SONIFI Solutions Deploys BuyDRM’s KeyOS MultiKey Service to Deliver Over-the-Top Content to the Hospitality Industry
KeyOS Multi-DRM Support Enables Delivery to Widest Array of Consumer Platforms
Austin, TX and Sioux Falls, SD(25 Apr 2017)
BuyDRM and SONIFI Solutions, Inc. announced their commercial agreement whereby SONIFI is securing VOD content using BuyDRM’s KeyOS MultiKey Service. SONIFI chose the KeyOS Platform to deliver major studio content to set top boxes in some of the world’s premier hotel brands. SONIFI’s over-the top VOD app gives guests access to the latest movies in the comfort of their hotel room.
As part of the KeyOS Multi-DRM Platform, the MultiKey Service supports the industry-leading DRMs, such as Microsoft PlayReady, Google Widevine and Apple FairPlay, which power the widest variety of premium content for consumers.
BuyDRM has pioneered DRM as a Service (DaaS), providing highly available DRM technologies through modern, easy to deploy, secure APIs. Using a variety of common programming languages, the KeyOS Platform enables major studios, content licensees and OTT operators to quickly deploy studio-approved DRM within their existing content workflows.
Kara Heermans, VP, User Experience & Product Management at SONIFI, said, “BuyDRM is an important and reliable asset for SONIFI. Their KeyOS Multi-DRM Platform is key to delivering VOD content over-the-top to the hospitality industry in a way that protects content rights. BuyDRM’s modern API made our integration efforts fast and seamless.”
Christopher Levy, CEO & Founder at BuyDRM, said, “SONIFI’s OTT VOD app is a first-of-its-kind platform delivering studio content to the hospitality market using lightweight on-premise and hosted solutions. With Multi-DRM support built-in, the MultiKey Service eliminates all the barriers to users accessing studio content.”
BuyDRM is a leading provider of Digital Rights Management and Content Security Services for the entertainment, enterprise, transportation and education industries with customers spanning the globe. With 17 years of market-leading experience implementing commercial DRM solutions and media technologies, BuyDRM has amassed substantial success stories for many of today’s largest brands.
OTT and IPTV operators, television networks, movie studios, MVPDs, telcos and premium content distributors use the BuyDRM award-winning KeyOS multi-DRM Platform to provide robust content security for their IP video offerings to a variety of connected and disconnected devices. BuyDRM customers include BBC iPlayer and BBC iPlayer Radio, BBC Worldwide, BBC TVE Singapore, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony Crackle, Sony Pictures Television Networks, Warner Brothers, HBO GO Latin America, HBO Connect, Showtime Networks, Microsoft, Deluxe, Vubiquity, Cinedigm, SONIFI Solutions, ABC Australia, Limelight Networks, AMC Networks, SingTel, Telus, Bell Media and Lufthansa Industry Solutions.
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ABOUT SONIFI SOLUTIONS INC.
SONIFI Solutions Inc., the leader in innovative guest engagement solutions for the hospitality and healthcare industries, serves 500 million travelers in over 1.1 million hotel rooms annually. The company's core services include guest Internet access, mobility, interactive television, streaming and free-to-guest solutions along with unparalleled nationwide technical support and professional services.