New York – October 2, 2007 – Time Warner Cable Business Class, a leading provider of data and video solutions for business, today announced the commercial availability of BusinessLink.tv, an IPTV service that delivers real-time, high-speed broadcast TV video service directly to the computers of its business customers in select New York and New Jersey markets.
“We are excited about being able to deliver this leading-edge technology that enables our customers to leverage their existing IP networks, to receive critical TV programming in real-time directly from their PCs”, said Bhupender Kaul, Vice President, Commercial Services, Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey. “The service is reliable, secure and provides up-to-the-minute live news without hampering the existing IT infrastructure.”
The BusinessLink.tv service delivers high-quality news and information video programming to clients via cable modem across their enterprise LAN over IP multicast connectivity. This software-based solution runs on existing off-the-shelf hardware and standard operating systems, with minimum network resource utilization and a combined audio and video stream to ensure perfect synchronization. BusinessLink.tv complements additional commercial products and services already provided by Time Warner Cable Business Class, such as Video On Demand.
The television networks included in the BusinessLink.tv New York City offering are: NY1 News, CNN, CNN Headline News, CNN International, CNBC, CNBC World, Bloomberg TV, Fox News, Fox Business News, and The Weather Channel. This 10-channel IPTV delivery service requires a 4Mbps core LAN bandwidth capacity.
Bhupender Kaul will be discussing the state of IPTV service in general and this new BusinessLink.tv IPTV service from Time Warner Cable at the Wall Street Technology Association event entitled: “Leading Edge Technology” from 1:30pm - 1:45pm on Wednesday, October 3rd at the Warwick Hotel in New York City. For more information on Time Warner Cable’s Business Class services or to receive a free 30-day trial of BusinessLink.tv, call (212) 598-1750, e-mail email@example.com or visit us online at www.twcbc.com/nyc to contact a Time Warner Cable sales representative.
About Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey
Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey serves over 1.4 million customers in four NYC boroughs (Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island and western Brooklyn), Mt. Vernon, Hudson Valley (Orange, Sullivan, Ulster Counties and parts of Dutchess, Greene and Delaware Counties) and Bergen and Hudson Counties, New Jersey.
Time Warner Cable Business Class has served the New York market for over 25 years, and delivers one of the most technologically advanced and best-clustered cable systems in the country. We serve over 42,000 commercial customers from a diverse range of industries including banking & financial services, healthcare, technology, hospitality, Government, etc. Leveraging its leadership in innovation, the highest quality customer care, and significant strategic partnerships, Time Warner Cable provides advanced services such as: Private Network Metro Ethernet Solutions, High-Speed Internet, Video-on-Demand, Cable TV, Disaster Recovery/Data Center Resiliency, Cellular