Downloadable DRM Ensures TV Content Security on Smartphones and Tablets
AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France, April 17, 2012 – INSIDE Secure (NYSE Euronext: INSD), a leader in embedded solutions for securing transactions, content and digital identity, has announced it has worked with the BBC to provide the technology to enable viewers to download BBC TV programs directly to smartphones or tablets for free, and keep them to enjoy for up to 30 days. INSIDE Downloadable DRM Fusion Agent for both Android™ and iOS devices is integrated into the latest release of the BBC iPlayer iOS application (coming soon to Android devices) enabling audiences in the UK to download their favorite BBC TV programs easily and securely on their mobile devices.
“As mobile video continues to evolve from streaming services to services offering download and play offline, we will continue to evolve our DRM offerings to include advanced functionality like download while maintaining robust security,” said Dr. Simon Blake-Wilson, executive vice president for the Embedded Security Solutions division, at INSIDE Secure. “We are pleased to build on our leadership in DRM and support the expansion of secure mobile content delivery with one of the largest and most respected broadcast content providers in the world.”
INSIDE Secure offers DRM content protection as an embedded or downloadable solution, and is becoming the DRM security of choice among the world’s leading service providers and content owners. The INSIDE DRM Fusion offering combines standards compatibility with ease of deployment, allowing customers to quickly and cost-effectively bring new content services online. The newest addition to the DRM Fusion portfolio is a native player for Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich).
About INSIDE Secure
INSIDE Secure (NYSE Euronext Paris FR0010291245 – INSD.PA) is a leading designer, developer and supplier of semiconductors, embedded software and platforms for secure transactions and digital security. INSIDE mobile NFC, secure payment and digital security products provide security for a wide range of information processing, storage and transmission applications. The company’s customers are found in a wide range of markets, including mobile payment, identification documents, access control, transit, electronic device manufacturing, pay television and mobile service operators. For more information, visit www.insidesecure.com.
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