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Accedo powers 4KUniverse on Amazon Fire TV

March 21, 2017

4KUniverse, the 24/7 Ultra HD general entertainment channel in North America, has announced the launch of its SVoD service on Amazon Fire TV, created and powered by Accedo, the video experience pioneer.

4KUniverse is available across linear, cable and satellite TV and multiple OTT devices, offering around the clock Ultra HD TV series, movies, documentaries and sports.

“Keeping up with the demands of our expanding OTT community is key to us at 4KUniverse. The scalability of Accedo’s cost-effective Videa solution offers flexibility as we grow our subscriber base and ensures a consistent, 4K Ultra HD video experience at all times. We’re excited to deliver 4KUniverse to 4K TV owners nationwide via Amazon Fire TV,” explained Matthew Mancinelli, CEO, 4KUniverse.

Accedo’s Videa publishing platform enables 4KUniverse to build and manage customised video applications, without the need for additional design or development. Content can be dynamically managed across all devices from one streamlined interface, offering unparalleled flexibility. With Videa, 4KUniverse can deliver content and UI changes to every supported device, with no need to rewrite code. Videa’s easy-to-use, responsive platform creates tailored video applications with rapid time to market and low costs.

“We’re thrilled to be working with 4KUniverse”, commented David George, SVP North America, Accedo. “As the first channel of its kind, it’s hugely exciting to be contributing to its growth with Videa.”

The 4KUniverse channel on Amazon’s Fire TV will be live by May.

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