Cablevision In Swing With VOD Additions


Cablevision Systems Corp. today has added product from a pair of Comcast Corp.-owned network to its on-demand lineup.

The New York metro area operator is now offering Versus on Demand and Golf on Demand free to its iO TV digital-cable customers.

With Versus On Demand, Cablevision digital subscribers will have access to a diverse range of programming including highlights from best-in-class events such as the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs and Tour de France, the network’s best hunting and fishing programming, classic boxing and mixed martial arts contests, among others.

As for Golf Channel On Demand fare, customers will have access to golf lessons, swing tips and network original series including Big Break, The Turn and Transamerica Playing Lessons from the Pros. 

“Cablevision is committed to offering customers more value and more control over their entertainment experience by adding additional content to the iO TV Free On Demand library,” said Cablevision senior vice president of product management John Trierweiler in a statement. “This expansion is part of an ongoing campaign to enhance our award-winning digital cable service through the addition of quality, branded content serving a wide variety of customer interests.”