NBC Winter Olympics Online Content

Suddenlink is one of 14 cable operators that worked with Synacor “to allow [customers] to log into NBC Universal’s Olympics Online Connect video site.”

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Through NBCOlympics.com, NBC is making more than 1,000 hours of video content — including live feeds of every hockey and curling event — available to subscribers of participating pay-TV affiliates. The Olympics Online Connect program is part of a larger package of programming made available by NBCU for the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games, which run Feb. 12-28 …

For operators using the Synacor solution, authorized video subscribers will be able to access exclusive live and long-form online video on NBCOlympics.com. After identifying their cable television provider, subscribers are directed to enter their provider login credentials, which will be confirmed via Synacor authentication systems. Authorized subscribers will receive immediate access to the requested content, while subscribers who don’t currently have log-in information will be directed to a signup process.