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SAT>IP Alliance is made up of satellite operators and manufacturers and aims to accelerate the adoption of SAT>IP technology in the satellite industry and through to the consumer market. It promotes the use of the SAT>IP communications protocol, supports integration of CAS-to-DRM technology for distributing pay-TV services over in-home IP networks and facilitates product certifications.
The SAT>IP standard, published as European standard CENELEC EN 50585 in 2014, converts satellite signals into Internet Protocol (IP) using a small server connected to the home IP router. This enables high-quality satellite programs to be received on any IP-capable device at home, including smartphones, tablets and laptops. Supported by more than 40 hardware and software companies, SAT>IP counts has more than 75 different compliant products.