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Delivering 100,000 DRM Licences Per Second with Unmatched Efficiency

In the rapidly evolving world of digital content distribution, protecting intellectual property and ensuring seamless user experiences are paramount. PallyCon, a leading provider of multi-DRM (Digital Rights Management) and forensic watermarking solutions, has achieved a significant milestone by delivering  100,000 DRM licences per second as a new normal in the content protection domain.

The Need for High-Performance DRM Solutions

With the exponential growth of video-on-demand (VOD) services and Live sports events, especially post the COVID-19 pandemic, the demand for high-quality, secure content delivery has skyrocketed. Content creators and distributors face the dual challenge of protecting their intellectual property from piracy while ensuring that users have uninterrupted access to their services. Traditional DRM solutions often fall short when dealing with high traffic volumes, leading to delays and compromised security.

PallyCon’s Multi-DRM Service

PallyCon addresses these challenges with its robust multi-DRM service, which supports various DRM technologies, including Microsoft PlayReady, Google Widevine, and Apple FairPlay Streaming. This comprehensive approach ensures that content can be securely delivered across multiple platforms and devices, including mobile phones, tablets, laptops, and desktops.

Key Features:
  1. Cloud-Based SaaS Built on AWS: PallyCon’s DRM service is built on Amazon Web Services (AWS), leveraging the cloud’s scalability and reliability. This infrastructure allows PallyCon to handle massive traffic spikes without compromising performance or security

  2. High Scalability and Performance: By using a multi-region service architecture, PallyCon ensures high performance and reliability for global content distribution. The system is designed to handle sudden increases in traffic, making it ideal for live events and popular content releases.

  3. Concurrent Stream Limiting: To deter credential sharing, PallyCon’s DRM service includes features like concurrent stream limiting, which identifies and limits simultaneous streams per user account .

  4. Forensic Watermarking Integration: The DRM service is pre-integrated with forensic watermarking, providing an additional layer of security to track and prevent unauthorized content distribution.

How PallyCon Achieved delivering 100,000 DRM Licenses Per Second as a new normal

Achieving the capability to deliver 100,000 DRM licenses per second with efficiency required a combination of advanced technologies and strategic optimizations:

  1. Efficient License Management: PallyCon’s DRM platform manages the issuance of licenses through a cloud-based license server. This server is capable of processing a large number of requests simultaneously, ensuring quick and reliable license delivery

  2. Optimized Cloud Infrastructure: By leveraging AWS’s scalable infrastructure, PallyCon can dynamically allocate resources to handle peak traffic times, ensuring that license requests are processed without delay

  3. Flexible Single Tenant System: Our architecture is designed to provide dedicated resources and enhanced security through a single tenant system, ensuring optimal performance and reliability for each client.

  4. Innovative TPS-Based Pricing Model: We offer a transaction-per-second (TPS) based billing model, providing a cost-effective solution that scales with your usage. This approach ensures you only pay for what you use, offering significant savings compared to traditional flat-rate pricing

Benefits for Content Providers

For content providers, PallyCon’s high-performance DRM service translates into several key benefits:

  1. Enhanced Security: With multi-DRM and forensic watermarking, content is protected against piracy and unauthorized distribution.

  2. Scalability: The ability to handle 100000 license requests per second ensures that even during high-demand periods, users can access content without delays.

  3. Global Reach: The multi-region service architecture supports global content distribution, making it easier for providers to reach a wider audience.

  4. User Experience: By preventing interruptions and maintaining high performance, PallyCon ensures a seamless viewing experience for end-users.


Delivering 100,000 DRM licenses per second marks a significant advancement in digital rights management technology and setting this as a new normal with efficiency requires a lot of robust and agile technology . This capability not only enhances content security but also ensures that content providers can meet the growing demands of their audiences with confidence. As the digital landscape continues to evolve, PallyCon remains at the forefront, delivering innovative solutions that protect and enhance the value of digital contents