Buckeye CableSystem (http://www.buckeyecablesystem.com) of Ohio has selected TVN Entertainment Corp. (http://www.tvn.com) as its exclusive provider of video-on-demand programming.
Buckeye expects to roll out VOD in January, initially offering a library of new release movies, kids programs and adult titles. The operator will later add subscription-VOD content from HBO, Showtime and Starz!
"TVN will also play a major role in helping us to offer local and regional VOD content by providing encoding and asset management," said W.H. "Chip" Carstensen, Buckeye's president and general manager.
Buckeye provides cable services to about 135,000 subscribers in Toledo and 25 of its contiguous suburbs and adjacent townships.