Content security technology provider Irdeto Access has acquired LockStream, a supplier of mobile digital rights management software for digital TV, IPTV and mobile networks. Irdeto Access will combine its existing products with the newly acquired assets to offer customers a complete portfolio of mobile content protection solutions, securing all forms of rich media content delivered to mobile devices.
LockStream, which is based in Seattle, WA, will be rebranded the Irdeto Mobile division of Irdeto Access. Irdeto Access marketing vice president Doug Lowther will now also serve as CEO of Irdeto Mobile, and Michael Karp, the current president of LockStream, will continue in the same role with the newly created Irdeto Mobile.
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