Showtime Makes a Campus Connection
Showtime and Apogee have inked a partnership that paves the way for certain colleges and universities to make the Showtime Anytime app available to college and university students.
As competition intensifies to attract and enroll college students, key amenities such as wireless and digital signage play an increasingly important role in influencing a student’s decision on where to spend their college years.
Apogee Acquires OrcaTV
Apogee’s acquisition of Orca brings together its 20+ years of ResNet and video experience with Orca’s innovative platform and ability to drive student engagement and success across multiple media platforms on college campuses. As a result of the acquisition, OrcaTV has been integrated with Apogee’s Stream2 IPTV and Cable TV services.
A Center City-based digital media company that created a television channel to unify the information and media that fly around college campuses was acquired by an on-campus network services company on Tuesday.
Apogee Telecom Inc. has acquired a Connecticut company that provides cable TV to the higher education sector.
Austin-based Apogee bought Campus Televideo Inc. for an undisclosed amount. The deal merges two companies with nearly five decades of combined experience in serving the higher education sector, according to a Thursday announcement.
The University of Kansas (KU) has selected Apogee, higher education’s largest residential network (ResNet) provider, to provide network services for the university’s newest residential communities, set to open for the 2015-2016 school year.