On Demand Group boots up PPV in Germany
SeaChange International's On Demand Group (ODG) division has launched CineExpress, a pay-per-view content service and has netted Kabel Deutschland (KDG) as the service's first MSO customer.
KDG is offering CineExpress under its "Select KINO" brand, selling titles for about 3 Euros each (approx. US$3.83) from studio partners such as Universal, Paramount, Dreamworks, Prokino and TMG.
KDG, the largest cable MSO in Germany, passes about 10 million homes.