Cablevision Prepares DVR Rollout

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Cablevision Systems Corp. plans to roll out digital-video recorders to subscribers next week, company officials said Tuesday morning on an earnings call.

Cablevision -- one of the last MSOs to market DVRs -- plans to distribute Scientific-Atlanta Inc. “8000-series” set-tops.

S-A said recently that it had shipped 40,000 DVRs to Cablevision during the vendor’s fiscal first quarter.