Globecomm, Showtime Partner For Programming
[Satellite Today – 1-25-08] Globecomm Systems Inc. has received a multi-year contract to support the Smithsonian Channel on Showtime Networks Inc., Globecomm Systems announced Jan. 25.
The contract, awarded to Globecomm’s wholly owned subsidiary Globecomm Network Services Corp., supports the origination and broadcasting of a new high-definition Smithsonian Channel as part of the Showtime family of channels. Globecomm also upgraded Showtime 2 from standard definition to high definition.
Financial details of the deal were not announced.