MOUNT LAUREL, NJ--(Marketwire - Feb 27, 2013) - TelVue® Corporation (PINKSHEETS: TEVE), the innovation leader in Television and Internet Broadcasting for communities, cable operators, and media companies, today launched The Rutgers Channel on Roku®, the most popular Internet-powered TV set top box on the market today.
The Rutgers University Television Network (RU-tv) is now broadcasting "The Rutgers Channel," comprised of locally-originated university programming, to millions of Roku viewers around the world. "Finally we can offer the RU-tv viewing experience to students who live off-campus," says Brent Smith, RU-tv's Assistant Director for Broadcast Operations. "Plus anyone with a Rutgers connection who has moved away, like our alumni."
RU-tv's dedicated Roku channel, as well as its online video player for laptops and mobile devices like the Apple® iPad®, is powered by the TelVue® CloudCast™ service, which delivers streaming video to multiple viewing devices.
"We are pleased that Rutgers University chose TelVue to expand the distribution of its original video programming to now include Roku for large TV screen viewing," said Paul Andrews, TelVue's SVP of Sales and Marketing. "We are always glad to help institutions of higher education contribute their intellectual content to the community at large."
TelVue® CloudCast™ streams live, linear and video-on-demand programs to a multitude of Internet-connected devices such as large-screen TVs, laptops, tablets and mobile phones.
About TelVue Corporation
TelVue® Corporation is a broadcast technology innovator and leader that helps video broadcasters automate their channels, expand their audiences across multiple screens, and broaden their ability to monetize their content. TelVue's professional quality broadcast equipment and cloud video services include all-in-one digital broadcast servers, ad servers, live and VOD Internet streaming, multi-user contribution and transcoding, hosted broadcast, broadcast program sharing, and web-based digital signage. TelVue® serves the local origination and leased access needs for 8 of the top 10 Cable and Telco MSOs, powers over 1,500 hyperlocal and PEG channels, powers Over-The-Top and Subscription Internet channels on the most popular OTT boxes and gaming consoles, and delivers local and specialty programming to millions of college students, hundreds of hospitals, and to over 30 Million households. For more information about TelVue®, please visit http://www.TelVue.com