12.19.2012 05:56 PM
NBCUniversal, Mediacom Reach TV Everywhere Deal
Agreement covers multiple-screen viewing
YORK – NBCUniversal and Mediacom Communications today
announced a multi-year affiliation agreement to offer NBCUniversal’s entire
portfolio of broadcast and cable content to Mediacom subscribers.
The agreement includes rights to carry the Olympic Games, as well as
on-demand content from NBCUniversal’s cable and broadcast network portfolio, and
access to live channels across multiple platforms, both in and out of the home
across the United States.
To access the online programming, customers must subscribe to Mediacom’s
Family TV package. Additionally, the agreement covers retransmission consent for NBC and Telemundo
owned stations and continued carriage of all NBCUniversal’s cable networks,
including, Bravo, Chiller, cloo, CNBC, E!, G4, Golf Channel, MSNBC, mun2, NBC
Sports Network, Oxygen, Sprout, Style, Syfy, Telemundo, Universal HD, USA, as
well as Comcast SportsNet.
Today’s announcement follows NBCUniversal’s recent
distribution agreements with Cablevision, Suddenlink and Verizon.