Recently we published a vlog "EPIX launches 4K Content" but how exactly did EPIX get their 4K content on Apple TV? Well, a recent article published by www.fiercevideo.com and authored by Ben Munson explains exactly that. In this article Jon Dakss (Chief Digital Officer at EPIX) notes the importance of BuyDRM's role in protecting their streams. Read more by clicking the image below.
As more and more OTT operators look to distribute high value 4k UHD content such as EPIX did with the James Bond films and Transformers, the need for a robust multi-drm strategy that maximizes viewership becomes a "must have". As major movie studios mandate a studio-approved DRM technology, distributors look for a proven solution that IS approved and in use by many of the major movie studios.
Watch our previous Vlog on this topic:
Apple TV 4K Recipe
- - HLS
- - FairPlay
- - AVPlayer
- - tvOS
- - TEE