Multiscreen
Conax Xtend Multiscreen™ enables operators to provide the same services across both broadband and traditional broadcast delivery systems, enabling them to monetize the Multiscreen scenario and offer a convenient entertainment experience for subscribers.

Extending pay-TV to multiscreen and OTT
With the all-encompassing Conax Xtend Multiscreen™ solution, pay-TV operators are able to provide a powerful and secure multiscreen experience for their subscribers. Conax Xtend Multiscreen™ is cost-efficient, easy to use and easy to deploy, giving operators a low-threshold entry into a world of new and exciting business opportunities.
Conax Xtend Multiscreen™ is the result of a close collaboration between Conax, MPS Broadband and Cubiware.

With Conax Xtend Multiscreen™, operators can offer all the rich possibilities of Multiscreen services, including:

  • Video on demand
  • Catch-up TV
  • Live TV

Main features include:

  • Multi-device support
  • Follow-me
  • Smart remote control
  • Peer2View®
  • Consistent and intuitive user experience across all devices
  • Consistent handling of business and content rules across all devices

A complete ecosystem
Conax Xtend Multiscreen™ is the result of a close collaboration between Conax, MPS Broadband and Cubiware. Conax Xtend Multiscreen™ adds support for multiscreen services to an existing broadcast operation using Conax Contego Unite™ as a common CAS/DRM and covers all aspects of a complete and fully secure multiscreen operation, including:

  • Content and metadata handling
  • Transcoding and encryption
  • Workflow management
  • CAS/DRM
  • Content delivery
  • Multiscreen clients

Conax Xtend Multiscreen™ is made up of the following key components:

  • Conax Contego™ Unite: Unite provides the ultimate protection for the content and revenue for any operation. It handles content protection consistently across all kinds of consumer devices and includes multi-DRM support, ensuring the best suited security solution for each device.
  • MPS Publishing Platform® (MPP): MPP is a full end-to-end content management system for managing, publishing, and distributing live and on-demand video services. MPP controls the content and metadata workflows.
  • MPS Peer2View®: Peer2View® works with existing CDNs to improve scalability, reach and efficiency for live video distribution over the Internet or corporate networks.
  • CubiTV: Cubiware’s CubiTV Middleware provides a rich user experience and a consistent look and feel across all client devices. Its high efficiency enables advanced services on low-cost clients.

Easy to integrate
Through open interfaces, Conax Xtend Multiscreen™ enables easy integration with pay-TV operator’s existing infrastructure. It works with a wide range of Content Delivery Networks and with multiscreen encoding solutions from companies such as Envivio, Harmonic and Elemental.