DISH, Tennis Channel Deliver French Open
DISH Network partnered with Tennis Channel for coverage of the 2008 French Open through the DishHOME interactive mosaic channel. Starting at 5 a.m. Eastern every morning through June 1, DISH Network customers can view six different French Open tennis matches at once on DishHOME. Of the six matches available, viewers can select any window to watch a particular match in full-screen, allowing for specialized control as well as up-to-the-minute information.
The Satellite Broadcasting and Communications Association said it has partnered with the Satellite Training Institute in Houston to incorporate its National Standards and Testing Program (NSTP) certification course into STI's curriculum.