Content Protection Options By Device

Technology options vary by type of target device, network, streaming protocol, and other factors.

Options Per Device

The following table can help you decide which DRM system to use with your Ooyala deployment. The table shows what content protection offerings are supported by device.

  Desktop PC/Mac HTML5 Android App Mobile/Tablet iOS App Mobile/Tablet Chromecast XBOX Roku Apple TV (tvOS)
Stream HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) and DASH MPEG-DASH HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) Smooth Streams Smooth Streams Smooth Streams HTTP Live Streaming (HLS)
DRM Widevine Modular and PlayReady (DASH), Apple FairPlay (HLS) Widevine Modular Apple FairPlay Microsoft PlayReady Microsoft PlayReady Microsoft PlayReady Apple FairPlay
DRM Player Ooyala HTML5 Player Ooyala Android SDK Ooyala iOS SDK Ooyala HTML5 Player Custom (non-Ooyala) Custom (non-Ooyala) Ooyala iOS SDK
Encrypted Stream encrypted HLS / AES-128 encrypted HLS / AES-128 encrypted HLS / AES-128 encrypted HLS / AES-128 N/A N/A encrypted HLS / AES-128
Encrypted Stream Player Ooyala HTML5 Player Ooyala Android SDK and HTML5 Player Ooyala Android SDK and HTML5 Player Ooyala HTML5 Player N/A N/A Ooyala iOS SDK

Supported Browsers Using Multi-DRM on Ooyala Player V4

Browser Supports
Google Chrome version 51 or later on Windows 8 or later and Mac OS X 10.11 or later Widevine DASH
Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 PlayReady DASH
Mozilla Firefox version 48 or later on Mac OS X 10.11 or later
Note: Supported on stable, official release builds from Mozilla. Non-Mozilla builds are not supported.
Widevine DASH
Safari 9.x on Mac OS X 10.10 or later FairPlay HLS

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