TVN rolls out interactive VOD tool

March 2008
CED;Mar2008, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p8
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the launching of an interactive tool by TVN Entertainment in the U.S. The new tool will allow programmers to update video-on-demand (VOD) metadata asset distribution to VOD servers. The tool, which was called iPRI, will give content owners the ability to make real-time changes without workflow interruption or cost to re-pitch.


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