iflix is 2016 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific video on demand company of the year
By Digital News Asia February 3, 2017
- Winners demonstrated exemplary growth and performance in 2015
- iflix acquired more than a million subscribers within six months of launching its service
iflix an Internet TV service for emerging markets was named the 2016 Asia Pacific Video on Demand Company of the Year by Frost & Sullivan, a research and growth consulting firm.
Winners of the Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Provider of the Year category demonstrated exemplary growth and performance in 2015.
Contenders were evaluated based on key criteria including leadership in customer value, leadership in market penetration and degree of innovation in products and technologies.
Having achieved exceptional growth, acquiring more than a million subscribers within six months of launching its service, iflix continues to build its presence throughout Asia Pacific.
The company’s strong technological performance and feature deployment including low bandwidth streaming, offline viewing and easy payment options provide a consistent user experience across all screens (mobile, tablets, PCs and TV sets).
iflix further offers members a content library with a selection of first run exclusives, award winning movies and shows, plus international, local and regional programs through its content partnerships with studios, production houses and distributors including Fox, BBC, Warner Bros., Disney, MGM, Paramount Pictures and many more.
Frost & Sullivan senior vice president Andrew Milroy commented: “We recognise that iflix’s receipt of this award is the result of many individuals (employees, customers, and investors) making daily choices to believe in the organization and contribute in a meaningful way to its future.”
iflix Group co-founder and CEO Mark Britt (pic) commented: “We are thrilled to have won such a prestigious award from an industry leader like Frost & Sullivan. This award is a testament to the hard work we’ve put in over the past year to become a leader in the emerging markets SVOD industry.”
Now available in Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Brunei, the Maldives and Pakistan, iflix will roll out its service to additional emerging markets in the coming months.
Insights into scaling up your business
Digerati50: Turning broadcast TV on its head
iflix celebrates first birthday
For more technology news and the latest updates, follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn or Like us on Facebook.