– Verimatrix and Widevine Technologies, two providers of digital rights
management (DRM) and anti-piracy technologies, announced on Wednesday that they
have settled a pending patent infringement lawsuit.
Widevine sued Verimatrix in
August 2007, alleging the company’s VCAS products infringed two of Widevine’s
patents, related to technology that encrypts content over a network.
terms of the settlement agreement, Widevine granted Verimatrix a license to the
two patents, while Verimatrix made no admission as to infringement of the