Accedo powers Deutsche Telekom’s TV apps on Entertain
Stockholm, 17 September 2012 – Accedo, market-leading enabler of TV application solutions, today announced that its Accedo Application Sphere® solution has been chosen by Deutsche Telekom to power the recently launched TV Apps on Entertain in Germany.
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. It provides attractive administrative tools to manage applications for multiple platforms and devices.
“We are proud to have been selected by Deutsche Telekom as their partner for their new Entertain TV Apps offering,” commented Michael Lantz, CEO, Accedo. “Accedo Application Sphere® fulfils the requirements from tier 1 service providers like Deutsche Telekom. We’re excited to work with Deutsche Telekom to provide the next generation application experience for TV.”
The Entertain TV Apps are available on the Microsoft Mediaroom platform and was launched to consumers at the IFA show in Berlin beginning of September.
Accedo is the market leading enabler of TV application solutions. 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 in 2004 by telecom and media entrepreneurs Michael Lantz and Fredrik Andersson. Accedo is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden with branch offices in London, Madrid, Mountain View, Los Angeles, Hong Kong and Sydney.
For more info, please see www.accedo.tv