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Accedo Creates Asia’s First Dedicated OTT Sports Service

11/14/2017 8:30 AM

Stockholm, Sweden – Accedo, the video experience pioneer today announced that it has worked with SportsFix, to deliver Asia’s first dedicated OTT sports live streaming service in the ASEAN region. 

Fast-growing start-up SportsFix was launched in Malaysia in August this year and offers both live and VOD content via mobile and mobile web to millions of fans who do not have easy access to the sports they crave for.  Currently available via mobile web and by Q1 2018 additionally  on iOS and Android, SportsFix is using Accedo One Inisght to analyse usage and engagement metrics across those platforms.

“Accedo’s platform and excellent team helped us launch in record time with all Telcos in Malaysia and allows us to aggressively roll-out localized services in ASEAN in 2018.  Accedo’s proven expertise in this region and agile development of a suite of customizable products was the main reason for choosing Accedo”, commented Carl Kirchhoff, CEO of SportsFix.

Michael Lantz, CEO, Accedo added “Sports entertainment is one of the key drivers for video services and innovation across the globe. The mix of live and VOD sports content from both regional and international matches is likely to prove extremely popular amongst consumers.”

ACCEDO: FOR ALL VIDEO SERVICE PROVIDERS EMBRACING CHANGE

Accedo (www.accedo.tv) is the trusted video experience transformation pioneer improving the lives of video consumers by the hundreds of millions.

Over the years, Accedo has earned the trust of the world’s leading video service providers – customers to whom two goals are paramount: explore new opportunities to monetize video and transform video services to meet rapidly changing consumer expectations.

With this in mind Accedo has developed Accedo One, the first cloud platform dedicated to providing operators, broadcasters and brands with the freedom to build, manage and deploy high-quality, engaging video experiences the way they want to.   

About SportsFix

SportsFix is owned by SF Media Holdings Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of TSA (Total Sports Asia), Asia’s global leader in sports content. SportsFix is Asean’s first and only LIVE and VOD sports content OTT platform. SportsFix is streaming popular local, regional and international sports content on its platform and works closely with Telecommunication operators and other distributors across the region to deliver the content directly to millions of mobile devices. Anytime, anywhere, now everyone can watch their favourite sports. Check out www.sportsfix.tv