Microsoft PlayReady

We’ve partnered with Microsoft® PlayReady® to provide licensing for their studio-approved digital rights management (DRM) solution to enable protected video playback across a wide array of platforms and devices.

We’re here to get you launching monetized over the top (OTT) video services in no time.

Microsoft PlayReady

PlayReady DRM

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Hardware DRM

PlayReady SL3000

We support the PlayReady SL3000 security level 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

PlayReady version 4 supports AES–CTR and AES–CBC encryption modes to unlock the potential of Common Encryption by streaming a single file-set across devices.



We also support Google Widevine and Apple’s FairPlay Streaming for the widest device reach.

PlayReady works with MPEG-DASH, CMAF, HLS, and Smooth Streaming ABR video formats, as well as open standards including Common Encryption (CENC).

Popular platform examples:

  • Android TV
  • Amazon Fire TV
  • Chromecast
  • Roku
  • Xbox and PlayStation
  • Microsoft Edge browser
  • Smart TVs (examples: Samsung & LG)
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Learn more about platform DRM support.

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.

PlayReady also plays an essential security role in our other OTT video delivery solutions.


Our PRESTOplay player technology uses PlayReady across numerous platforms.

  • Player SDKs for HTML5 and Android-based platforms
  • Secure downloading and offline playback on desktops, game consoles, and Android devices
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