VOD Vendors Reach Out and Get Personal

Iler, David
May 2000
Multichannel News;05/22/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 21, p53
Reports that supporting time-shifted programming is beginning to show up on the future service lists of video-on-demand vendors in the United States. Development that capitalizes on the storage and video-streaming capabilities offered by video-on-demand providers; Technical and legal challenges from supporting time-shifted programming.


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