Starz Signs N2 Deal


Starz Encore Group LLC signed an agreement with N2 Broadband Inc. to use the
vendor's video-on-demand content-delivery system.

Starz Encore will use N2's 'MediaPath' platform to deliver subscription-VOD
content to cable operators. N2 has now signed all three premium SVOD suppliers:
Home Box Office, Showtime Networks Inc. and Starz.

In other tech news, WSNet is introducing a 180-channel advanced digital-cable
programming service for small cable operators. The service includes a 'That's So
Amazing' consumer marketing campaign.

Anchorage, Alaska-based cable operator General Communications Inc. is using
edcos Inc. for online account-management and electronic-billing systems for

And Security Broadband Corp., which provides premium security services for
cable operators, expanded its partnership with March Networks Corp., which
develops and manufactures broadband Internet-protocol