DISH Network L.L.C., the U.S. leader in international programming, and NeuLion, Inc. (TSX:NLN), an end-to-end IPTV service provider of live and on-demand international, sports and variety programming delivered via broadband, today announced a multi-year partnership to distribute certain DISH Network international channels using NeuLion’s IPTV service.
The partnership with NeuLion enhances DISH Network’s international programming offering by providing consumers without access to satellite TV the ability to enjoy select DISH Network international channels through IPTV.
As a leader in the IPTV space, NeuLion provides an end-to-end, multi-platform service, allowing the delivery of live and on-demand content to the TV, PC and Mobile devices – offering a universal platform that connects viewers globally.
Components of the service include: encoding, personalization, delivery, registration, monetization, support and reporting tools.
DISH Network offers the most international programming in the nation, with more than 180 international channels in more than 28 languages.
The company plans to launch the new IPTV service in early 2010.