Verizon To Offer "Slim" TV Packages Through FiOS WEEI Shows Empathy Toward Dennis' Plight ESPN's McHenry Suspended One Week NBCSN Sets EPL Cable Record Media Notes NBA Launches Digital Fan Appreciation Campaign Boston Radio Host Dennis Checks Into Rehab NBC/NBCSN Down For NHL Season Clippers' Ralph Lawler Returning In '15-16 NFL Network Morning Show Going On Hiatus
Upcoming Conferences and Events
SBD/January 9, 2014/Media
NBCOlympics.com Introduces "Gold Zone" For Whip-Around Sochi Competition Coverage
Published January 9, 2014
ON CLOUD NINE: BROADCASTING & CABLE's George Winslow noted NBC Olympics has selected Akamai Technologies to "provide a complete suite of cloud services for online video streaming delivery, site performance and security services for the company’s production" of the Sochi Games. NBC Olympics "will be using Akamai Digital Media solutions to stream all 98 events, including every medal competition, event highlights, and athlete interviews and profiles." Akamai also is "supporting DVR functions such as pause and event rewinds" (BROADCASTINGCABLE.com, 1/8).