Vendors, Content Firms Perchance May Stream

Baumgartner, Jeff
January 2001
Multichannel News;01/01/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p23
Focuses on offerings of cable operators and equipment and content vendors in the Streaming Media West show in San Jose, California. Estimated number of Web users who tapped into streamed content by the end of November 2000; Total investment received by Aerocast.com Inc. from Motorola Inc. and Liberty Satellite LLC; Aerocast's role of building a bridge between content and service providers.


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