has been selected by DISH Network
to provide adaptive streaming, virtual DVD-like “trick play” and digital rights management for the pay-TV provider’s TV Everywhere service.
Widevine’s video optimization and DRM platform will ensure that DISH Network customers viewing their live and recorded shows throughout the home with TV Everywhere receive the highest-quality entertainment, while at the same time ensuring that DISH Network programming is securely delivered wirelessly to any device anywhere in the home.
The Widevine platform is deployed by major Internet content services and large cable, satellite and telecommunication companies launching strategies to help consumers watch their TV programs anywhere. The company’s software platform optimizes the entertainment experience for content delivered over any network to any device. The solution is natively supported in nearly all major brands and types of network-connected consumer electronics including televisions, Blu-ray players, mobile devices, gaming systems and more.