MPVD


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MPVD

(Multichannel Video Programming Distributor) A service provider that delivers a wide variety of TV channels to the user. Cable TV, satellite TV and FiOS are examples. Contrast with Internet TV.
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The presentation will discuss the need for MPVD awareness of such variables as content, devices and viewer preferences, as well as the ability to deliver second-screen experiences that are timely, relevant and actionable.
The companion device screen allows the MPVD to enhance its own promotional and marketing efforts, and to create additional value for viewers, affiliates and advertisers by providing another channel for the delivery of interactive, engaging content," says Stengle.
380 standards can transform the value of second screens for MPVDs and their customers.