Brilliant Digital Entertainment, Inc., through its subsidiary, Altnet, Inc., operates a peer-to-peer-based content distribution network (CDN). The companyâ€™s CDN enables to distribute a content owner’s music, video, software, and other digital files to computer users through the Internet. It also enables the distribution of a digital file directly from one computer user to another with authorization from the copyright owner. In addition, the company provides paid search and advertising services, as well as operates a payment processing gateway that enables computer users to purchase content distributed over its network. Further, it processes digital media content; and engages in promoting, distributing, and selling the content to end users. Brilliant Digital Entertainment was incorporated in 1996 and is based in Sherman Oaks, California.