PARIS — Aug. 20, 2014 — Viaccess-Orca, a global leader in the protection and enhancement of content services, announced today that the company’s Dynamic Sentinelcardless conditional access system (CAS)will be embedded on certified set-top boxes (STBs) from Askey Computer Corporation and ASTON, as well as conditional access modules (CAMs) from
Viaccess-Orca’s Dynamic Sentinel CAS offers ultimate content protection through advanced security capabilities such as content redistribution management, cardless agent management, and extended STB security. Featuring a scalable, pay-as-you-grow architecture, Dynamic Sentinel can handle millions of subscribers, adapting to operators’ growing needs. By supporting a wide variety of business models, including subscription-based, prepaid, and pay-per-view, Dynamic Sentinel helps grow operators’ revenue streams.
Cooperating with Askey, a leading STB supplier, Dynamic Sentinel will be embedded and certified on Askey’s HD PVR STB platform. Based on MStar’s MSD5043 processor, the Askey HD STB features an easy-to-use user interface, providing viewers with a superior entertainment experience. The HD STB includes PVR functionality, a seven-day EPG, parental control, and DVB subtitling.
Dynamic Sentinel will be embedded on ASTON’s MAYA® HD HbbTV STB platform. Based on a sleek, compact, and cost-effective design, the MAYA HD platform brings all of the benefits of HbbTV services to operators by supporting both broadcast and broadband access. MAYA HD is available in satellite, terrestrial, and cable versions.
“We are thrilled to collaborate with Viaccess-Orca, a leader in the field of cardless conditional access systems,” said Eric Lui, vice president, Askey. “Viaccess-Orca enables us to bring best-in-class security to our entry-level set-top boxes.”
“Viaccess-Orca and ASTON have a longstanding, successful working relationship,” said Stephane Nitenberg, managing director, ASTON. “This partnership will allow us to provide customers with the industry’s premier cardless conditional access system on our advanced state-of-the-art HbbTV set-top boxes.”
“We chose to partner with Viaccess-Orca based on the company’s expertise in developing effective and efficient security solutions,” said Hongyu Shuai, president,
“Viaccess-Orca has earned the trust of operators and content owners around the world by providing the highest standard of security,” said François Moreau de Saint Martin, CEO at Viaccess-Orca. “By partnering with Askey, ASTON, and
Viaccess-Orca will showcase Dynamic Sentinel integration with Askey, ASTON, and
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As a leading global provider of content protection, delivery, and discovery solutions, Viaccess-Orca is shaping the ultimate content experience. Through its integrated range of business-savvy products and solutions, Viaccess-Orca helps service providers in the cable, DTT, satellite, IPTV, and OTT industries gain a competitive edge in today’s rapidly evolving multiscreen environment. By enabling service providers to securely deliver an engaging user experience on any device, Viaccess-Orca is reinventing the entertainment landscape. Viaccess-Orca is part of the Orange Group. For more information, visit www.viaccess-orca.com or follow the company on Twitter @ViaccessOrcaand LinkedIn.
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