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Adobe Pass and TV Everywhere Live From The Emmys

Adobe accepted an Emmy Engi­neer­ing Plaque for its Adobe Pass TV Every­where tech­nol­ogy tonight at the 64th Prime­time Emmy Engi­neer­ing Awards in LA. This award rec­og­nizes Adobe’s out­stand­ing engi­neer­ing achieve­ments in the advance­ment of TV Every­where across the indus­try.

Adobe's Joel Huff and Todd Greenbaum celebrate at the Emmy Awards with Mike Wise from Turner Broadcasting.

Adobe’s Joel Huff and Todd Green­baum cel­e­brate at the Emmy Awards with Mike Wise from Turner Broad­cast­ing.

In addi­tion to this win, we are excited to announce that Starz, Encore and Movieplex are the lat­est part­ners to use Adobe Pass. More than 25 top TV pro­gram­mers now deliver pay-TV con­tent through 45 sites and apps across con­nected devices using Adobe’s authen­ti­ca­tion ser­vice. Check out the video below, which was shown at the award cer­e­mony tonight. Thanks to our friends at Turner and CNN, for show­ing your sup­port!


Adobe Pass Earns Primetime Emmy Engineering Award

We’re thrilled to announce that Adobe Pass, Adobe’s TV Every­where solu­tion, will be hon­ored by The Acad­emy of Tele­vi­sion Arts & Sci­ences and pre­sented with an Emmy Engi­neer­ing Plaque, a recog­ni­tion for out­stand­ing engi­neer­ing achieve­ments for emerg­ing tech­nolo­gies, at the 64th Prime­time Emmy Engi­neer­ing Awards on Octo­ber 24th. The Acad­emy is rec­og­niz­ing Adobe for its con­tri­bu­tion to drive TV Every­where adop­tion across the indus­try.

Adobe Pass, a key com­po­nent of Adobe’s Project Prime­time, has become the indus­try leader in TV Every­where tech­nol­ogy in less than two years and is now sup­ported by more than 150 US oper­a­tors as they deliver hun­dreds of mil­lions of authen­ti­cated streams for major live events such as The Olympic Games, March Mad­ness, Euro Soc­cer Cup, NBA Play­offs and live news cov­er­age via mobile apps from pro­gram­mers like CNN. Lead­ing media com­pa­nies includ­ing Via­com, NBCU, Fox, Dis­ney, ESPN, Car­toon Net­work and Scripps Net­works depend on Adobe Pass for viewer authen­ti­ca­tion across more than 40 live sites and apps across desk­tops and mobile devices today.

Approx­i­mately 98 per­cent of pay TV house­holds in the U.S. are now able to view TV con­tent via the Adobe Pass authen­ti­ca­tion ser­vice and con­sumers are push­ing TV Every­where adop­tion to an all-time high. Given the track we are on, we expect every major TV show to be avail­able via a TV Every­where app within the next two years. Thanks to all our part­ners who helped make Adobe Pass a great suc­cess and a key dri­ver for the trans­for­ma­tion of the TV indus­try as we know it today!

Adobe Pass Drives Mainstream Adoption of TV Everywhere

Adobe Pass, a key com­po­nent of Adobe’s Project Prime­time, has quickly estab­lished itself as the indus­try leader in TV Every­where ser­vices. Used by NBC Olympics to enable live streams, Adobe Pass is now inte­grated with more than 150 pay TV providers and sup­ports over 40 sites and mobile apps from 25 major net­works includ­ing Fox, ESPN, CNN Con­tinue read­ing...

Game Time for Pac-12 Network Across Devices with Adobe Pass

TV Every­where brings the promise of your favorite con­tent to the con­ve­nience of any device. Adobe Pass is proud to be help­ing the indus­try enable TV Every­where strate­gies. Recently, the Pac-12 Net­work offi­cially launched with a plethora of new and clas­sic pro­gram­ing just in time to get stu­dents, alumni and fans excited for the upcom­ing fall sports sea­son. The new net­work will broad­cast 35 foot­ball games, 135+ bas­ket­ball games and more than 850 total live events through­out the year. And with the help of Adobe Pass, Adobe’s authen­ti­ca­tion tech­nol­ogy and a key com­po­nent of Project Prime­time, sports fans will be able to watch all the action not only on TV but also online and across devices. Adobe Pass val­i­dates a user’s pay TV cre­den­tials seam­lessly and securely so fans can get to their favorite action with min­i­mal has­sle.

In addi­tion to pow­er­ing the TV Every­where expe­ri­ence for top pro­gram­mers such as Dis­ney, CNN, Fox and MTV, Adobe Pass has now estab­lished itself as the leader for live sports. This year alone, Pass has pow­ered the authen­ti­ca­tion for March Mad­ness, the UEFA Euro 2012, NBA play­off games, and most recently, the 2012 Olympics in the US and Europe. Addi­tion­ally, this Fall, pay TV sub­scribers who are authen­ti­cated via Pass will be able to watch live col­lege sports online not only from the Pac-12 Net­work but also the Big Ten Net­work and the var­i­ous Watch ESPN sites and apps. Other sports net­works will also be launch­ing their Pass enabled expe­ri­ence in the lat­ter half of 2012, so stay tuned for more details.

Sports pro­gram­mers have turned to Pass not only for the quick time to mar­ket (Pass sup­ports over 150 pay TV oper­a­tors and pro­vides SDKs for Web, iOS, Android and XBOX) but also for the supe­rior user expe­ri­ence where a sin­gle login gets users access to enti­tled con­tent across any Pass enabled event, even from dif­fer­ent pro­gram­mer sites or apps. Thanks to Pass and the over­all TV Every­where indus­try move­ment, true TV expe­ri­ences across devices is now a real­ity.