Connecting Digital Content to Consumers™
Widevine provides digital media solutions for the delivery of digital entertainment to any device. Hundreds of service providers use Widevine’s multiplatform DRM and video optimization solutions for securing high quality video and audio. Today, millions of consumers enjoy digital entertainment secured and optimized by Widevine on retail consumer electronics devices and legacy STBs from all major consumer brands.
Brian Baker founded Widevine in 1999 to connect digital content to consumers. During his tenure as CEO, Widevine grew to become a global provider of video optimization and multiplatform content protection for telecom, cable, satellite and Internet video services. In December 2010, Google acquired Widevine (read Google’s blog post here). Widevine will continue to support its current customer base while enhancing both Google products and its own.