Montreal, Canada, December 24, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Stingray Digital, a Montreal-based provider of music services to multi-channel operators, announced today the launch of its Galaxie Digital Music TV Service in Turks and Caicos with the operator WIV Cable TV.
“We are very proud to further expand the geographical reach of the Galaxie service,” said Eric Boyko, President of Stingray Digital.“Galaxie is already widely distributed to over 10 million homes in North America now this great service will be available to customers in the Turks and Caicos from WIV Cable TV,” he added.
Launched over 13 years ago, the Galaxie Digital music service includes 50 commercial-free music channels with music of all genres. The Galaxie service is evolving to meet the changing needs of its customers with innovative new applications being developed like a broadband player and mobile applications.
“We are very impressed with the quality of the Galaxie programming, and with the on-screen look of the Galaxie channels,” added Nigel Wardle, Managing Director of WIV Cable TV. “We are certain that our television service customers will appreciate this innovative and practical music service,” he concluded.
Galaxie is being delivered to WIV Cable TV as the exclusive music service on the Avail-TVN platform, and can be received by cable and IPTV operators using common satellite receiving equipment.
About Stingray Digital Group
Stingray Digital is a leader in interactive music distribution. Our properties include:
• The KARAOKE Channel, the world’s largest licensed karaoke library and karaoke service on TV and Internet,
• Galaxie, the leading digital music service on TV in Canada and in the US,
• Stingray360, a leader in sensorial marketing solutions for businesses,
• Stingray Music, music licensing for film, television, advertising and other uses,
• Concert TV, a VOD service distributed to 30 million homes in the US and soon in Canada.
Stingray Digital is financially backed by Telesystem and Novacap and headquartered in Montreal. Stingray Digital has 135 employees in offices across Canada and additional offices in Charlotte, North Carolina and Budapest. For more information, visit www.stingraydigital.com.
Avail-TVN is the largest digital media services company in North America. Working with every major studio and television network, the company offers a full content line-up of MPEG-4 encoded live programming as well as video on demand content in MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 to multichannel video providers throughout the US, Canada, the Caribbean and Mexico. The Avail-TVN platform is an open, advanced technology, offering the most comprehensive, end-to-end solution for licensing, managing, distributing and marketing linear and on-demand content to virtually any platform today and is extensible to support the new services of tomorrow. For more information, please visit www.avail-tvn.com.
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