Envivio Supports Native Content Protection on Google Devices With Google
Widevine and Envivio MPEG-DASH Based Video Ecosystems Enable Content
Protection and Native Playback
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Oct. 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Envivio
(Nasdaq:ENVI), a leading provider of software-based video processing and
delivery solutions, today announced integration between the Envivio Halo™
network media processor (NMP) and Google Widevine digital rights management
(DRM) using MPEG-DASH and common encryption. The combination of Envivio video
processing and Widevine DRM enables the secure delivery of high quality video
content to the full range of Android and Chrome devices.
Widevine DRM is natively supported on Google Chromecast, Chromebook and
devices using the Android operating system, allowing secure video content
playback without requiring any prior software installation. Leveraging
MPEG-DASH and Common Encryption standards, the integration between Widevine
and Envivio ecosystems allows operators to seamlessly deliver services to any
"As more people use more devices to watch more video, it is critical that
operators are able to protect that content and also deliver it using a
converged, flexible platform," said Julien Signès, Envivio president and CEO.
"We are continuously enhancing the capabilities of our Halo platform to offer
the latest and most advanced functionality, including support for Widevine and
MPEG-DASH common encryption."
Widevine's multiplatform DRM provides the capability to license, securely
distribute and protect playback of multimedia content on any consumer device.
Content owners, MSOs and Internet digital media providers can utilize
Widevine's solutions to ensure revenue generating services keep flowing to
whatever device consumers desire.
Envivio Halo is designed to provide a wide range of advanced video processing
functions for TV Everywhere and TV Anytime services. In addition to packaging,
encryption and distribution, Halo is designed to support time-shifted TV
applications such as multi-screen network PVR, Catch-up and Start-over TV with
live-to-file capabilities, targeted ad insertion, and personalization of the
user experience based on individual viewer requests.
More than 300 content and service providers around the globe have selected
Envivio to power their multi-screen and Pay TV services. Visit www.envivio.com
to learn more about TV without boundaries.
Envivio (Nasdaq:ENVI) is a leader in solutions for multi-screen video
processing and delivery. Envivio solutions remove the boundaries of
traditional television and make the world's video content universally
enjoyable by all viewers, on any device, across any network, at any time. Now
in its second decade of developing market-leading video convergence solutions,
Envivio powers services for more than 300 content and service provider
customers around the world, including eight of the top 10 mobile operators,
nine of the top 10 broadband providers and three of the top four US cable
operators. Envivio is headquartered in South San Francisco, California and has
offices worldwide including France, England, China, Singapore and Japan. Visit
www.envivio.com for more information.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of
Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934, including the anticipated benefits and features of our
solutions. Actual results may vary materially due to a number of factors
including, but not limited to, the risk that, capital spending in our target
markets decreases or is delayed, we are unable to deploy and achieve market
acceptance for our products in our target markets, our relationship with our
channel partners is disrupted, as well as other risks that are detailed from
time to time in Envivio's SEC reports. Envivio is under no obligation to (and
expressly disclaims any such obligation to) update or alter its
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Product information is intended to outline our general product direction, is
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or functionality, and should not be relied on in making a purchasing decision.
The development, release, and timing of any features or functionality
described for our products remains at our sole discretion. Envivio reserves
the right to modify future product plans at any time. These new software
options may be purchased separately when and if available.
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Cynthia Hiponia or Alice Kousoum
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