Security First OTT Video Services – České Radiokomunikace Relies on Axinom DRM

Security First OTT Video Services – České Radiokomunikace Relies on Axinom DRM
14.11.2017 Sara Pepic

České Radiokomunikace belongs to the leading telecommunication companies in the Czech Republic. It offers a unique TV, radio and Internet infrastructure that enables delivery of high quality media content and provides the reliable and most up-to-date IT services.

České Radiokomunikace (CRA) provides TV broadcasting since 1963. Currently, it consists of not just broadcasting but combined with additional IT services CRA offers also extended media content delivery services. Among them is the OTT solution based on CRA Media Cloud platform. CRA offers end-to-end solutions from content delivery, built on linear broadcasting, live streaming or VoD, to content processing – including DRM protection, high capacity secure storage, content and user management, advanced options of content monetization, to delivering content to end users.

CRA provides the OTT services to the most prominent Czech TV companies as for example FTV Prima (Prima PLAY) and it expanded abroad with its OTT services in 2016.

“When developing our OTT services we pay attention to high quality and security. This is reflected in our careful selection of subcontractors. That’s why we selected Axinom to supply us with DRM technology for our OTT solution,” said Martin Gebauer, CEO, CRA.

“České Radiokomunikace has been a long-term customer of ours. We supported them all the way from launching their OTT solution to expanding the reach to new markets. We are proud of this relationship as our multi-DRM service continually meets the ever increasing demands of consumers and their desire to consume great content, anywhere and anytime,” said Johannes Jauch, CTO, Axinom.

About CRA

České Radiokomunikace a.s. (CRA) is a leader in providing digital infrastructure. Apart from broadcasting services the company focuses on connecting the worlds of TV, radio and Internet. It operates proprietary data centers and provides its customers with top class computing performance. CRA has a proprietary optical backbone network and thanks to CRA’s strong broadcasting infrastructure it can provide its customers with wireless solutions or connecting nearby localities through fiber optic cables.

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About Axinom DRM

Axinom DRM is a highly scalable multi-DRM service in the cloud built on latest standards. It enables customers to target a wide range of platforms with a single service by simultaneously supporting multiple DRM technologies (Microsoft PlayReady, Google Widevine, and Apple FairPlay Streaming) behind a unified API. Customers benefit from dealing with all supported DRM technologies in a unified way. Axinom is providing access to best of breed secure players for client devices – tablets, mobile phones, game consoles and Smart TVs. Axinom DRM supports zero-downtime maintenance and a globally distributed cloud-deployment spanning several public cloud providers (Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services) and CDNs (Akamai, Limelight, Level3) out-of-the-box.
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