Conax Focuses on Bringing Highly Secure Content Protection to SE Asia TV Operations Troubled by Piracy

March 8th, 2011

ABU, Kuala Lumpur, Mar 8, 2011 – – Conax, a leading security provider for digital multi-channel content, is aiming to penetrate SE Asia – a market with rapid growth and demand for digitization where protection of valuable content against illicit distribution is becoming more and more important. At ABU this year, Conax will highlight its highly secure and interactive hybrid solutions for digital TV operations, together with partners.

Conax provides solutions that empower TV operators to deliver digital content securely, via all types of networks and to any device. The company will drive its expansion in SE Asia with its new high-end security platform, Conax Contego(TM)and benchmark open policy for client devices.

Visit Conax at ABU: Preview Conax security solutions – Conax stand 27

Feature presentation at ABU, March 9th:

Vidar Sandvik, Product Marketing Manager, Conax, will share “European hybrid success stories” with ABU participants. The presentation will cover three countries where operators have used hybrid technology combined with the best content to win customers and avoid churn. Lessons learned from these cases indicate clearly what end consumers want as well as business implications for TV operators.

“Conax content security solutions combine a unique combination of high level security needed to protect valuable content revenue, yet include the flexibility for supporting the rapidly expanding number of devices used to consume video today,” says Are Mathisen, VP Asia Sales, Conax. “Through Conax Contego, Conax aims to deliver the security needed in SE Asia, a region where security has been challenged very heavily over the years.”

Gold standard content protection – Conax Contego(TM)

Conax Contego combines 25 years of proven content security experience with the strong security record Conax is known for around the globe. The Conax Contego platform is highly flexible, easy to manage and designed specifically for securing the future of pay-for-content services including hybrid distribution networks and multi-device access:

- Highest security, flexibility & scalability available on the market
- Best tool for securing content via multiple platforms & channels
- Dynamic architecture meets any redundancy requirements
- Easy to manage and maintain user interface

With Conax Contego, Conax aims to help operators position themselves strongly in the rapidly evolving future of content and video distribution.

Revenue-generating solutions for secure hybrid services

Conax provides a selection of progressive, proven and highly secure interactive solutions for content distribution, together with partners. The solutions feature user-friendly interactive services for a unique home cinema experience and integration of top-tier content combined with state-of-the-art security and middleware to protect operator’s valuable content.

About Conax

Conax’ core focus is developing security technology that empowers TV operators to deliver digital content securely, via all types of networks – cable, satellite, IP, mobile, terrestrial – to any device. Combining its benchmark policy for consumer devices and network of strategic partners, Conax technology secures digital content for 350 operators in 80 countries, representing 125 million pay TV consumers around the globe. Applying 25 years of pioneering content security experience, flagship product Conax Contego(TM), is the next generation content protection solution from Conax – a natural extension to Conax’ highly successful “freedom of choice” approach for supplying content securing to any device.

Conax has headquarters in Oslo, Norway, and is represented in Russia, Germany, Brazil, USA, Canada, Thailand, China, Singapore, and with 24/7 Global Support operations in India. Conax is part of the Telenor Group , who has operations in 11 markets, 195 million mobile subscriptions worldwide and is among the largest mobile operators in the world.