Accedo Enhances Multiscreen Video Viewing with VIA 2.0

Accedo Enhances Multiscreen Video Viewing with VIA 2.0

Stockholm, 3rd February 2015 –
Accedo, the global market leader in TV application solutions, has launched the latest version of Accedo VIA, the award-winning multiscreen product.

Accedo VIA is a state of the art application solution, which enables operators, media companies, and broadcasters to launch full-featured multiscreen services quickly and efficiently across multiple connected platforms, including PCs, Mobiles, Tablets, Smart TVs, and Game Consoles.

Accedo VIA 2.0 includes a number of important feature enhancements, aimed at providing a better cross-platform experience. The latest version enables viewers to watch and manage their favourite video content continuously, even when switching between devices during video playback. It also enhances second screen interaction, with full Chromecast support as well as integration possibilities for other technologies.

Accedo VIA 2.0 includes an updated user interface, with improved content browsing and viewing capabilities. Moreover, the new update enhances both performance and scalability, using modern cloud and web technologies to enable scalable deployments to millions of users.

Accedo AppGrid®, Accedo’s application management platform, and a key component of Accedo VIA, has also been upgraded to include an intuitive web dashboard, for easy configuration and analysis of multiscreen applications in real time.

“We launched Accedo VIA to solve technical challenges of creating and maintaining a multiplatform video service, enabling our customers to focus on their content strategy, consumer relationships and promotion,” commented Michael Lantz, CEO, Accedo. “I’m thrilled to see the introduction of this latest version, which is a significant step forward and our best VIA product yet.”

About Accedo

Accedo is the market leading enabler of TV application 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, New York, Palo Alto, Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Sydney, Santiago de Chile, and Cologne.

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Media Contact:
Helen Weedon
Communications Manager, Accedo
+44 1570 434632
+44 7733 231922
helen.weedon@accedo.tv

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