Blockbuster On Demand Offers Multi-screen Premium Entertainment Using Content
Security by Motorola Medios+
Motorola's multi award-winning Medios+ SecureMedia® platform to secure content
delivery to Blockbuster On Demand customers
HORSHAM, Pa., Jan. 7, 2013
HORSHAM, Pa., Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Motorola Mobility announced that
Blockbuster On Demand, has selected SecureMedia Encryptonite ONE™ HLS+ from
its award-winning Motorola Medios+ platform to secure a new over-the-top (OTT)
service. This service will provide the best in on-demand entertainment for
U.S. customers on a variety of devices.
Consumers want multi-screen: their favorite content, on any device, anytime.
According to Motorola's latest Media Engagement Barometer, nearly 30 percent
of the population already watches content on their mobile devices. But content
security remains a major hurdle for service providers trying to tap in on the
mobile environment because of its inherent complexity.
"SecureMedia Encryptonite ONE HLS+ lets innovative distributors of
entertainment like Blockbuster On Demand address multi-screen content security
with a single solution, so that they can extend their content to a range of
consumer devices, quickly and reliably," said John Burke, Senior Vice
President and General Manager, Converged Solutions, Motorola Mobility.
Motorola Medios+ SecureMedia Encryptonite ONE HLS+ is the industry's leading
service provider solution for ingesting and securely delivering content via
standard HTTP methods and infrastructure that is approved by all the major
Hollywood studios and network broadcasters. Blockbuster On Demand is using
SecureMedia for the initial launch of its service for Android and iOS devices,
Samsung TVs and Roku devices, opening the door for expansion to additional
smartphones, tablets, game consoles and e-readers in the future.
"With the support of Motorola's industry-leading Medios+ SecureMedia platform,
our customers will now be able to instantly stream and enjoy thousands of
movies including popular new releases in stunning 1080p HD quality anytime and
anywhere on their favorite connected devices," saidJohn M. Paul, SVP Products
& Engineering of Dish Digital which operates Blockbuster On Demand. "This new
technology supports our digital strategy by streamlining our content
distribution process and expanding the variety of secure premium content
available to our customers."
Motorola SecureMedia Encryptonite ONE HLS+ is recognized worldwide as the
industry's leading content security innovation, with awards and accolades from
Broadband Technology Report, TelcoTV, IP&TV and InfoVision.
For more on Motorola Mobility's activity at CES, please visit our virtual
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For more information about Motorola's SecureMedia Encryptonite ONE HLS+
solution, please visit www.securemedia.com.
About Dish Digital Holdings LLC
Dish Digital Holdings LLC is a joint venture between Dish Network Corporation
(NASDAQ:DISH) and EchoStar Corporation (NASDAQ: SATS).DISH Network
Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH), through its subsidiary DISH Network L.L.C.,
provides approximately 14.042 million satellite TV customers, as of Sept. 30,
2012, with the highest quality programming and technology with the most
choices at the best value, including HD Free for Life. Subscribers enjoy the
largest high definition line-up with more than 200 national HD channels, the
most international channels, and award-winning HD and DVR technology. DISH
Network Corporation's subsidiary, Blockbuster L.L.C., delivers family
entertainment to millions of customers around the world. DISH Network
Corporation is a Fortune 200 company. Visitwww.dish.com.EchoStar Corporation
is the premier global provider of satellite operations and video delivery
solutions. EchoStar's wholly-owned subsidiary, Hughes, is the world's leading
provider of satellite broadband services, delivering network technologies and
managed services for enterprise and government customers in more than 100
countries. Headquartered in Englewood, CO, with additional business units
world-wide, EchoStar is a multiple Emmy award-winning company that has
pioneered advancements in the set-top box and satellite industries for over 30
years, consistently delivering value for customers, partners and investors
through innovation and outstanding quality. Over the last three decades
EchoStar's contribution to video technology has been a major influencer to
shifts in the way consumers view, receive and manage TV programming.
EchoStar's consumer solutions include HughesNet®, North America's #1
high-speed satellite Internet service, Sling Media's Slingbox® products, and
EchoStar's line of advanced digital video set-top box products for the
European free satellite and terrestrial viewer markets.
About Motorola Mobility
Motorola Mobility, owned by Google, fuses innovative technology with human
insights to create experiences that simplify, connect and enrich people's
lives. Our portfolio includes converged mobile devices such as smartphones and
tablets; wireless accessories; end-to-end video and data delivery; and
management solutions, including set-tops and data-access devices. For more
information, visit motorola.com/mobility.
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