Accedo Announces 20 Million TV Apps Used in 12 Months
Amsterdam, September 8, 2011 –
Accedo, the leading enabler of Smart TV and IPTV applications, has announced that it has reached a significant
milestone of 20 million apps used the latest 12 months.
Accedo provides applications, both through its own app store solutions and through application platforms from
all major TV device manufacturers. Among Accedo’s applications is Funspot®,
the most widely deployed TV game service, as well as video on demand apps, live TV apps,
news and information, social media apps, to name but a few. Its cloud based solutions power applications on a
number of major TV services and CE platforms.
“We are excited to reach this milestone,” commented Michael Lantz, CEO, Accedo.
“The growth is absolutely phenomenal at this point and we believe that we are seeing just the beginning of
the emerging TV apps industry.”
Accedo has deployed apps on more than 50 operator platforms and has active application deployments with major
media and Internet brands on most Smart TV platforms. With customers on all continents and local presence
through five offices around the world, Accedo’s solutions are scalable for local requirements and global
“So far we have mainly seen the larger players launch TV apps, but we believe that smaller media companies
will see the opportunity to generate new revenue streams and find new customer groups,”
added Michael Lantz.
“We have launched the SmartAppTMsolution for such companies, to allow them to
quickly launch high quality apps on multiple platforms. This product is already available for a number of
application categories and platforms, with more on the way.”
Accedo is showcasing its products and solutions at IBC on booth 4.C81.
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, Sunnyvale, Hong Kong and Sydney.
For more info, please seewww.accedo.tv.