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This report profiles the the global TV and video anti-piracy services market, covering market potential, business drivers, core product offerings, and the competitive landscape.


  • The global anti-piracy services segment is expected to see a CAGR of 31% in the next three years (2018–21).

Features and Benefits

  • Assesses the market positioning of five top vendors in the global TV and video anti-piracy services market.
  • Evaluates the unique technology and strategic roadmaps of diverse vendors in this space.

Key questions answered

  • What are the core business drivers for leveraging an end-to-end managed TV and video anti-piracy service offering?
  • What will be the estimated spend on TV and video anti-piracy services worldwide in the next two to three years?

Table of contents


  • Catalyst
  • Ovum view
  • Key messages


  • Recommendations for enterprises
  • Recommendations for vendors

Market context

  • Global TV and video anti-piracy services segment pegged at $1.1bn in 2018
  • Increased prelaunch IP theft and the need to lower TCO are core adoption drivers

Business focus

  • Diversification into enterprise video will lower business continuity risks
  • Conversion of unconventional pirates to paid subscribers

Technology focus

  • Preventive analytics capabilities across the entire content supply chain are essential
  • Extend professional services to reduce cash flow margin risk

Vendor roadmaps

  • Friend MTS
  • Irdeto
  • NexGuard (NAGRA)
  • Verimatrix
  • Viaccess-Orca


  • Methodology
  • Further reading
  • Author

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