NeuLion Launches Sky Angel Programming
Inc., proudly announces its partnership with Sky Angel U.S. LLC to launch Sky
Angel, multiple channels of Christian-centered and family-friendly programming,
using the NeuLion technology platform.
currently delivers over 30 television and radio channels to customers across
using direct broadcast satellite and reaches consumers in homes, churches,
prisons, shelters, hospitals and nursing homes. Programming includes family
movies; classic sitcoms; Christian shows for kids and teens; biblical teaching
and inspirational programs; home life, health and talk shows; documentaries and
educational programs; special events, conferences and concerts; Christian music
videos; and more.
Protocol Television (IPTV) combines traditional television with broadband
Internet services. Enhanced programming, additional channels and more choices
of programming packages for individual subscribers are specific features
afforded by IPTV.
discovered NeuLion when it was reviewing the capabilities of IPTV platforms. It
chose NeuLion’s IPTV service for the quality of the experience and broadest
market reach, the ability to create an experience better than cable or
satellite for the consumer, and NeuLion’s proven, pre-existing IPTV networks in
production with sizable consumer bases.
plans to transition its subscriber base in the
United States to IPTV over the next
year. Consumers may request more information about Sky Angel’s IPTV service at
believe the Sky Angel service, using the NeuLion platform, will be more
economical than our current satellite system and will provide our viewers more
options,” said Rob Johnson, chief executive officer of Sky Angel. “We assessed
a variety of different platforms and recognized that NeuLion’s gave our
subscribers the best advantages.”
provides viewers value-added services and conveniences such as the ability to
set up their own equipment, to retrieve programs that have already aired, much
like a personal video recorder, and to utilize Video on Demand – all of which
are the key benefits of an IPTV service.
has been in business for more than 25 years and has a strong subscriber base
for its wholesome family-friendly and faith-based programming. The adoption of
NeuLion’s technology will improve the television experience and build on that
subscriber relationship into the future. NeuLion’s multi-platform service
allows Sky Angel to reach viewers anywhere at anytime – whether through the
television, web or mobile device.