SOURCE: TVN Entertainment

March 03, 2008 08:00 ET

Programmers Turn to TVN Entertainment for Interactive VOD Services

World's Largest On-Demand Company Reaches Agreement With Three Programmers to Provide Comprehensive On-Demand Services

BURBANK, CA--(Marketwire - March 3, 2008) - TVN Entertainment Corp., the world's largest television on demand company, today announced that it has reached multi-year agreements with three programmers -- Gospel Music Channel, ExpoTV, and The Sportsman Channel -- for a comprehensive range of video on-demand (VOD) services.

TVN will provide a complete ensemble of on-demand services including encoding, distribution, marketing support, and asset management via the Emmy-nominated system, ADONISS 2. In addition, these agreements include an expanded set of interactive services including iPRI, TVN's advanced asset management tool specifically designed to allow content owners to make real-time changes to metadata, and TVNow, TVN's fast turn around service that converts linear programming into on-demand content within hours of the event.

"TVN is making VOD a more dynamic and interactive platform," said Charles Humbard, founder and president, Gospel Music Channel. "iPRI and TVNow provide the control, visibility, and flexibility to respond to marketplace requirements and consumer feedback. We are active programmers in VOD thanks to TVN."

"These partners represent the kind of programmers who are adept at serving their target audiences," said Jim Riley, executive vice president of TVN Entertainment. "They are leveraging VOD to build their brands in television and utilizing iPRI and TVNow to super-serve their viewers."

About TVN Entertainment Corporation

TVN Entertainment Corporation, the leading television on-demand company, works with every major studio, network, and telecommunications video provider in North America. TVN is the preferred provider of original on-demand programs and networks. TVN supports an open, advanced technology platform, and offers the most comprehensive, end-to-end solution for licensing, managing, distributing and marketing on-demand content to virtually any platform. For more information about TVN's products and services, please visit www.TVN.com.

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