A&E’s West Coast Feed Going Digital


A&E Network’s West Coast feed is set to go digital Tuesday.

The network is using Scientific-Atlanta Inc.’s "PowerVu"
digital-video-compression system.

"A&E Television Networks is committed to providing our affiliates and
viewers the best possible services," senior vice president of affiliate sales
and marketing David Zagin said in a release.

"We believe the ability to deliver an improved signal and new revenue
opportunities for our affiliates makes the digital conversion to PowerVu
technology a winning proposition," he added.