The company will now use Irdeto Cloaked CA to securely deliver content through Foxtel’s latest fleet of STBs as well as Foxtel Now. The software solution is designed to enable Foxtel to deliver an improved customer experience through faster channel change times, increased security, reduced logistical costs and reduced costs of satellite bandwidth. In addition, Irdeto will secures the distribution of content across devices supported by Foxtel’s streaming service, and also includes a content distribution technology strategy.
“Foxtel is committed to offering our customers a premium entertainment experience,” said Mike Ivanchenko, group director, product design and development, Foxtel. “Our innovative streaming services and set-top boxes further differentiate our offerings by providing our subscribers with highly advanced features, such as programme start-over and content discovery along with access to the best live sports, new movies, new shows and complete seasons, live and on demand. Our security partnership with Irdeto enables us to securely deliver all of this premium content to our cable and satellite subscribers, allowing us to focus on growing our business.”