SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., Sept. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Avail-TVN, the leading global provider of advanced video services, today announced that it will provide content for the Google Fiber broadband TV service. Launched in July 2012 in Kansas City, Google Fiber offers connection speeds 100 times faster than traditional broadband and delivers both Internet and TV into the home. Avail-TVN will provide a range of content – including studio, broadcast and cable content – for the new service.
Google Fiber's television service will provide access to live and on-demand content across multiple devices. Avail-TVN will make available a wide range of digital licensing and enabling technologies in support of the state-of-the-art platform being deployed by Google Fiber. Avail-TVN will provide studio, cable and broadcast network content in a range of formats to support Google Fiber's multichannel video service.
"Google Fiber represents an evolution in the digital video market, and we are pleased to support them as they roll out enhanced services to consumers," said Jim Riley, chief revenue officer, Avail-TVN. "Google Fiber takes full advantage of the advanced digital video services that Avail-TVN has pioneered in support of the high value content that consumers want, on the devices they use the most."
About Google Fiber
Google Fiber is offering a Gigabit Internet connection that is 100 times faster than today's average broadband, and a TV service which delivers a new, user-focused television experience. Both of these services are available at a competitive price in Kansas City, KS and Kansas City, MO.
Avail-TVN is the largest global provider of digital video services. 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 http://www.avail-tvn.com.