Google Widevine

We’ve partnered with Google Widevine to provide you with quick and easy licensing for their studio-trusted digital rights management (DRM) scheme and conditional access system (CAS).

We’re here to help you launch monetized digital video services in no time.

Google Widevine

Widevine DRM

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Hardware DRM

Widevine L1

We support Widevine security level 1 for hardware protected HD, UHD, and HDR streaming.

Scalable license delivery network

Globally scalable

Our technology delivers billions of licenses each year to streaming customers worldwide.

Common Encryption

Single file-set cost savings

Stream a single file-set across devices with AES-CTR and AES-CBC encryption mode support to unlock the potential of Common Encryption.

Multi-DRM

Multi-DRM

We also support Microsoft PlayReady and Apple’s FairPlay Streaming for the widest device reach.

Widevine DRM has two versions for securing video media: Modular and Classic.

Widevine Modular

Widevine Modular is the current version with support for MPEG-DASH, CMAF, HLS, and Smooth Streaming ABR video formats, as well as open standards including Common Encryption (CENC).

Popular platform examples:

  • Android (4.4+)
  • Android TV
  • Amazon Fire TV
  • Chromecast
  • Smart TVs (Examples: Samsung & LG)
  • Chrome, Firefox, Opera, and Edge browsers

Widevine Classic

Widevine Classic is the previous version and requires content to be packaged into the proprietary .WVM format. This is typically supported only by legacy devices with Modular as its modern replacement.

Legacy platform examples:

  • Android (3.1 – 5.1)
  • Google TV
  • Legacy smart TVs
Take a closer look

Learn more about platform DRM support.

Widevine CAS

Android TV

Google’s Widevine CAS for broadcasters allows Android TV based STBs to serve as platforms for PayTV content at much lower cost than traditional CAS solutions.

  • No CAS device royalties
  • No proprietary middleware
  • No smart cards

Your content protection experts

Working with DRM since 2007 has taught us a thing or two about licensing and studio compliance. Our top-notch team of security specialists are here to support your security needs.

Widevine plays a central security role in our other video delivery solutions.

PRESTOplay

Our PRESTOplay player technology uses Widevine for numerous use-cases.

  • DRM support for HTML5, Android, Android TV, and iOS (including MPEG-DASH on iOS)
  • Secure downloading and offline playback on Android, iOS, and desktops
  • Widevine CAS support for Android TV
Video Toolkit

Our Video Toolkit service encodes and encrypts VOD assets in the cloud for secure playback using DRM systems.

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