Mirada partners with Conax for integrated E2E multiscreen offering

MADRID,19 Apr., 2016 – Mirada, a leading provider of products and services for Digital TV Operators and Broadcasters, announces its partnership with Conax, a Kudelski Group company and global specialist in total service protection for digital entertainment services worldwide via broadcast, broadband and connected devices.

The new integrated and complete offering features Mirada’s state-of-the art TV Everywhere platform and Conax’ advanced content protection hub. The partnership enables operators and broadcasters to tap multi-DRM technologies with advanced security for all types of content including 4K/UHD, unique content discovery features and live, catch-up & VoD content with time-shift and start-over features – in addition to multiscreen session transfer within all devices. The joint solution provides support for all distribution technologies; cable, satellite, terrestrial, OTT & IPTV and offers a flexible “Pay-As-You- Grow” deployment model.

Mirada’s Iris TV Everywhere solution includes Iris client apps for set-top boxes, smartphones, tablets and PCs – operating seamlessly through Inspire, a state-of-the art user interface with a strong focus on promoting the operators’ rich content library. Mirada Inspire offers a new and innovative approach to content discovery including rich features such as personalised virtual channels, highlights magazine, remote recordings and a smart search engine.

The unique Conax ContegoTM unified security back-end supports all major distribution technologies and formats and includes features such as advanced multi-DRM support, a next generation end-to- end watermarking architecture and the Conax Connected Access multipurpose IPTV client for safeguarding broadcast, OTT and IPTV through a single, advanced security client across all devices and networks.

“We are enchanted to partner with Conax. Thanks to the integration with Conax Contego we can enable our customers to provide a highly secure experience across live, recorded, on-demand and online content”, said José Luis Vázquez, CEO of Mirada.

“A close cooperation with Mirada is enabling Conax to further extend its broad ecosystem of world- class partner solutions providing operators the flexibility needed to select best-in-class integrated solutions to support their business growth, “ confirms Tom Jahr, EVP Products & Marketing, Conax. We are pleased to incorporate a highly experienced company such as Mirada into our partner offering.”

Demonstrations of the joint solution will be available during NAB Show, Las Vegas, April 18th – 21st at the Conax Stand #SU 4321.

About Mirada
Mirada is the leading provider of products and services for Digital TV Operators & Broadcasters with offices across Europe and Latin America. With over 15 years of experience, Mirada focuses on the future of Digital TV – Multiscreen cross-platform navigation – anytime, anywhere. They offer a complete suite of end-to-end modular products for STBs, PC, smartphones and tablets, all with innovative state-of-the-art UI designs.
Mirada currently develops major Digital TV software projects for some of the biggest TV Operators and Broadcasters around the world, with their solutions already launched in almost 20 platforms in such countries as Mexico, Brazil, Spain, UK, Peru, United Arab Emirates and more.

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 ContegoTM 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 www.conax.com and follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn to join in the conversation.