NDS Secures CI+ Modules for Kabel BW

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012
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LONDON — NDS Group today announced that Kabel BW, the third largest cable TV operator in Germany, have launched Common Interface Plus (CI+) modules based on the NDS VideoGuard® conditional access (CA) system.

CI+ allows manufacturers to launch a wide range of devices such as integrated Digital TV-sets that can easily and securely provide access to Kabel BW’s premium TV programming through plug-in CI+ modules.

Yves Padrines, NDS Vice President and General Manager EMEA added, “As one of Germany’s largest cable operators Kabel BW are in a great position to expand the reach of their service to further devices. With a quality content offering, their new CI+ modules ensure that an ever increasing number of people have access to their platform.” He concluded, “We are proud to be supporting Kabel BW in this initiative, and look forward to continuing to support them in future developments.”

NDS’ VideoGuard conditional access technology has ensured the security of the Kabel BW service for over 5 years.