Recognised For Contribution to User Experience

Stockholm, Sweden, 7th March, 2016 – Accedo (www.accedo.tv), the global market leader in TV application solutions, has for the second consecutive year, been shortlisted for the Connected TV Summit Award – Contribution to User Experience (http://www.v-net.tv/shortlists-announced-for-videonet-connected-tv-awards-2016).

Winners of the same award last year with Accedo AppGrid® (http://appgrid.accedo.tv), Accedo has again been recognised by the Television Media and Telecoms industry for its innovation in creating dynamic user experiences, this year with VIA GO® (https://www.accedo.tv/via-go/) a ready-to-deploy suite of applications and experiences for OTT services.

“The Videonet Connected TV Awards represent the best of the industry and each year since 2011 that I have been a judge, they have gotten better and better in terms of innovation and application of technology. This year has been no different, the shortlisted entries are really outstanding and difficult to separate.” Commented Ian Nock, Managing Director of Fairmile West Consulting and Award judge.

Accedo VIA® GO harnesses over a decade of experience and success in bringing successful video services to market and leverages best practices of centralising workflows, supporting advanced revenue models and providing a fulfilling user experience. It is also the latest addition to the Accedo VIA® solution that also comprises: Accedo VIA® Applications and the Accedo VIA® Development Kit.

“With the ever-growing number of application platforms and operating systems available to distribute OTT services, there is a need for content owners to adapt very quickly. Getting to market, with a competitive OTT, direct-to-consumer service while retaining flexibly and keeping total cost of ownership to a minimum, is a daunting task for any video service provider and one Accedo VIA® GO is created to address.” Explains Michael Lantz, CEO of Accedo.

About Accedo

Accedo has over ten years of experience helping hundreds of TV platform operators, broadcasters, media companies, and consumer electronics manufacturers across the globe to deliver the most innovative TV user experience across a vast range of consumer devices.

Accedo provides a rich set of products and services, which its customers use to help them launch, manage and grow engaging and successful OTT services fast. Powered by a continuous investment in innovation and technology advancement, Accedo helps its customers to establish and sustain a clear competitive advantage in the increasingly vibrant video entertainment market.

With headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden, the company has sales and delivery offices worldwide, in London, Dubai, Madrid, New York, Palo Alto, Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sydney, Santiago de Chile, Auckland, Budapest and Guadalajara. Investors include Industrifonden and Acacia.

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Media Contact:

Helen Weedon

Communications Manager

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