Accedo Selected as Best Service Innovator by Huawei
Shanghai, China, 12th October 2011 – Accedo, leading enabler of Smart TV and IPTV
applications, today announced that it has been awarded Best Service Innovation by Huawei, leading
provider of Information & Communication Technology solutions.
The announcement was made at the Huawei Partner Conference, being held this week in Shanghai, China. The
conference is aimed at bringing together customers and partners of Huawei and exploring the latest technology
developments, as well as next wave service opportunities in the telecom industry.
Accedo provides the largest application platform and portfolio for IPTV and Smart TV, Accedo Application Sphere®.
This solution has been created to manage the complexity and to simplify life for those operating an application
store. It is a fully featured platform to bring apps to TV consumers through a cloud based end-to-end solution.
The solution can be seamlessly integrated into any modern middleware, with customized front-end possibilities
and a powerful scalable back-end. The platform supports any application categories, including VoD, gaming,
social media, information, weather and more.
“We are delighted to have received this award from Huawei,” commented Michael Lantz, CEO, Accedo. “Huawei
is committed to providing open application environments, smart operational platforms, and efficient services to
global telecom operators and we are pleased to be a part of that service.”
Accedo has received this award in recognition of its applications and solutions for the TV environment and its
long experience providing TV applications to consumers and companies on a global scale.
“We have been working with Accedo for a couple of years and have always been impressed with its applications
and the knowledge and professionalism of its staff,” commented Zoukewei, Director, Business Development
Department, Carrier Software & Core Network Business Unit, Huawei. “It is clear that the TV experience is
changing with consumers expecting more from their TVs in the future. Accedo brings that new experience to the
Accedo will be showcasing a range of its TV apps and its Accedo Application Sphere® at the conference.
Accedo is the leading enabler of Smart TV and IPTV applications. Accedo provides applications, tools and
services to media, 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 by telecom and media entrepreneurs Michael Lantz and Fredrik
Andersson. Accedo Broadband is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden with branch offices in London, Madrid,
Sunnyvale, Hong Kong and Sydney.
For more information, visit www.accedo.tv.
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