Smartlabs and BazePort collaborate to support DirectTV for US clients
Berlin, 29.08.2023 - Smartlabs and BazePort today announced support for Pro:Idiom, a secure content distribution component for hospitality and commercial sectors. The technology is available on all Smartlabs STBs deployed by BazePort, providing a seamless and secure viewing of premium services, such as DirectTV, for American customers.
Pro:Idiom technology, a creation by LG Electronics, stands at the forefront of ensuring secure content distribution across diverse hospitality and commercial sectors. Its core function lies in encrypting high-definition digital television and Video on Demand (VoD) signals as they travel from the source to display devices, ensuring a protected transmission process.
This technology emerges as a solution for providing secure and uninterrupted entertainment experiences within the realms of hospitality, healthcare, and other commercial sectors. Notable content providers such as HBO, Showtime, and ESPN rely on Pro:Idiom to fortify the security of their high-quality content, effectively protecting copyrighted materials and maintain their integrity during delivery to authorised devices such as televisions and set-top boxes.
Traditionally, Pro:Idiom support was exclusively available on LG hardware, limiting choices for clients. However, SmartLabs and BazePort have obtained the necessary licensing to provide Pro:Idiom support, a step that broadens the range of compatible devices.
By incorporating this technology into Smartlabs’ set-top boxes — including SML-5010W, SML-5051W, and SML-5041W — BazePort could now deliver a high-quality television viewing experience especially for its American customers. The Pro:Idiom encryption protocol also ensures the integrity and security of Video on Demand (VoD) signals. This integration not only enhances engagement but also simplifies deployment architecture for BazePort.
Bazeport is a leading company that owns and develops the BazePort IPTV system. BazePort is a comprehensive entertainment and digital signage solution designed to cater to various organisations aiming to entertain and inform their end-users. Every day, businesses worldwide in the hospitality, maritime, energy, enterprise, and healthcare industries rely on BazePort IPTV for top-notch entertainment and information services.
Headquartered in Porsgrunn, Norway, BazePort operates offices in Liverpool and Singapore, providing global support and service to its valued clients. Visit www.bazeport.com for more information.
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