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BluFocus Approved as Official AACS2 Authorized Certification Entity
BluFocus will conduct AACS2 product compliance testing on Ultra HD Blu-ray™ players
Los Angeles, CA — January 25, 2016 — BluFocus Inc., an advanced testing and certification company for the entertainment industry, announced today it has been approved as an AACS2 Authorized Certification Entity (ACE) for performing AACS2 compliance testing on Ultra HD Blu-ray™ players.
The AACS2 specification provides the ability for consumers to enjoy exciting, new, flexible entertainment experiences while continuing to provide the traditional, straightforward playback mode, for the new Ultra HD Blu-ray™ format. Additionally, AACS2 is designed to create unprecedented portability and security for entertainment content. BluFocus’ role will be to conduct compliance testing on AACS2 Licensed Products such as Ultra HD Blu-ray™ players to ensure that they satisfy the Compliance Rule requirements.
“We have been an AACS ACE since 2014. With the introduction of the new Ultra HD Blu-ray™ format and AACS2, it was a natural progression for us to become an AACS2 ACE as we’ve been be involved with AACS during the development of the AACS2 compliance program,” said Juan Reyes, CTO of BluFocus.
“AACS LA, LLC is pleased to welcome BluFocus to the group of companies that are working to deliver the amazing experience of Ultra HD Blu-ray™ to consumers, said Don Leake, Co-manager of AACS LA, LLC. Product compliance and product compliance testing is vitally important to interoperability of Blu-ray™ devices so that consumers can play their discs on different Blu-ray™ devices. ACE’s play a key role in maintaining this interoperability. BluFocus’ track record in this area is well known and speaks for itself”.
BluFocus Inc. is a leading testing, certification and advisory service specialist for the home entertainment industry. BluFocus tests and qualifies entertainment content, technologies, devices, apps and software within the physical, digital and broadcast distribution areas. For more information, go to http://www.blufocus.com or call +1.818.294.7605.