Tunes In to BroadJump


BroadJump Inc. is turning up the volume for its broadband-customer
provisioning/activation platform in a deal struck with online music provider

The two companies have announced a joint product agreement that will add's 'Rhapsody' subscription music service to the list of add-on
services offered to customers when they sign up for broadband connections.

The only online music distributor to secure music titles from all of the 'Big
Five' record labels, offers unlimited access to 15,000 albums to

It will be added to the 'ChannelDirect Program,' which markets services to
new customers as they sign up for broadband service online using BroadJump's
'ControlWorks Activation Edition' software.

Other ChannelDirect partners include filtering-software provider LLC,
virus-protection provider Corp., gamer
NCsoft Corp. and data-backup provider SwapDrive Inc.

'Only through the speed and faster downloads that a broadband connection
offers can consumers truly enjoy the CD-quality music Rhapsody offers,' CEO Sean Ryan said in a release.

'By preintegrating the Rhapsody service with BroadJump's software, we are
enabling providers to seamlessly fulfill a great music service for their
subscribers, therefore increasing the quality of the consumer's broadband
experience,' he added.