MTC in New York is First NCTC Member to Launch Insight TV
Amsterdam, Netherlands/Atlanta, GA – Insight TV, the world’s leading 4K UHD HDR broadcaster and producer of native UHD-content, has signed an agreement with the National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC) to offer its 4K/UHD network to NCTC’s members nationwide. MTC, which serves the Central Catskill region of New York, is the first to launch Insight TV. The announcement was made today by Mark Romano, VP, Americas, Insight TV.
NCTC represents more than 750 small and mid-sized independent cable and broadband operators across the U.S. Under the terms of the agreement, all NCTC member systems will be able to opt-in to a carriage agreement with Insight TV so they can offer their subscribers the channel’s high-quality, high-energy adventure/lifestyle programming, available in stunning UHD. MTC added Insight TV to its 4K tier of channels.
“Working with NCTC, we are offering member companies some compelling incentives to launch Insight TV and are delighted that to have MTC on board as the first NCTC member to add our channel,” commented Romano. “It’s a great opportunity for systems to get on board with a network that is defining a new standard in quality linear and digital video experiences for consumers. In today’s crowded market, Insight TV provides a competitive advantage for operators looking to differentiate themselves by providing their customers with content and a viewing experience they can’t get elsewhere."
“At MTC, we are always looking to offer our subscribers the highest quality content and that includes programming in 4K,” said Glen Faulkner, General Manager. “Insight TV’s original, native 4K UHD content is as beautiful as it is fascinating entertainment. We’re delighted to be able to offer this new service to our viewers.”
Some of the new, critically acclaimed original shows now available on Insight TV include: Travel With a Goat, Road to Gymkhana GRiD, King of the Hammers, THRU, and Breaking Limits. For more on Insight TV’s programming lineup, visit www.insight.tv.
About the National Cable Television Cooperative
The National Cable Television Cooperative, Inc. (NCTC) is a Kansas-based, not-for-profit corporation that operates as a programming and hardware purchasing organization for its member companies who own and operate cable systems throughout the U.S. and its territories. NCTC seeks to maximize current and future opportunities to ensure the profitability, competitive stature and long-term sustainability of its member companies. NCTC represents more than 750 small and mid-sized independent cable and broadband operators across the U.S., in programming and technology acquisition. NCTC is actively engaged in helping network providers and suppliers evolve their business models to deploy new video/data solutions to match the changes in the media landscape.
About Insight TV
Insight TV is a global content creator and TV channel. Specializing in adventurous content about trending communities told through global influencers, all of Insight TV’s content is filmed in vivid 4K UHD HDR. Insight TV reaches millions of homes across the world, and can be viewed anywhere and on any device via insight.tv and is available in 27 different countries via linear channels.