Accedo creates Asia’s first dedicated OTT sports service

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017
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SportsFix Launches with Accedo One, Offering Live and VOD Video

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 also using Accedo to analyze 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.”