VOD Shares PPV Burdens But Bears More Promise

Umstead, R. Thomas
August 2005
Multichannel News;8/29/2005 25th Anniversary, Vol. 26 Issue 36, p24
Claims that video-on-demand (VOD) is a more viable business platform than the pay-per-view approach in the U.S. Features of the direct-broadcast satellite services; Estimated revenue by cable operators from VOD purchases from 2003 to 2014; Opinion of several programmers on the viability of a VOD business model.


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