As internet-based video services become widely available, pay-TV industry is experiencing both opportunities and threats. On-demand and live streaming services provide additional revenue opportunity to pay-TV operators. Availability of high value content via streaming devices also create piracy threat to service providers. In addition to CAS and DRM content protection solutions, piracy monitoring solutions and services, and piracy data analytics are becoming increasingly important in combating video piracy.
This report presents piracy threats in pay-TV industry in different markets. Available anti-piracy solutions and piracy monitoring services are also presented in the report. It also highlights partnerships of service providers and solution vendors to protect video content from piracy. The forecast includes high value content (sports and premium content) revenue and DRM market revenue. Companies presented in this report include Cisco, Friend MTS, Irdeto, NAGRA, Verimatrix etc.