Friend MTS is a leading global provider of platform, channel and content protection services.
From fingerprinting and watermarking to advanced subscriber identification, we offer a full suite of managed services to help Pay-TV operators, rights holders and broadcasters control where their video content flows. We provide protection for live and non-live content across broadcast and OTT.
Our platform protection services quickly, accurately and effectively trace live streaming leaks back to the source so you can identify the infringing subscriber and terminate their connection.
We ensure your platform, channel or content is secure every step of the way. Our experts will work with you to identify potential security threats and help you shut them down. Simply identifying that your content is being streamed illegally does not necessarily give you the ability to act. Pirates are becoming ever-more sophisticated, using advanced methods to obscure everything from where their web sites are hosted to the infrastructure that they’re using for video delivery. The technology-led services from Friend MTS are designed to address this by swiftly and accurately identifying the full delivery path of your content, so you can take action.
Live sports content continues to be the most desirable for pirates to steal. At the Video Security Summit organised and led by Steven Hawley (Managing Director at Piracy Monitor), Friend MTS’s John Ward (Executive Vice President Americas) and Andrew Pope (Senior Solutions Architect) discussed how sports leagues pinpoint and shut down piracy in real time. […]
Josef Baker Product Manager, Friend MTS As organised for-profit video piracy continues to present a serious financial threat to content owners and distributors, proven cutting-edge technologies remain essential tools in protecting valuable video content from illicit redistribution. And while live sports content represents the most lucrative spoils for pirates based on the recurring high profit they […]