Nagra, a Kudelski Group company, the provider of content protection and multiscreen television solutions, will demonstrate its direct-to-TV and all-screen user experience solutions, at CommunicAsia 2017. The three day event will start on May 23, 2017 at the Marina Bay Sands Hotel in Singapore and will end on May 25.
Jean-Luc Jezouin, Nagra’s senior vice president of sales for Asia, said: “New opportunities lie ahead for the pay-TV industry in Asia and we look forward to demonstrating how service providers can make the most of them through latest solutions designed to simplify and unify the viewing experience for consumers while ensuring comprehensive content value protection.
“From direct-to-TV solutions like TVkey to our powerful OpenTV Suite, service providers can leverage the latest technologies to continue to grow and innovate.”
Nagra will display TVkey - a cost-effective USB dongle that plugs into newer model Samsung TV sets, enabling consumers to watch their favourite pay-TV channels in 4K Ultra HD and HDR using Hollywood-approved security.
Unified, all-screen viewing experiences on set-top boxes by SmarDTV as well as streaming devices like Roku and Amazon's FireTV powered by OpenTV Suite, will be on display.
The company will also showcase its Direct-to-TV pay-TV services using the SmarDTV CASTdongle, a simple, cost-optimised HDMI device that turns any TV into a connected iDTV and brings the OTT experience back to the big screen, while enabling operators to stay in control of the distribution and of the use of its devices and maintain a close relationship with their customers.
A range of cost-effective OTT and hybrid STBs by SmarDTV: HD and 4K devices integrating the latest HDR technology and powered by the OpenTV Suite while ensuring access to the latest Nagra CAS, DRM, and NexGuard forensic marking, will also be showcased at the event.
The company will also display its security services platform which combines Nagra's device and app protection technologies, anti-piracy services and NexGuard forensic marking techniques to provide holistic pay-TV content protection.
The Nagra solutions will be on display at booth 1J2-12.