Accedo to demonstrate innovative application platforms at IBC
STOCKHOLM, 2 August, 2012 – Accedo, market-leading enabler of Smart TV and IPTV applications,
today announced that it will be demonstrating its innovative application platforms, Accedo Connect™ and Accedo
Application Sphere® at IBC this year.
Accedo Application Sphere®, which was awarded “Outstanding Technology Innovation” at the annual Connected TV
Awards earlier this year, provides a powerful, cloud based, scalable and open application management platform. AAS
gives platforms, media companies and operators the power to manage high performance, multi-tenant app portals and
app stores for any device.
Accedo Connect™ is a cloud-based solution that enables efficient pairing and connections between any number of
devices and allows for instant data communication between each such device. For example, Accedo Connect™
offers a simple and user-friendly way for any second screen device to control any online TV device.
“We are witnessing a growing trend for second screen applications. At the same time, broadcasters are keen to keep
consumers focused on the first screen. Accedo Connect™ enables this use case in an attractive way for any
platform on the market.” commented Michael Lantz, CEO, Accedo. “Our flagship product Accedo Application Sphere®
enables service providers to effectively launch an attractive, customized application offering as a differentiator
or a revenue driver.”
Accedo Connect™ and Accedo Application Sphere® will be demonstrated on the Accedo booth at IBC, 14.361
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.
Communications Manager, Accedo
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