Accedo Application Sphere® Awarded for Outstanding Technology Innovation
London, Connected TV World Summit, 3 May 2012 – Accedo, leading enabler of Smart TV and IPTV apps
today announced that its Accedo Application Sphere® (AAS) platform has received the prestigious award for
“Outstanding Technology Innovation” at the annual Connected TV Awards in London.
The Accedo Application Sphere® solution provides a powerful, cloud based, scalable and open application
management platform to enable content and service providers to cost-efficiently provide applications on multiple
devices. Applications can be made available to end users free of charge, as a subscription, or for a one-off fee.
“We’re thrilled about receiving this industry award,” commented Michael Lantz, CEO, Accedo. “We’re seeing tremendous
uptake and acceptance for the Accedo Application Sphere® solution. Our customers appreciate the level of
platform innovation and Accedo’s flexibility.”
AAS offers true multiplatform support for any device and any middleware, and offers the possibility of adding new
platforms over time. It offers complete user interface flexibility, enabling customers to create custom UI design.
AAS also allows true multi-tenancy, flexible deployment options, multiple business models, and second screen
application support to create next generation TV experiences.
“Applications offer new and exciting ways for consumers to engage with the TV,” commented Fredrik Sandberg, VP
Products, Accedo. “The main problem is to manage a vast quantity of applications for multiple devices over time. AAS
has been created for global scalability and will solve multi-platform application provisioning to any device and any
Accedo is the market leading enabler of Smart TV and IPTV solutions. Accedo provides applications, tools and
services to media companies, consumer electronics and TV operators globally, to help them deliver the
next-generation TV experience. Accedo’s cloud-based platform solutions enable customers to cost-efficiently roll out
and manage application offerings and stores for multiple devices and markets.
Accedo is a privately held company founded in 2004 by telecom and media entrepreneurs Michael Lantz and Fredrik
Andersson. Accedo is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden with branch offices in London, Madrid, Mountain View, Los
Angeles, Hong Kong and Sydney.
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