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Bright House Networks Reaches Agreement with CBS

CBS Programming in the Process of Being Restored



Orlando, Fla.

Bright House Networks and CBS Corporation have reached an agreement that will return CBS programming to its customers in the next 24 hours.

Bright House Networks Chief Executive Officer Steve Miron, made the following statement: “We’re pleased to be able to restore CBS-owned programming including Showtime, TMC, Flix, Smithsonian and the broadcast stations: WWJ (CBS) and WKBD (The CW) in Detroit, WTOG (The CW) in Tampa, and KCAL in Bakersfield to our customers. We certainly apologize to our customers for any inconvenience they experienced as a result of this dispute. The goal was to hold down rising costs as best as we can and retain our ability to deliver a great experience and value for our customers. We thank our customers for remaining with us as well as their feedback, support and patience. ”

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About Bright House Networks

Bright House Networks is the sixth largest owner and operator of cable systems in the U.S. and the second largest in Florida, with technologically advanced systems located in five states including Florida, Alabama, Indiana, Michigan and California and two of the top 20 DMAs.

Bright House Networks serves approximately 2.5 million customers who subscribe to one or more of its video, high-speed data, home security and automation and voice services. Bright House Networks Business Solutions offers a strong portfolio of video, voice, data, and cloud-based solutions to the small and medium business segments. In addition, Bright House Networks Enterprise Solutions provides advanced, fiber-based telecommunication services to key industry verticals in the mid-market and carrier segments, including cloud-based hosted voice, managed security, and cell backhaul to wireless carriers. The company was recently re-certified as a Cisco® Master Service Provider under the Cisco Cloud and Managed Service Program, and was the first cable operator in the United States to achieve this designation. Bright House Networks also owns and operates exclusive, award-winning, local news and sports channels in its Florida markets.

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