recently signed agreements with Citadel Broadcasting Company and the Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation to stream 190+ stations and has signed partnerships with Akamai, Microsoft, Next Audit and Octiv.
This agreement is a significant milestone for CLBN
as it validates the company's streaming media ad insertion technology and brings committed ad dollars to CLBN
's broadcast partners," said CLBN
non-executive Chairman Leo Hindery Jr.
continues to build the world's largest Internet broadcast network through broadcasting partners and affiliates.
has officially chosen Microsoft Windows Media as its preferred digital media platform and will deploy the Windows Media Player across the entire CLBN
With Next Audit's ability to report audited numbers in real-time, CLBN
will be able to maximize its inventory.
As an early adopter of CLBN
's technology, Citadel will enjoy a first-to-market opportunity with CLBN
's unique live ad insertion program," said CLBN
President Grant Wynn.
The new media market is one ripe for innovation, and I am excited about the opportunity to assist CLBN
as they continue to offer a state-of-the-art Internet broadcast solution," said Hindery.
Through the agreement, CLBN
becomes the first "live" synchronized rich media ad insertion alliance partner of Akamai, expanding Akamai's reach into a new and growing streaming category.
As part of the partnership, CLBN
will use several of Foundry's award- winning products, including BigIron(TM)8000 Layer 3 switches, FastIron(TM)II Plus switches and ServerIron(TM)XL Web switches, in the company's core network to provide state-of-the-art streaming technology to their radio broadcast partners, which include Citadel Communications and Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation.
On July 25, CLBN
announced an agreement with Citadel Broadcasting Company to provide a complete Internet Broadcast Solution for 110 Citadel radio stations.
Prior to joining CLBN
, LaFreniere served as Director of Information Systems of CBS Marketwatch.
9 billion and accused Credit Lyonnais and CLBN
of fraudulent misrepresentations and various other business defalcations in connection with the 1990 acquisition of MGM/UA by Mr.