Monthly Archives: February 2009
Neptuny will be launching Contentwise 2.5 at IPTV World Forum in Olympia, London from 25th – 27th March 2009.
ContentWise 2.5 is the latest release of the real-time Content Recommendation engine specifically designed for Digital Media, that helps both IPTV providers and final users to make IPTV a successful experience.
Two exciting new features of ContentWise 2.5 [...]
the 2009 BIG EAST Women’s and Men’s Basketball Championships including more games
and more teams than in any previous year, the conference is announcing unprecedented
online coverage of the tournaments on www.BIGEAST.org,
powered by JumpTV.
The BIG EAST, in conjunction with its Digital Media Partner, JumpTV, will offer exclusive
free live video streams of the four first-round games of both the women’s championship
on Friday, March 6 and the men’s championship on Tuesday, March 10 through the conference’s
official streaming video platform, BIGEAST.tv.
This year will be the first in which BIG EAST Men’s Basketball Championship games
can be seen exclusively on the BIG EAST Web site. Exclusive online coverage of the
BIG EAST Women’s and Men’s Basketball Championships is sponsored by New York Life
The second round of the Women’s Championship will be televised on selected regional
stations and can also be seen live on BIGEAST.tv on March 7. The quarterfinals and
semifinals will be carried on ESPNU, with the championship game airing live on ESPN
The Men’s Championship’s second-round, quarterfinal, semifinal and final rounds will
be televised live on ESPN and can be seen online at ESPN360.com.
First-round games will not be televised for either tournament.
All 16 conference teams will play in the 2009 BIG EAST Championships. The Women’s
Championship takes place March 6-10 at XL Center in Hartford, Conn. The Men’s Championship
is March 10-14 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. First-round games will feature
the No. 9 seed against the No. 16 seed, the No. 12 seed against the No. 13 seed, the
No. 10 seed against the No. 15 seed, and the No. 11 seed against the No. 14 seed.
Tuesday’s winners will face the Nos. 5-8 seeds in the second round of the respective
tournaments. Those winners, in turn, will face the top four seeds in the quarterfinals.
In addition to the eight live women’s games and four men’s games, BIGEAST.tv will
feature the most complete and comprehensive video coverage of both the Men’s and Women’s
Basketball Championships. This year’s coverage will include exclusive behind-the-scenes
feature videos, highlights and press conferences from all 30 games of the men’s and
women’s tournaments. Users should visit the Women’s and Men’s Basketball Championship
Central pages on www.BIGEAST.org for complete coverage of both tournaments.
Online viewers also will be able to click to links on New York Life’s Web site to
contact an agent about their life insurance needs or learn about a career as New York
Life agent. New York Life agents will also be available on site at the BIG EAST Men’s
tournament on March 10 to provide product and career information in person.
Allstream selected 2Wire’s HomePortal
intelligent gateways to enable a major expansion of its IPTV services in Manitoba,
Canada. This expansion is part of MTS’s long-term broadband evolution strategy to
bring television, Internet, phone, and home security and automation together on one
MTS’s expansion effort has already started with a rollout in Portage la Prairie, Manitoba.
Additional rollouts in the cities of Winnipeg and Brandon are planned for 2009.
MTS is leveraging the 2Wire HomePortal 3800HGV, the world-wide market share leader
in VDSL2, IPTV gateways. The 3800HGV is a full TR-069 standard compliant intelligent
gateway, optimized for delivering advanced voice, data, and video services to the
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MTS Expands Canadian IPTV Services