OTT platform, iflix, has partnered with software provider, Vewd, to certify the iflix app for the Vewd ecosystem.
OTT software provider Vewd, and OTT platform iflix, have collaborated to make iflix accessible on Vewd-enabled devices. iflix has partnered with the Vewd team to certify the iflix app for the Vewd ecosystem. Certification allows the iflix app to be deployed across millions of connected TVs and set-top boxes without challenging technical integration, the release stated.
Commenting on the partnership, CEO of iflix, Mark Britt, said: We aim to give users the freedom to enjoy iflix on any screen of their choice from their 6 mobile screen to 65 big screen television. Our partnership with Vewd is an important step to fulfilling that promise. Vewds leading-edge technology and connected Smart TV ecosystem allows us to integrate with platforms efficiently, whilst offering users an uncompromising user experience.
Expanding iflixs scope comes as demand for OTT services rises throughout the Asia-Pacific region, the release stated. iflix has reportedly more than 15 million subscribers across Southeast Asia, the Middle East and Africa.
CEO of Vewd, Aneesh Rajaram, added: iflix has established itself as one of the worlds pre-eminent subscription video-on-demand services. Having them join the worlds largest connected TV ecosystem underscores our commitment to providing the richest catalogue of key apps on connected TV devices. Now more than ever, Vewd can provide the industrys most comprehensive content offering for smart TV manufacturers and pay TV operators.