Cable & Telecom

Telus, Cisco, invest in IP video security company

SEATTLE – Canadian telco Telus, along with manufacturer Cisco, have invested US$16 million in Widevine Technologies, a provider of downloadable content protection and digital forensics solutions aimed at IP video operators. Widevine's products enable the acquisition of premium broadcast and video-on-demand (VOD) content from all major studios and broadcasters. The company currently has over ninety telco, cable, satellite and internet service operator customers. "When we looked at the overall market for content protection it became clear that Widevine was by far the most advanced vendor in the space. Widevine provides Telus with maximum flexibility with a proven solution spanning our...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.