Skyview to provide services for TuneIn’s 110+ collegiate streams and its 24/7 audio simulcasts including NBA TV, NFL Network and more
August 31, 2016
SAN FRANCISCO — TuneIn, the world’s largest audio network, and Skyview Networks, a leading broadcast technology company, today announced an expansion of their multi-year partnership for digital media solutions. Skyview, which has engineered the process of preparing audio for digital readiness for TuneIn, will now process additional streams, including 45+ more collegiate streams and 24/7 simulcasts of NBA TV, NFL Network, MSNBC, CNBC and more. Skyview’s digital audio process provides a digital streamer the ability to sell and insert advertising within the stream.
“We are excited to extend our partnership with Skyview Networks, whose technology has been instrumental in delivering and monetizing high-quality audio streams of our content to users for more than two years,” said Andrew Bock, TuneIn Director of Content Operations. “Skyview is a trusted and reliable company that has helped TuneIn deliver a great listening experience and we’re excited to continue our relationship with them.” Skyview, a longtime broadcast technology innovator in the play-by-play radio segment, leveraged its audio management expertise to code audio for the digital platform to meet the needs of TuneIn’s digital advertising. Skyview’s digital stream automation enables TuneIn to efficiently sell and manage inventory on its collegiate and 24/7 programming.
“It is a very exciting time for Skyview to continue expansion into the arena of digital media and we see the importance of providing digital technology solutions to our client service package,” said Ken Thiele, president of Skyview Networks. “The digital media segment continues to gain momentum among advertisers and listeners and we agree that TuneIn leads in quality content and its social user experience.”
With over 100,000 streaming radio stations and 5.7 million on-demand programs, TuneIn gives its more than 60 million monthly active users the opportunity to listen to their favorite audio content across sports, music, news, and talk radio from wherever they are. Additionally, TuneIn Premium lets subscribers listen to the NFL, MLB, NBA, over 60k audiobooks, and commercial-free music stations.
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For more information on Skyview Networks and its full package of broadcast solutions, please visit skyviewnetworks.com.