OpenTV proprietor sues Netflix over patent infringement
OpenTV is not a reputation on the information of most shoppers tongues. Neither is Kudelski SA, the corporate behind the video middleware platform, mostly discovered on cable set prime packing containers. However model recognition might improve now that the agency is taking streaming video big Netflix to courtroom. At situation are a set of patents associated to content material supply and DRM which Kudelski says Netflix has refused to license from it. The corporate now feels its solely plan of action is to take Reed Hastings and his crew to the mat within the U.S. District Courtroom for the District of Delaware. In contrast to another markets we will consider, the streaming video area hasn’t but devolved into fixed patent battles. However as extra corporations enter the fray, like Walmart and Amazon, there’s an opportunity we’ll see the variety of courtroom brawls explode.