Axinom expands partnership with SkyFriday, July 1st, 2022
Axinom Expands Partnership With Sky
- Axinom helps Sky in enhancing NowTV, WOW, Peacock, and SkyGO video streaming platforms
FÜRTH — Axinom, an expert in modular and robust video streaming solutions, expands its technical partnership with Sky, a leading UK-based broadcaster and pay-TV provider. The partnership includes development based on a modern technology stack, as well as maintenance support for some of the largest streaming initiatives with millions of users – WOW, Now, Peacock, and SkyGO.
The partnership that started in 2007 has now expanded into technical cooperation with an aim to develop and enhance the capabilities of Sky’s streaming initiatives. “Our partnership with Sky goes back to the early days of streaming, and we’re very proud to be still working together in the modern era of OTT,” says Ralph Wagner, Chief Executive Officer at Axinom. “We are pairing our experience and advanced know-how with our expertise in state-of-the-art technologies such as GraphQL, React, and Node.js to support Sky with the emerging business requirements and technical challenges.”
“The expansion of the partnership is a validation of our decades of hard work,” says Magnus Leppik, Chief Operating Officer at Axinom. “The shared values of trust and innovation have been essential in our continued success. Both teams at Sky and Axinom collaborate closely, with continuous integration, for an agile and streamlined development.”
“Axinom provides a seamless extension to our cross-platform engineering team, as we look to step-change the customer experience of our OTT services in Europe. High caliber software engineers with domain experience in cross-platform OTT services are a scarce commodity, and Axinom has a strong team that provides our business-critical support.” Ben Lavender – Group Director, Product Management – Sky