Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) November 3, 2004
SurfNet Media Group (http://www.surfnetmedia.com/) announced today a partnering relationship with Kino Communications, a networked communications service provider, to provide SurfNet global Internet broadcasting services through Speedera Networks, a leading global provider of on-demand distributed content delivery and application hosting services. Kino is providing SurfNet access to Speedera NetworkÂs Live and On-Demand Content Delivery Network. The #2 Fastest Growing Private Company in Silicon Valley, Speedera's media and entertainment customers include world-class leading brands, such as Fox Broadcasting, IFILM, National Public Radio, the NHL, Playboy, SIRIUS Satellite Radio, Sony Music Entertainment, Univision, XM Radio and many others.
SpeederaÂs Live and On-Demand Content Delivery Network enhances SurfNetÂs scalability, quality and reliability, while eliminating much of the capital cost, risk, complexity and administrative overhead of operating enterprise-scale customer-owned infrastructure. Already, SurfNet has upgraded streaming, sound quality and other critical features.
ÂThe relationship with Kino and Speedera enables SurfNet to focus on our core competency; namely, producing and broadcasting live and on-demand talk radio infotainment content,Â said Robert Arkin, CEO.
About SurfNet Media Group (OTCBB:SFNM.ob)
SurfNet Media Group is an Internet digital entertainment media company producing and broadcasting live and on-demand talk radio content streamed globally 24/7. SurfNet produces and broadcasts over 100 programs weekly on its channels, VoiceAmericaÂ Radio (http://www.voiceamerica.com/) and BusinessAmericaÂ Radio (http://www.businessamericaradio.com/). SurfNetÂs newest channel, VoiceAmerica Health & Wellness Radio (http://www.health.voiceamerica.com/), premieres in November 2004. SurfNet enables sponsors to deliver cost-effective advertising content to targeted audiences.
SurfNet has developed Metaphor Media Display, a proprietary HTML container technology, which includes a patent for adding content to web sites. Metaphor can deliver rich media content directly to web sites, desktops and portable devices in seconds without downloading and instantly modifies from a single control point. SurfNet has applied the Metaphor technology to create a Âpicture within a pictureÂ container that launches to a corner of a viewerÂs screen from a unique icon. Once launched, Metaphor broadcasts live, prerecorded or archived rich media content on top of Windows Media Player, RealPlayer or any other resident media player.
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