Video on Demand
VOD Is Latest New Service Addition in Suddenlink Investment
(Aug. 16, 2012)
– Suddenlink Communications has launched its new Video on
Demand (VOD) service in Iowa. Suddenlink customers with
advanced digital TV can now access VOD services by going to
offers thousands of hours of viewing, with many programs in
high-definition (HD) format, including movies, sports, news,
music and popular cable-network shows. More than a third of
the Suddenlink VOD library is free. The rest is available
for either a per-view charge or monthly subscription.
allows viewers to order titles of their choice via
remote-control, at any time, and have access to those titles
for an extended period; typically 24 hours. Viewers can
also pause, rewind and fast-forward their choices, much as
they do with a VCR (video cassette recorder) or DVR (digital
Suddenlink’s VOD library will be regularly updated to make
fresh choices available to customers.
Introducing VOD is part of the company’s nationwide capital
investment program, calling for approximately $350 million
over three years, above and beyond Suddenlink’s traditional
capital spending levels. That program already has brought
the benefits of all-digital picture and sound quality to
Iowa, as well as a number of new HD channels.
information about local Suddenlink services is available by
visiting the company website (suddenlink.com) and entering
an address and zip code; calling toll-free 888-822-5151; or
by visiting the Suddenlink Retail Stores at 1538 E. Prien
Lake Road in Lake Charles or at 1626 Ruth St. in Sulphur.
Communications (suddenlink.com) is the seventh largest
cable operator in the United States, supporting the
information, communication and entertainment demands of
approximately 1.4 million residential customers and
thousands of commercial customers in Arkansas, Louisiana,
Missouri, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Texas, West Virginia and
elsewhere. Suddenlink simplifies its customers’ lives
through one call for support, one connection, and one bill
for TV, Internet, phone and other services..