Accedo Shortlisted for IP&TV Industry Awards
Stockholm, Sweden, 12 March, 2012 – Accedo, leading enabler of Smart TV and IPTV apps today
announced that its Accedo Application Sphere®(AAS) platform has been shortlisted for the IP&TV Industry Awards
in the category “Best Service Delivery Platform”.
The Accedo Application Sphere® solution provides a powerful, cloud based, scalable and open application
management platform to enable content and service providers to stay competitive. Applications can be made available
to end users free of charge, as a subscription, or for a one-off fee.
The platform offers true multiplatform support, supporting 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, flexible business models, and
companion application support, amongst other key differentiating features.
“We are delighted to have been shortlisted for this prestigious award,” commented Fredrik Sandberg, VP Products,
Accedo.”We are seeing tremendous momentum in terms of TV Application Stores and currently a number of prominent
operators have, or are about to, launch application offerings on TV. We’re proud of the industry recognition of AAS
version 5.0 which shows that the development roadmap that started with the first version in 2005 has been
appreciated by the market.”
The Accedo Application Sphere® platform will be demonstrated on Accedo’s stand (257) at the IP&TV World
Forum, showing visitors both the front-end and back-end of the platform.
Accedo is the leading enabler of Smart TV and IPTV applications. 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 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
+44 1570 434632
+44 7733 231922