installed base to Viaccess and Orca’s Unified Platform. The process, which began in November 2011, has to date seen the transfer of 400,000 customers to “la nouvelle TV d’Orange”.
IP&TV WORLD FORUM – LONDON. Viaccess has confirmed that its conditional access and DRM systems have been picked by the French telco SFR for its new satellite platform.
Viaccess is to provide its scalable and flexible advanced content protection and rights management solution to NTV-Plus as the Russian DTH platform enters the country’s IPTV market.
Smart card piracy is no longer the preserve of computer geniuses who work out the algorithms used by pay-TV providers, before distributing the codes over the internet. Instead highly sophisticated criminals run a global network, where individual organisations on different continents are each responsible for a separate part of the process.
Tristan Dumont de Chassart, CEO of Alpha Networks, has told Broadband TV News that its Belgian Billi IPTV platform will serve as a template for other markets.