Co--nax to launch new security platform at IBC

***** to launch new security platform at IBC

Amsterdam, August 5th: *****, a global provider of content security solutions for digital multi-channel pay-content, announced today that it will launch ***** Contego, a completely new conditional access platform, at IBC Exp in Amsterdam. The ***** Contego total solution will further strengthen the company’s commitment to excellence in providing pay-TV operations with superior quality, open standards, content security solutions combined with the freedom of choice for security-evaluated consumer devices and pricing models.

Aug 5, 2010

“This year at IBC, ***** will launch a completely new security platform - content protection is being transported to a truly new dimension,” announces Geir Bjørndal, EVP Products & Markets, *****. ***** will demonstrate that it has again developed advanced technology that transforms the future of securing pay-content operations to the present.”

“Conax Contego has undergone lengthy testing within an advanced customer operation and confirms Conax’ reliability in developing the highest quality, multi-platform content security platform.”

Through the new platform, ***** is making the next step in further developing its highly successful open partnering policy based on open interfaces. A broad portfolio of set-top box and pay-TV partners is testament to the value of the ***** approach. Conax’ strategy provides the competitive advantage over other security solutions. Operators deploying ***** technology enjoy superior security combined with a best-in-class total platform through strategic partner products and services.

About ***** (w//w.*****.com)
*****, a leading global provider of security solutions for digital TV and content distribution, provides content protection for premium pay-TV content via all types of networks - cable, satellite, IP, terrestrial, and MMDS. Through its global network of partners, ***** is able to offer state-of-the-art content security to more than 350 digital TV operators in over 80 countries around the globe. ***** is ISO 9001 certified and ISO 27001 security certified. All ***** products are compliant with open standards.

***** headquarters are located in Oslo, Norway, with subsidiaries in USA, India, Germany, China and Brazil and sales & support offices in Russia, Singapore, South Korea and Canada.

***** is part of the Telenor Group (w// Telenor Group has telecom operations in 14 countries, 174 million mobile subscriptions worldwide and is among the largest mobile operators in the world.