Visiware’s PlayAlong solution was granted Most Innovative Broadcast solution award at the 3rd ICT Awards held in Singapore.
The jury of Singaporean top ICT & Media leaders was composed by IDA MDA, IE Singapore, CONSEIL SUPERIEUR DE L’AUDIOVISUEL, ICTO, ASIA PACIFIC BROADCASTING, MEDIACORP TECHNOLOGIES, NextGen TV / OTT, Digital Life Group, SINGTEL, Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, SMU, SMB, GOOGLE SE Asia, COTTY VIVANT, MARCHIZIO & LAUZERAL, Innovation & Services Department, UBIFRANCE.
The board awarded French companies participating in the Broadcast Asia 2012. This award acknowledges Visiware’s PlayAlong solution as a significant contribution to broadcaster’s, TV producers and Pay TV networks revenues and customer’s satisfaction.
The PlayAlong platform allows hundreds of thousands of viewers to extend their TV experience simultaneously using their computer, smartphone or digital tablet. The application has specifically been designed to fit all kinds of programmes (sports, interactive advertising, political debates, games, etc). It has been launched with producers like Endemol, and TV networks such ase Antena 3 in Spain, SBS6 in Netherlands, TV2 in Hungary, ZDF in Germany, TF1 in France, etc.
Colas Overkott, CEO stated: ” We are very proud to receive this prize. This is the crowning achievement of Visiware’s hard work and talented team. Visiware has reached its milestone of 700 second screen shows operated on 10 networks worldwide, including Astro in Malaysia and we are still looking to expand it in Asia, the US and Europe.”