HBO executive quits as company prepares to launch standalone streaming service

December 10, 2014 9:14 AM

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HBO executive quits as company prepares to launch standalone streaming service

The company is aiming to debut the system this April – just in time for the fifth season of its popular Game of Thrones series – and according to Fortune sources, Major League Baseball Advanced Media (MLBAM) has been recruited to build the premium streaming network.

The decision to outsource the technology rather than develop it in-house has led to the resignation of HBO chief technology officer Otto Berkes, who claimed the firm was not utilising his ‘overall capabilities’.

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