At AfricaCast 2014, Conax presenting “Convenience – the new King”; the business of “Convenience TV” for pay-TV and profitable content distribution

- Security specialist Conax advising on solutions to enable what matters most for African broadcasters: Content, price and user experience: AfricaCast, Nov. 12th at 15:10

AfricaCast Expo, Cape Town, November 11th, 2014: Conax, part of the Kudelski Group and provider of total service protection for service providers, content owners and entertainment services, today announced its participation at AfricaCast, Africa’s premiere broadcasting show. Conax’ Saad Mouneimne will present on “Convenience – the new King” addressing the business of “Convenience TV” for pay-TV and profitable content distribution on Day 2, November 12th at 15:10. Mr. Mouneimne, Director of Business Development – Middle East & Africa at Conax, will talk about the top three themes for operators while planning for future services and opportunities; Content, price and user experience – and taking the necessary steps to satisfying growing customer needs.

-“With over 10 years of experience in Africa, Conax is securing operations for over 30 DTH and DTT operations in the region with future-oriented solutions that provide scalability to easily add hybrid and multiscreen consumer services,” confirms Morten Solbakken, President and CEO, Conax.

-“We are strongly committed to the African market and providing operators with the secure solutions that help them build their business whether from digital switchover, DTH or DTT operations and later on for easily launching multiscreen services as their platform grows to meet the growing demands of content-
savvy consumers.”

At AfricaCast, Stand # 16: Conax will offer a preview of flexible technology developed with operator needs in focus; cost efficient, robust and versatile solutions for delivering video content and entertainment services via satellite, cable, terrestrial, IP multicast and OTT, securely. The content security provider will showcase its flagship Conax Contego™ unified security hub and the new, Conax GO Live™ entry-level solution for streaming live channels to iOS and Android devices. Conax provides operators with:

• Experienced advise and proven solutions for secure migration to digital services
• Unified security hub for quickly and cost efficiently launching user-friendly services
• Entry-level products to enrich a basic TV offering with multiscreen services as your business grows
• Pre-integrated multiscreen solutions featuring Conax Contego™ benchmark modular content and service protection; the ultimate flexibility pay-TV requires for deploying secure advanced services, enabling operators to buy what they need as they grow their business

Visitors at AfricaCast are invited to pre-book a meeting at, or stop by the Conax stand #16 for a preview of how Conax can help guide your operations position for a rich future.

About Conax
A part of the Kudelski Group (SIX:KUD:S), Conax is a leading global specialist around the total service protection for digital TV services over broadcast, broadband and connected devices. Conax provides telcos, cable, satellite, IP, mobile and terrestrial and broadband operations with the innovative, flagship Conax Contego™ family of flexible and cost-efficient solutions to deliver premium content securely and positioning to capture new market segments. 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.

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