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Clearleap and Accedo Partner to Provide Seamless and Scalable Multiscreen Solutions

Partnership Offers a Future-Proof Solution to Streamline Video Service Management and Cross-Screen App Development

ATLANTA, GA and STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN -- (Marketwired) -- 12/17/13 -- Clearleap, the leading provider of multiscreen video logistics for the television industry, has partnered with Accedo, the market-leading enabler of TV application solutions, to solve the fundamental challenges content owners and service providers face in the evolving Pay TV marketplace. The integration of Accedo's application development toolkit and Clearleap's subscriber and session management and modular workflow centralizes process intelligence and provides fully-scaled device management and control. It does this all while future-proofing for additional devices and platform updates.

In an increasingly complex multiscreen landscape, both companies adhere to the philosophy that roll out to new devices should be efficient and seamless from development to deployment. The complementary architectures allow both Clearleap and Accedo customers the flexibility to use the platforms as a white-label solution or to enable direct-to-consumer engagement. By extracting manual processes into automated, cloud-based application suites, the partnership accelerates deployment timeframes and allows for instant updates across devices. Compatible modular structures provide the capacity to plug in at any step in the process, which can support both an initial transition to a multiscreen strategy and the long-term management of those services.

"This partnership brings to market a proven solution that is not only efficient, but also future-proof," said Michael Lantz, CEO at Accedo. "Content owners and service providers are looking to work with technology partners that can support their existing platforms but also handle new devices and continuous updates. Our combined platforms emphasize our strengths and give our clients opportunities for expansion and flexibility within their multiscreen strategies."

"The development and delivery of content to devices is incredibly complex, even without the constant influx of new devices. Companies can no longer silo their multiscreen operations without sacrificing efficiency," said Dave Mowrey, VP, Product Management at Clearleap. "Together with Accedo, we're providing a premium service that simplifies the technological complexities in initiating and maintaining a multiscreen strategy. This gives our clients the flexibility to transition to new and evolving business models and focus on their core business of creating great content."

About Clearleap, Inc.
Clearleap accelerates the delivery of multiscreen services by alleviating the business, operational, and technical challenges facing content owners and video service providers in offering high-value video entertainment on all screens. Clearleap's innovative and modular software platform leverages massively scalable, secure, and redundant data centers and is in use today by many of the industry's largest brands. Privately held, Clearleap has its global headquarters in Atlanta with offices in NYC and San Francisco, and a European headquarters in Amsterdam, Netherlands. For more information, please visit www.clearleap.com.

About Accedo
Accedo is the market leading enabler of TV application solutions. Accedo provides applications, tools and services to media companies, consumer electronics and TV operators globally, to help them deliver the next-generation TV experience. Accedo's cloud-based platform solutions enable customers to cost-efficiently roll out and manage application offerings and stores for multiple devices and markets. Accedo is a privately held company founded in 2004 by telecom and media entrepreneurs Michael Lantz and Fredrik Andersson. Accedo is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden with branch offices in London, Madrid, New York, Palo Alto, Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Sydney, Santiago de Chile, and Cologne.
For more info, please see www.accedo.tv, Twitter: www.twitter.com/accedotv, Facebook: www.facebook.com/accedo.smarttv.

For further information please contact:
Lindsey Scott
LaunchSquad for Clearleap
+1 212 564 3665
Clearleap(at)launchsquad(dot)com

Communications Manager
Accedo
+44 1570 434632
+44 7733 231922
helen.weedon@accedo.tv

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