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Thomson Broadcast, Supported by Viaccess-Orca, to Secure Malian Public Broadcaster DTT Deployment Posted: 12/11/2019
Thomson Broadcast, Supported by Viaccess-Orca, to Secure Malian Public Broadcaster DTT Deployment

Viaccess-Orca (VO), an Orange Group company and a global leader providing OTT and TV platforms, content protection, and advanced data solutions, announced today that the Malian Transmission and Broadcasting Corporation (SMTD) in West Africa has chosen VO's cardless Conditional Access System (CAS) to secure its free-to-view and pay-TV platforms as part of a nationwide government initiative to roll out digital terrestrial television (DTT). Thomson Broadcast has been tasked with handling the deployment for SMTD's new infrastructure, while also supplying the video headend, contribution and distribution network, and TV transmitters.

"We are excited about offering digital terrestrial television in Mali, as it will significantly improve our viewers' quality of experience while offering a broader range of content choices," said Ismaila Togola, CEO of SMTD. "Working with Thomson Broadcast and Viaccess-Orca, both leaders in their respective industries, will help us get this new DTT service securely deployed to market."

Tags: Viaccess-Orca | AfricaCom 2019 | Thomson Broadcast | DTT | CAS | Orange Group | SMTD | Conditional Access System
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Viaccess-Orca Secures Content for New Ultra HD STB by Orange France Posted: 07/09/2016
Viaccess-Orca Secures Content for New Ultra HD STB by Orange France
Viaccess-Orca, a global leader in the protection and enhancement of content services, announced today that the company's Adaptive Sentinel dual card and cardless conditional access system (CAS) has been selected by the leading telecommunications operator Orange to strengthen the security of its new Ultra High Definition (UHD) set-top box (STB) in France. Adaptive Sentinel ensures best-in-class software and hardware security for cardless and card-based environments. Using Adaptive Sentinel, within its new STB, Orange is able to meet the demanding security requirements of content owners from around the world. Progressively deployed since May 2016, Viaccess-Orca's dual CAS allows Orange to securely deliver UHD content to subscribers, enabling a one-of-a-kind cinematic experience in the home.
Tags: Viaccess-Orca | Content | Ultra HD STB | Orange France | Sentinel Dual Card | Cardless Conditional Access System | SEcurity | IBC 2016 | IBC 2016
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