U.S. Video Services Company Tapped to Stream London Olympics Video in China

By on 07/23/2012 7:00 AM @beet_tv

PLAINVIEW, NY – NeuLion, the digital video services company based on Long Island, New York, with offices in Canada, China and the U.K. has been selected by China's main national broadcaster, CNTV, to stream over 5600 hours of live and on-demand video of the London 2012 Olympics.

This is the first time that HD quality, premium video has been widely streamed in China, says Chris Wagner, EVP and a co-founder of NeuLion, in this interview with Beet.TV  

Wagner speaks about areas of growth for the company which includes live sports and the implementation of "TV Everywhere" for content creators and network operators.

NeuLion was founded as a private comany in 2004 by executives of Computer Associates.  Computer Associates founder Charles Wang is chairman of the company.  Mr Wang is also owner of the NY Islanders professional hockey team.

We interviewed Wagner at the company's headquarters.

Andy Plesser

 

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