AUSTIN-BroadJump Inc., a leading software developer based in Austin, is expanding its business with Time Warner Cable, which has agreed to buy one million licenses of BroadJump’s patented Virtual Truck Installer for nationwide use.

The licenses will immediately be deployed after being rebranded to Road Runner Connect for Time Warner Cable’s use. The company has been using the Austin-based software developer’s products since July 1999 for affiliates in Austin, Houston and Los Angeles.

The software cuts installation time in a subscriber’s home. Time Warner Cable holds the distinction of being one of BroadJump’s first customers, says Kip McClanahan, BroadJump president and CEO. The two-year-old BroadJump develops software for residential broadband services.

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