Business Wire

Verimatrix Video Protection To Be Deployed Inside New WISI Professional ABR Receiver for Hospitality Networks

Share

Regulatory News:

Verimatrix, (Euronext Paris: VMX), the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, and WISI, a world leader in edge video delivery solutions, today announced that Verimatrix video protection technologies are set to be deployed within the new WISI Professional ABR Receiver that enables video operators to connect multiscreen PayTV offerings to the edge while still maintaining existing infrastructure at hospitality sites.

Designed to allow video operators that service the world’s major hospitality organizations to avoid costly upgrades, WISI’s Professional ABR (Adaptive Bitrate Streaming) Receiver, along with Verimatrix’s protection technologies, eliminate the need for new set-top boxes or TVs.

“By providing operators with a simple path toward migrating to ABR services while still supporting Linear TV deployments at the edge, this WISI-Verimatrix solution stands as a notable example of how close industry collaboration can translate into major cost savings for countless organizations,” said Asaf Ashkenazi, Chief Operating Officer and President at Verimatrix. “We’re pleased to work with WISI, a nearly 100-year old innovator, to streamline video distribution efforts and extend the life of current equipment at hospitality venues both large and small.”

The new Professional ABR Receiver is aimed at providing efficiency for hospitality sites and bulk accounts, such as hospitals, hotels, multi-dwelling units (MDUs), nursing homes, and prisons – many of which are not ready to use ABR technologies. The ABR Receiver is scheduled for beta trials toward the end of this quarter with general availability set for Q1 2022.

“The operator's cost savings in consolidating to ABR-based TV distribution are enormous. ABR Receivers placed at the edge of the network is the missing piece of the puzzle,” said Robert Bell, Chief Executive Officer at WISI America. “We are proud of our strong partnership with Verimatrix to help bring this solution to market.”

WISI and Verimatrix previously collaborated on Verimatrix bulk decryption for linear services within WISI’s Tangram Video Platform.

WISI’s ABR Receiver with Verimatrix bulk decryption will be available as part of the Inca IP Video Platform. The Inca platform effortlessly bridges the gap between legacy equipment and new video technologies for both linear and ABR video applications and can replace racks of legacy headend equipment with one sophisticated platform.

About WISI
Founded in 1926, WISI has consistently innovated video reception and distribution technology for nearly 100 years. With customers in more than 150 countries, WISI helps video distributors minimize operating costs while maximizing the scale and efficiency at every point in their network. For more information on WISI’s Inca, Tangram and Chameleon product families, visit www.wisi.tv.

About Verimatrix
Verimatrix (Euronext Paris: VMX) helps power the modern connected world with security made for people. We protect digital content, applications, and devices with intuitive, people-centered and frictionless security. Leading brands turn to Verimatrix to secure everything from premium movies and live streaming sports, to sensitive financial and healthcare data, to mission-critical mobile applications. We enable the trusted connections our customers depend on to deliver compelling content and experiences to millions of consumers around the world. Verimatrix helps partners get to market faster, scale easily, protect valuable revenue streams, and win new business. Visit www.verimatrix.com.

To view this piece of content from cts.businesswire.com, please give your consent at the top of this page.

Contact information

Verimatrix Investor Contact:
Richard Vacher Detournière
General Manager & Chief Financial Officer
+33 (0)4 42 905 905
finance@verimatrix.com

Verimatrix Media Contact:
Matthew Zintel
+1 281 444 1590
matthew.zintel@zintelpr.com

WISI Company Contact:
Rosalinda Thorleifson
+1 604 998 4665
rosalinda.thorleifson@wisi.tv

About Business Wire

Business Wire
Business Wire



Subscribe to releases from Business Wire

Subscribe to all the latest releases from Business Wire by registering your e-mail address below. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Latest releases from Business Wire

KPMG Reports Global Revenues of $32.13 Billion for Fy21, Focus on Strategy Enables 10% Growth9.12.2021 01:01:00 CET | Press release

KPMG International announced today annual aggregated revenues for KPMG firms globally of $32.13 billion for the fiscal year ending 30 September 2021 (FY21). Reporting a 10% increase in US dollar revenues from FY20, this follows an extensive period of investment and focus on priority services and solutions addressing the challenges faced by businesses across the globe. Strong growth across functions: Advisory growing at 17%, Audit at 4% and Tax & Legal Services at 8%. During FY21, the global organization committed to a more than $1.5 billion investment to focus on a multi-year program to accelerate the delivery of its global environmental, societal and governance (ESG) plan and solutions. KPMG firms are focused on building an inclusive and diverse culture and have increased female diversity among leadership ranks to 27% of partners and directors. “2021 was a strong year for KPMG. We achieved outstanding growth in a challenging business climate, unveiled KPMG: Our Impact Plan to help dri

New Global Survey Finds Consumers Are Becoming More Selective About Where, When and How They Share Information with Brands9.12.2021 01:01:00 CET | Press release

