TITLE

HD VOD takes center stage in on-demand world

AUTHOR(S)
Robuck, Mike
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
CED;Mar2008, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the increasing demand of high-definition (HD) video-on-demand (VOD) services in the U.S. HD VOD is the spearhead of Comcast's VOD strategy, where it plans to offer more than 1,000 HD movies, television (TV) shows and other viewing choices by the end of 2008. Time Warner also plans to add such technology due to its increasing competitors. Moreover, VOD servers can store up to 1,500 streams compared to the 500 software development (SD) streams that their predecessors stored. INSET: Verizon ramps up HD VOD.
ACCESSION #
31123088

 

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