January 24, 2012 09:00 ET

Bermuda CableVision Moves to Avail-TVN for VOD Services

Avail-TVN to Provide Full Suite of VOD Services to Subscribers in Bermuda

RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - Jan 24, 2012) - Avail-TVN, the leading independent digital media services company in North America, today announced that Bermuda CableVision has become the latest CALA-based service provider to move its video on demand (VOD) service to Avail-TVN. Bermuda CableVision is the island's largest provider of digital cable TV and is the only supplier of high-definition TV in Bermuda. As of December 1, 2011, Avail-TVN is delivering VOD content in HD/SD and 3D from studios, networks and specialty content providers, making it available to Bermuda CableVision's digital subscribers.

"Bermuda CableVision has distinguished itself by offering high quality digital television supported by our advanced, island-wide network," said Terry Roberson, General Manager, Bermuda CableVision. "By working with Avail-TVN, we can offer our subscribers the premium content and advanced services that give us a competitive edge in a growing market."

Avail-TVN works with service providers in the U.S. and internationally to help them access and distribute new release and library titles from major Hollywood studios in multiple formats including 3D, HD and across multiple devices. With a decade-long history of protecting and distributing premium content, Avail-TVN is uniquely positioned to enable service providers to increase the amount and quality of content available to subscribers. For service providers launching TV Everywhere initiatives, Avail-TVN's Adaptive Bitrate (ABR) offering allows service providers the ability to deliver the best picture quality based on the user's bandwidth and device capability. Avail-TVN's presence in the Caribbean and Latin America has been growing over the past year, currently reaching digitally-enabled households in more than 20 markets.

"Service providers turn to Avail-TVN for innovative solutions, the highest quality content and unparalleled support," said Jim Riley, chief revenue officer, Avail-TVN. "Years of working successfully with top studios, broadcast and cable network partners has given Avail-TVN the access and expertise required to offer new and premium content to our service provider customers. We are thrilled to be working with Bermuda CableVision as they expand their VOD service."

About Bermuda CableVision
Bermuda CableVision is the island's leading provider of digital cable TV, including today's top-rated and most in-demand networks, along with high-speed, reliable broadband services. The company is the only supplier of high-definition TV in Bermuda. Its HD tier line-up now includes over 25 channels of theatre quality pictures and surround sound. Bermuda CableVision's advanced, island-wide fibre-based network is designed to meet evolving customer needs well into the future.

About Avail-TVN
Avail-TVN is the largest independent provider of digital video services in North America. Working with both service providers and content owners, Avail-TVN is focused on providing its global customer base solutions that simplify content management and distribution, and enable the monetization of content. The company applies its managed service approach, powered by proprietary technology, to the areas of video-on-demand, linear content delivery, TV Everywhere, advanced advertising and data services. For more information, please visit