The mobile app experience company Airship has today published a new report which highlights new consumer behaviour on mobile and their expectations from brands. Based on a survey of more than 9,000 consumers across seven countries, including the U.K, France, Germany, U.S, Australia, Singapore and India, the report found that 40% of global respondents are more likely to continue receiving brand communications if they are given controls over purpose, frequency and channel. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211208006131/en/ Information consumers are willing to share with brands for personalised interactions and special incentives (Graphic: Business Wire) The survey results show a strong and growing consumer preference for mobile apps, with 70% of UK respondents on average using apps across all industries more or about the same since the pandemic began — highlighting the opportunity to establish positive feedback lo

Seagen Announces Updated Results from Pivotal HER2CLIMB Trial Evaluating TUKYSA ® (tucatinib) in Patients with HER2-Positive Breast Cancer with Brain Metastases9.12.2021 00:00:00 CET | Press release

Seagen Inc. (Nasdaq:SGEN) today announced the presentation of new data from exploratory analyses from the pivotal HER2CLIMB trial showing that improvement in overall survival (OS) was maintained after an additional 15.6 months of follow-up when TUKYSA® (tucatinib) was combined with trastuzumab and capecitabine in patients with HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer (MBC) who had stable or active brain metastases. The data were featured today in a spotlight poster (Abstract #PD4-04) at the 2021 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS). “The risk of breast cancer spreading to the brain is more pronounced for patients with aggressive subtypes of breast cancer, including HER2-positive breast cancer,” said Nancy U. Lin, M.D., Director of the Metastatic Breast Cancer Program in the Susan F. Smith Center for Women’s Cancers at Dana-Farber in Boston, MA. “These analyses provide a hopeful outcome for patients with HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer when cancer has spread to the brain as

IFF Declares Dividend for Fourth Quarter 20218.12.2021 22:15:00 CET | Press release

IFF (NYSE: IFF) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.79 per share of its common stock, payable on January 7, 2022 to shareholders of record as of December 28, 2021. Welcome to IFF At IFF (NYSE: IFF), an industry leader in food, beverage, scent, health and biosciences, science and creativity meet to create essential solutions for a better world – from global icons to unexpected innovations and experiences. With the beauty of art and the precision of science, we are an international collective of thinkers who partners with customers to bring scents, tastes, experiences, ingredients and solutions for products the world craves. Together, we will do more good for people and planet. Learn more at iff.com, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn. View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211208006055/en/Contact information Michael DeVeau Chief Investor Relations & Communications Officer 212.708.71

Walton Global Announces a $63.7 Million Distribution to Investors8.12.2021 21:00:00 CET | Press release

Walton Global, a real estate investment and land asset management company with US$3.4 billion under management is pleased to announce a total of CAD $63.7 million in distributions that will be made to investors within various corporations: WIGI Restructured Bond Corporation (WIGI RBC), McConachie Management Corporation and Roll-up Corporation (RUC). The distributions are scheduled throughout the month of December 2021. Roll-Up Corporation (RUC) A distribution of approximately CAD $55 million was approved on November 15, 2021, by the Walton-managed Roll-Up Corporation (RUC). The distribution was paid to shareholders of RUC on December 1, 2021. This is the third distribution made to investors in RUC, with this distribution representing $0.082 per share. RUC investors have received a total of CAD $104 million in distributions since the formation of the entity in 2018. RUC was formed through the amalgamation of 134 Canadian pre-development land entities and has more than 28,141 shareholder

KartRider: Drift Closed Beta Starts Today8.12.2021 20:58:00 CET | Press release

The next entry in Nexon’s phenomenally successful KartRider racing franchise is here! Cross-platform sensation, the free-to-play KartRider: Drift, will launch its Closed Beta at 4pm Pacific today, ending on December 15th at 5am Pacific. Access to the KartRider: Drift Closed Beta is available for PC on Nexon’s launcher and Steam, in addition to being available to console players on PlayStation®4 and Xbox One. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211208006024/en/ KARTRIDER: DRIFT CLOSED BETA STARTS TODAY - Closed Beta for Online Cross-Platform, Free-to-Play Party Racing Game Kicks Off (Graphic: Business Wire) Gearing up to deliver new thrills in the beloved Nexon racing franchise, KartRider: Drift offers unparalleled character and kart customization. Karts can be tailored as never before, allowing players to transform their rides to reflect their inner racing persona. To help make sure your ride represents who you ar

Rimini Street Wins Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award for Third-Party Enterprise Software Support Services Company of the Year8.12.2021 19:00:00 CET | Press release

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced it has been awarded the 2021 Asia Pacific Best Practices Award for Third-Party Enterprise Software Support Services Company of the Year by leading research and consulting firm Frost & Sullivan. The recognition recognizes Rimini Street's commitment to help clients maximize returns on their enterprise software and technology investments to better enable innovation to drive competitive advantage and growth. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211208005919/en/ Rimini Street Wins Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award for Third-Party Enterprise Software Support Services Company of the Year (Graphic: Business Wire) Award Honors Innovation in Client Service Excellence The Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Aw

In our pressroom you can read all our latest releases, find our press contacts, images, documents and other relevant information about us.

Visit our pressroom