San Mateo and Belmont, CA (PRWEB) January 14, 2008
Discretix, the leading provider of embedded security and DRM solutions for mobile devices and flash memory, today announced that its Multi-Scheme DRM (Digital Rights Management) client has been selected by IXI Mobile (OTCBB: IXMO.OB, IXMOW.OB, IXMOU.OB) to protect and secure content used on Ogo2.0. The Ogo family of devices provide the ultimate mobile messaging experience on optimized, easy-to-use handheld devices. In addition to supporting major messaging programs, Ogo provides email, SMS, web browsing, voice and multimedia services including music, images and video playback.
"Discretix DRM, with its small footprint, high reliability, rapid integration, and support for all leading DRM schemes is an appropriate choice for Ogo2.0," said Shai Farkash, vice president, engineering, general manager, IXI. "Ogo's interactive, always-on capabilities demand content protection features and Discretix' Multi-Scheme DRM delivers what we need."
"Ogo was launched by mobile operators and Internet service providers around the world, and is in many ways, at the forefront of the mobile communications revolution," said Edo Ganot, executive vice president of sales and business development for Discretix. "With Discretix Multi-Scheme DRM as a part of the Ogo2.0 product family, content creators, owners and users alike can be assured of robust security for all forms of multimedia content."
Discretix' Multi-Scheme DRM client protects the distribution and consumption of premium content on virtually all kinds of mobile devices. The client provides a complete implementation of OMA DRM v1.0 and v2.0, and the flexibility to add new schemes as they become available. Featuring an outstanding level of security and high performance, the client conforms to the stringent security requirements set down by mobile operators. The Discretix Multi-Scheme DRM client easily integrates into a wide range of mobile platforms, as well as with various real-time and open operating systems.
Discretix' security solutions are deployed in mobile and flash memory devices, enabling the commercial distribution of premium services and applications while protecting the device and its contents. Discretix' products include embedded security co-processors and a broad range of software security applications. The solutions are tightly integrated into the device, enhancing security without compromising the user experience. Discretix, a privately-owned company, serves the needs of some of the world's best-known semiconductor and device manufacturers and has been consistently ranked among the leaders of the embedded security market. For more information, please visit http://www.discretix.com.
About IXI Mobile:
Headquartered in Belmont, CA, IXI Mobile, Inc.(OTCBB: IXMO, IXMOW, IXMOU) offers solutions that bring innovative, data-centric mobile devices and services to the mass market. The company provides a turn-key solution to mobile operators and Internet service providers around he world to launch and support Ogo products. For more information on IXI Mobile, please visit http://www.ixi.com.
The Ogo family of devices provide the ultimate mobile messaging experience on optimized, easy-to-use handheld devices. In addition to supporting major messaging programs, Ogo provides, email, SMS, web browsing, voice and multimedia services including music, images and video playback. . Ogo was launched by mobile operators and Internet service providers around the world. More information on Ogo is available at: http://www.ogo.com.