TITLE

TOO DEMANDING

AUTHOR(S)
Donohue, Steve; Umstead, R. Thomas; Baumgartner, Jeff
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;8/1/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 31, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the efforts of multi-system operators (MSO) and cable networks to generate advantages from video-on-demand (VOD) technology. Topics discussed Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing summit in 2005; Comments from Scott Ferris of Atlas On Demand on ad revenue; Actions that must be taken by MSO and cable networks to make VOD technology work for the sake of programmers.
ACCESSION #
17788440

 

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