CommunicAsia 2016: Conax spotlights cloud service platform - enabling Asian pay TV to reduce complexity of TV everywhere
Introducing Contego-as-a-Service to the Asia Pacific market; highly flexible, modular cloud content protection supporting DVB, IPTV and OTT and all major DRM technologies for streamlined consumer experience – while reducing CAPEX and complexity in running a pay-TV service

CommunicAsia 2016, Singapore, May 30th, 2016: Conax, part of the Kudelski Group and a leader in total service protection for digital entertainment services worldwide via broadcast, broadband and connected devices, announced at CommunicAsia 2016, May 31st – June 3rd, Singapore, that the company will feature its Contego-as-a-Service cloud-based content protection service. The recently launched comprehensive and modular security offering includes the full benefits of flagship Conax Contego’s security back-end. Contego-as-a-Service provides operators in the region with a highly attractive business model including low upfront CAPEX investment, reduced operational complexity, short time-to-market and easy deployment of new growth-enabling consumer features like TV everywhere. At the show, Conax will also demonstrate the multi-award winning Conax Go Live entry-level live streaming solution and its benchmark multi-DRM back-end. Conax will be at Stand 1H2-14, together with Kudelski Group sisters Nagra and SmarDTV at the Marina Bay Sands Convention Center.

“Operators looking to quickly and securely cultivate and tap growth opportunities in the digital content delivery landscape can now outsource content security to Conax. We are enabling operators of all shapes and sizes to focus on their strategies for capturing their share of new business in content delivery and providing new compelling consumer experiences through TV everywhere services – while reducing CAPEX and complexity in running their pay-TV service”, says Are Mathisen, SVP APAC, Conax.

“Hosted, monitored and maintained by Conax, Contego-as-a-Service’s highly modular, flexible content protection in the cloud provides key operator business benefits such as premium scalability, easy integration of new advanced features and services, fast deployment and low investment in on-site hardware. Conax solutions include a continuously growing portfolio of integrated, best-in-class partner technologies to provide our customers with options to best fit their business needs.”

CommunicAsia Xperience Zone, Day 1 at 2:20 pm
“Don’t let complex deployments kill your OTT revenue”
Participants at CommunicAsia 2016 are invited to join Conax’ feature session in the Xperience Zone on Day 1 at 2:20 pm with Commercial Product Director Multiscreen, Einar Vågmo. While complex OTT infrastructure can be a show-stopper for profitable OTT services, our comprehensive CMMA Xperience Zone session explores the evolution of OTT services and brings key insight on avoiding complexity in multiscreen operations.

Feature Conax demonstrations at CommunicAsia for Asian operators:

  • Multi-DRM Made Easy! Conax Contego supports all major DRM technologies for a streamlined and cost-effective workflow. Conax provides the ultimate flexibility in securing content across technologies and multiscreen devices – all based on a single unified security hub. With support for Common Encryption and MPEG DASH, Conax’ unique back-end simplifies content protection of TV everywhere services with market-leading DRM technologies (including Widevine, PlayReady, FairPlay Streaming and NAGRA PRM) without compromising usability for end users. Enable, protect and monetize using Conax’ flexible multi-DRM combining broadcast and OTT services.

  • Award-winning Conax GO Live: Featuring Conax’ entry level, end-to-end solution for dramatically reducing the complexity, time-to-market and barriers for an operator launching an OTT service. Conax GO Live is a live streaming solution for iOS and Android devices now available with Chromecast and AirPlay support and monitoring system to analyze customers viewing patterns using App analytics.

For details on Conax solutions and feature demonstrations, stop by the Conax Stand 1H-214 at CommunicAsia 2016 or pre-book a meeting at

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About Conax

A part of the Kudelski Group, Conax is a leading global specialist in total service protection for digital TV and entertainment services via broadcast, broadband and connected devices. The Conax Contego™ unified security hub provides telcos, cable, satellite, IP, mobile, terrestrial and broadband operations with an innovative portfolio of flexible and cost-efficient solutions to deliver premium content securely. Conax’ future-ready technology offers modular, fast-time-to-market solutions that enable easy entry into a world of secure multiscreen, multi-DRM content delivery and secures rights for premium content delivery to a range of devices over new hybrid network combinations. Headquartered in Oslo, Norway, ISO 9001 & 27001 certified Conax technology enables secure content revenues for 400 operators in 85 countries globally. For more information, please visit and follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn to join in the conversation.

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