April 12, 2020

Nimble Streamer DRM with Widevine, FairPlay, Playready, EZDRM and VCAS

Softvelum team is glad to announce that Nimble Streamer now has full support for a number of Digital Rights Management (DRM) capabilities for live streaming.

The following encryption engines are supported to protect MPEG-DASH:
  • Google Widevine™
  • Microsoft Playready™
Also, Apple FairPlay is supported to protect Apple HLS streams.

The following key management servers are supported:
  • Widevine Cloud Service with key rotation
  • EZDRM™ key management support for Widevine, FairPlay and Playready
Also, previously supported Verimatrix™ VCAS key management for HLS protection is fully supported.

DRM configuration is performed via easy-to-use configuration file which allows defining per-application setting for all available DRM features.

Visit DRM feature page to learn more about DRM setting.

Watch this video tutorial showing EZDRM setup for live, DVR and VOD content protection.



Nimble DRM is part of Nimble Addenda premium package which requires a license accessible via monthly subscription. Addenda covers Nimble DRM and Nimble Advertizer capabilities.

Please read Nimble DRM spec and subscribe for a license to try it in action.

Related documentation


Nimble Streamer DRM, Nimble Addenda, Nimble Advertizer