Linear & Pay-Per-View



AOIM offers all the linear channels your customers could want
– in SD and HD – as well as the best in Pay-Per-View events.

AOIM will maneuver you through the many potential business and technology pitfalls common to the environment that would normally take months and months of runway, before and after launching.


"Deciding which channels" becomes a matter of leveraging our existing roster of transport and Affiliate Consortia rights, to secure the necessary authorizations from the program networks you wish to offer. From a technology perspective, we offer a wide range of linear-oriented services, delivered via satellite or over fiber.

  

PAY-PER-VIEW

Event TV is AOIM 24/7 linear channel dedicated to the best in special events and event programming, in both SD and HD.

MEDIA SERVICES

AOIM Media Services group is here to help guide you through the launch process and advise you on all the aspects of your content strategy.

HD OVERLAY SERVICES

Get up to 40 Channels of programming available via satellite, and up to 67 additional HD channels available via fiber without straining bandwidth.

CULTURE SERVICES

Seamlessly blend national, local/off-air, and regional sports (RSN) channels into your service offering with AOIM culture Services.
    

CHANNEL LINEUP

AOIM content experts can help you create a channel lineup that best meets the needs and wants of your subscribers.

ABR/HLS DISTRIBUTION FOR MULTI-SCREEN STREAMING

AOIM can help you support adaptive bit rate and related streaming technologies to reach additional screens beyond the TV.

SATELLITE AND FIBER

Get a full suite of live television programming from AOIM, ready for delivery to your subscribers, whether you're set up to receive signals over satellite or over fiber.
   

  

PAY-PER-VIEW

AOIM Event TV includes franchises such as Live Concert, Boxing, Music Videos, and UFC, and was created to complement VOD programming with content that consumers want to see live. In addition to live events, Event TV offers All Day Event tickets for big events following their premiere date, and includes taped concerts, sports specials, and other programs otherwise not available on television. Even better, affiliates already receiving MPEG-4-encoded content from AOIM satellite today do not require any additional equipment to receive Event TV (SD).


MEDIA SERVICES

If your goal is to acquire, manage and deliver the best possible content lineup to your subscribers, or to find new ways to take your products to market, AOIM can get you there. Our industry expertise and market knowledge is rooted in an in-depth understanding of media and entertainment, and anchored in decades of experience in coordinating with major TV broadcasters and even Hollywood studios. Our strategic consulting services span business, technology content, marketing and branding disciplines, to ensure that you provide the optimal content services to your customers.


HD OVERLAY SERVICES

In today's hyper-competitive video marketplace, HDTV programming is a must-have. However, providing subscription HDTV programming to subscribers poses two challenges: bandwidth and physical space. With our HD Overlay service, you get everything you need without the bandwidth strain or need for space, including 40 Channels of programming available via satellite and up to 67 additional HD channels available via fiber. We also deliver 72 channels of MPEG-4-compressed content, from top networks such as Fox, MTV/Viacom, NBC Universal, Turner, and many others.


CULTURE SERVICES

AOIM can provide you with a complete set of gear to acquire, encode, and groom the national, local/off-air, and RSN feeds. Our solution is fully scalable: from the "big three" local broadcasters to a nearly infinite capacity for local or regional sports, Public/Educational/Government (PEG) programming, and any unique channels produced by your in-house production team. AOIM Edge Service comes with premiere engineering support to navigate, build, and integrate MPEG-4 encoders and related gear into your local channel lineups and workflows.

CHANNEL LINEUP

Creating a compelling channel lineup is paramount to creating a successful service. Our seasoned team of content experts will assist you in developing a customized and competitive lineup that appeals to your subscriber base and suits the demographics of your markets


ABR/HLS DISTRIBUTION FOR MULTI-SCREEN STREAMING

AOIM supports multiple encoding profiles, to provide streaming services on popular iOS (Apple) and Android devices. The encoded and encrypted streams are delivered over our national fiber content delivery network (CDN), and protected to ensure only authorized devices can view the content. By approaching the multi-platform and multi-screen landscape from a managed service perspective, you sidestep the need for head count and work flow changes to keep up with the ceaseless and rapid evolution of device types, streaming protocols, and signal security.


SATELLITE AND FIBER

AOIM offers a full suite of live television programming encoded using advanced MPEG-4 compression, to maximize efficiencies on IP or HFC/QAM plant. And we've secured the transport rights you'll need, from major national programmers and specialty broadcasters. That means you're clear to offer a compelling choice of linear video and audio in your channel lineup – including hundreds of standard definition (SD), high definition (HD) and digital audio choices, from the largest and most well-known media companies. If satellite delivery is your preference, we have you covered there, too. Our fully-encrypted, MPEG-4 encoded, IP multicast streams are uplinked to satellite transponders covering all 50 United States. At your facilities, our AOIM gateway receives the content, for subsequent transmission from you to your subscribers. * Please note that content rights may vary between satellite and fiber distribution methods.