CHESEAUX, Switzerland – September 14, 2015 – NAGRA, a digital TV division of the Kudelski Group (SIX:KUD.S) and the world’s leading independent provider of content protection and multiscreen television solutions, announced today that anyCAST CONNECT, its converged CAS and DRM solution for broadcast, IPTV, OTT and the connected home, won the award for “Best Content Protection” during the CSI Awards event held at the 2015 International IBC show in Amsterdam, the premier annual gathering of professionals engaged in the creation, management and delivery of entertainment and news content worldwide.
“anyCAST CONNECT reimagines content protection for the new hyper-connected, multi-device, multi-network and Ultra HD pay-TV environment,” said Ivan Verbesselt, SVP Group Marketing, NAGRA. “As service providers formulate strategies to tap into the many new emerging opportunities in pay-TV, CONNECT gives them a new approach to manage content security through a unified security platform that provides unprecedented levels of flexibility, efficiency and robustness. We’re delighted to receive this recognition which confirms our leadership in the growing connected security space.”
anyCAST CONNECT not only elegantly converges CAS and DRM into a single solution but it also employs a unique “adaptive security” paradigm that delivers the highest level of content protection achievable in any device environment to cost-effectively monetise any content over any network and on any device.
The CSI Awards are among the most prestigious and competitive technology awards in the industry, designed to recognize and reward innovation and excellence in the cable, satellite, broadcast, IPTV, telco, broadband/OTT video, mobile TV and associated sectors. They are held each year at IBC.