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AT&T Using Silverlight for Live Streaming of PGA Masters

clip_image001Watch the Masters on AT&T Fan Zone. The 73rd Masters Tournament will be available live on the AT&T Fan Zone from some of Augusta National’s most famous vantage points. Masters fans will be able to simultaneously watch live video streams of Amen Corner, the 15th & 16th holes and other on-demand Tournament highlights.

On Wednesday, AT&T began its live coverage of the 73rd PGA Masters tournament using Silverlight.  AT&T also released a new interactive application for its U-verse subscribers providing a unique interactive TV experience.

This is hugely important because it is yet another example of how large companies are using Silverlight for Major Live events. It is also important example of how customers can use third-party technologies such as Move Networks to enhance the broadcast.

Live coverage of the tournament online will be available through Sunday. For times and schedules please visit – http://fanzone.att.net/s/editorial.dll?bfromind=5168&eeid=6443667&_sitecat=1425&dcatid=0&eetype=article&render=y&ac=-2&ch=go&site=FanZone.

Go Silverlight!