The Slovenian incumbent Telekom Slovenije has opted for Viaccess-Orca’s Connected Sentinel Player for its OTT multiscreen platform TViN.
TViN is currently available to the telco’s subscribers in its home market and as a white label offer in other countries in the Balkan region.
Commenting on the development, Simon Furlan, marketing director, Telekom Slovenije, said: “Today’s television viewers want to enjoy personalized content anytime, anywhere, and on a range of devices. Viaccess-Orca’s Connected Sentinel Player provides a consistent user experience for the secure consumption of premium content services across all devices.
“By supporting a wide range of video formats, streaming protocols, and device types, while assuring secure, high-quality video playback of TViN content on every screen in the home or on the go, Viaccess-Orca’s Connected Sentinel Player enables us to quickly expand into the OTT multiscreen world. This OTT expansion also enables us to introduce the secure player product to our existing white-label product customers.”
Chem Assagyag, EVP sales and acting CEO at Viaccess-Orca, added: “Viaccess-Orca has earned the reputation as a leader in content protection technologies in the multiscreen environment, with the Connected Sentinel Player having been deployed by a variety of tier 1 operators around the world, including Singtel, Telecom Italia, Mediaset, Taiwan Mobile, and now most recently Telekom Slovenije.
“By providing best-in-class security for any device, the Connected Sentinel Player enables Telekom Slovenije to address a broader base of TViN subscribers.”