The latest anti-piracy encryption technology will protect premium sports content using Novelsat Ncrypt solution.
SES has chosen Novelsat Ncrypt, a comprehensive BISS-CA content protection solution, to secure the transmission of major global sports events content. The solution will enable SES to enhance the security of its broadcast networks and protect its customers content from piracy and unauthorised access.
Novelsat Ncrypt is a standalone encryption and decryption solution that seamlessly integrates with any broadcast network, presenting a cost-optimised and easy-to-use solution. Novelsat Ncrypt adds BISS-CA content protection to existing distribution and contribution networks supporting any BISS-CA-compliant third-party media delivery equipment. Novelsat Ncrypt encompasses software-based encryption and decryption modules with IP and ASI connectivity, as well as an operations suite for controlling and operating BISS-CA encryption, dynamic key generation and distribution, and highly flexible entitlement management.
Commenting on the deal, Michele Gosetti, Head of Sales, Sports & Events at SES, said: Protecting premium content, especially live sports and events, is imperative in todays media business. Deploying Novelsat Ncrypt, we will add BISS-CA content protection to our existing satellite network seamlessly and economically. We believe this solution will enable us to continue delivering the highest quality satellite connectivity solutions in the most secured manner to our sports and events customers.
Gary Drutin, CEO of Novelsat, added: We are excited to partner with SES and support them in securing their valuable content. Novelsatv Ncrypt was designed to enable the highest value for our customers, and we believe it will serve as a catalyst for the broader adoption of BISS-CA as a necessary means to address content protection requirements.