Pirates are Primed to Compete in the Streaming Wars (Irdeto Perspective)


If you ask OTT providers who their top competitors are, their likely response is to name their biggest market rivals. But what about the pirates? Today’s pirate websites and services have user-friendly, sleek interfaces with vast media libraries that span the spectrum of rights holders. They are searchable by title, genre, country, language, sporting event, and offer free access or low-cost subscriptions to thousands of movies, television series, live channel broadcasts and premium sporting events from around the world.