Access Right Distribution Protocol (ARDP)

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This document describes a protocol using multicast to securely distribute IPTV management elements such as IPTV customer's access rights. The protocol typically runs on any piece of equipments to locally store owned customers IPTV service access right. This design provides access control at aggregation level.


Alexandre Cassen (

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