EchoStar Communications Corporation, headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, is a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of satellite television products and is the owner of the DISH (Digital Sky Highway) Network, a state-of-the-art, fully MPEG-2/DVB-compliant, direct broadcasting satellite system
, offering retailers and consumers over 120 channels of audio and video programming.
Sales of satellite television products were soft in the three month period ended November 16, 1994, decreasing 9% as the introduction of direct broadcasting satellite systems
(DBS) negatively affected domestic C-band satellite sales.
Greenwich Information Technologies owns a worldwide portfolio of pioneering patents relating to audio and video transmission and receiving systems, commonly known as audio-on-demand and video-on-demand, used for distributing content via computer networks, cable television systems, and direct broadcasting satellite systems