Irdeto Licenses Cyphercast Encryption Technology to International Datacasting
Jan 22, 2008 10:08 AM
Ottawa, ON - Jan 21, 2008 - International Datacasting Corporation has entered into an agreement to license Irdeto's Cyphercast IP encryption technology. Under the terms of the agreement, the ongoing sales and development of the Cyphercast IP product as well as support for Cyphercast customers will transfer to IDC. The agreement also enables IDC to combine the Cyphercast IP encryption technology with the Irdeto Pisys and Flex SMS products under an existing reseller agreement where IDC would be the only supplier of Cyphercast IP conditional access systems.
Cyphercast is a secure smart card or SIM-based conditional access system that is used to provide IP-level encryption and decryption of file-based content and streaming media.