Free press releases distribution network?

More news: Software
Agency / Source: Rovi Corporation

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!



Rovi Upgrades Cox to a Newer Version of Passport Guide and the ShowRunner VOD Application - Cable System Roll Out Complete on Motorola Platform – Conversion to Passport Guide and ShowRunner Planned for Cisco Platform in 2010
Rovi Upgrades Cox to a Newer Version of Passport Guide and the ShowRunner VOD Application

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Santa Clara, CA, United States, 2010/04/28 - Cable System Roll Out Complete on Motorola Platform – Conversion to Passport Guide and ShowRunner Planned for Cisco Platform in 2010. NASDAQ: ROVI

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Software Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Rovi Corporation (NASDAQ: ROVI) today announced that Cox Communications has completed deployment of Rovi’s video on demand (VOD) application, ShowRunner, in the company’s Motorola systems. As a result of the conversion, combined with additional marketing and promotion of On DEMAND from Cox at time of launch, the company has seen an increase in VOD usage of approximately 20 percent.
ShowRunner’s advanced navigation path and other features make it easier for subscribers to access and navigate VOD content. Cox is planning additional roll-outs of ShowRunner throughout 2010 with a conversion to the Passport Guide for cable systems on the Cisco platform.
“Rovi’s ShowRunner has helped us improve the presentation of On DEMAND to our subscribers,” said Steve Necessary, Vice President, Video Product Development at Cox. “As a result we’re pleased to see consumers are accessing and viewing more on demand content and discovering programming they otherwise wouldn’t know was available to them as part of their Cox Advanced TV subscription.”

The expansive hours of VOD content offered by cable is a key differentiator that enables digital cable subscribers to enjoy television on their schedule. With the ShowRunner for Passport Guide, cable operators can deliver an improved on demand experience to their customers and drive the purchase and consumption of additional content. To further enhance the VOD experience, Rovi plans to launch several new applications for ShowRunner in 2010 - integrated VOD search, start and stop an on-demand program in one room and re-start it in another and remote selection of VOD content for viewing at a later time.

“The availability of more digital content is escalating the competition for consumers’ attention in front of the TV screen. Service providers have a breadth of on demand content to offer their subscribers, but helping consumers find this content can be challenging,” said Bob Shallow, SVP of worldwide sales for service providers at Rovi Corporation. “Rovi Passport Guide’s advanced capabilities paired with ShowRunner elegantly showcases Cox Advanced TV and On DEMAND from Cox.”

Rovi Passport Guide is a leading guidance solution offering service providers advanced capabilities for search, DVR and on demand. Its many applications provide service providers with a unique set of capabilities from caller ID and ShowRunner VOD to iSubscribe, an impulse subscription application that enables a viewer to order service packages instantly with their remotes.

About Rovi Corporation
Rovi Corporation is focused on revolutionizing the digital entertainment landscape by delivering solutions that enable consumers to intuitively connect to new entertainment from many sources and locations. The company also provides extensive entertainment discovery solutions for television, movies, music and photos to its customers in the consumer electronics, cable and satellite, entertainment and online distribution markets. These solutions, complemented by industry leading entertainment data, create the connections between people and technology, and enable them to discover and manage entertainment in an enjoyable form.

Rovi holds over 4,400 issued or pending patents and patent applications worldwide and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, with numerous offices across the United States and around the world including Japan, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, and the United Kingdom.

Forward Looking Statements
All statements contained herein that are not statements of historical fact, including statements that use the words "will" or "is expected to," or similar words that describe the Company's or its management's future plans, objectives, or goals, are "forward-looking statements" and are made pursuant to the Safe-Harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause the actual results of the Company to be materially different from the historical results and/or from any future results or outcomes expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such factors are further addressed in the Company's most recent annual report on Form 10-K for the period ended December 31, 2009 and such other documents as are filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission from time to time (sec.gov). The Company assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements in order to reflect events or circumstances that may arise after the date of this release, except as required by law.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Software Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Agency / Source: Rovi Corporation

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
Software Warnings - IMPORTANT:
Always be aware/cautious about what you download on your computer/mobile! PURCHASE SOFTWARE related keywords / Banner Ads. Click HERE for details!
.

 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Software articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Rovi Upgrades Cox to a Newer Version of Passport Guide and the ShowRunner VOD Application

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
 
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
|
Contact: Linda Quach - Rovicorp.com 
408-562-8504 linda.quach[.]rovicorp.com
 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Rovi Corporation securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Software via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!




Read Latest Press Releases From Rovi Corporation / Company Profile


Read Software Most Recent Related Press Releases:

PROS Announces Plans to Showcase Revenue Management, Dynamic Pricing, eCommerce Solutions at IATA World Passenger Symposium
Bomgar Launches Most Secure iOS Screen Sharing for Support Professionals
Noble SmartAccept® Receives 2017 Contact Center Technology Award
Infinera Auto-Lambda Radically Simplifies Distributed Access Architecture for Cable Networks
Ribeiro Selects Oracle Retail to Anticipate Demand and Gain More Omnichannel Agility
Splunk Acquires SignalSense
NAKIVO Announces Q3 2017 Results and Revenue Growth of 84%
IBM and Dream Payments Expand Payment Services on the Cloud to U.S. Financial Institutions
Oracle Financial Services Transaction Filtering Now Available
OneLogin Announces Real-Time Offboarding for Workday to Mitigate Risk of Company Data Theft

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
 
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...



PREMIUM Members


Visit  BizJobs.com

Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona

Visit  RightITnow Ltd







 
  ©2017 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today