Cablefax Selects CSG’s Solutions and Leadership for Cable Industry Recognition
CSG Systems International, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSGS), a global provider of interactive transaction-driven solutions and services, received new awards recognizing the company’s innovative software and leadership.
CSG Ascendon™, the company’s digital services platform, earned a New Product Award in the software category and placed as a finalist in the Cloud Solution category at the Cablefax Tech Awards. The awards honor technology innovation and recognize the best and brightest executives from the world of cable, online video and technology.
In addition, Kent Steffen, president of CSG’s global OTT business, was honored as one of Cablefax’s Most Innovative People in Multiscreen in recognition of his work to lead CSG’s expansion into the digital content monetization space, adding movie studios, OTT players, retailers and cable industry leaders to the CSG Ascendon portfolio.
“When we created CSG Ascendon, we set out to bring something new to the market that would help our clients not just deliver content to the multiscreen world, but do it in a way that offers a compelling brand experience across screens,” said Kent Steffen, president of global OTT business at CSG International. “We’ve created a customer-focused, nimble approach to offering content anywhere that produces immediate results for our clients. Everyone at CSG is thankful for Cablefax’s recognition of our efforts.
Kent Steffen also joined cable industry leaders during the inaugural Cablefax Multiscreen Summit for a panel session discussing ‘Acronym Soup: How to Survive the Multiscreen Chaos’ offering perspective on the best ways to manage and monetize content across devices.
For more about Kent Steffen and his perspectives on delivering a compelling customer experience in the multiscreen era, read the latest issue of Cablefax The Magazine.
About CSG Ascendon
Through its leading-edge functionality, CSG Ascendon enables consumers to seamlessly browse, pay for and play video content across multiple device platforms. CSG Ascendon powers innovative digital service strategies for several market-leading studios, retailers and service providers, including Comcast through XFINITY On Campus; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment; Cineplex Entertainment; ESPN; Media-Saturn and more. The platform overlays existing billing support systems, point-of-sale and device app stores, enabling providers to quickly launch and monetize new digital services without the need to replace existing infrastructure.
About CSG International
CSG Systems International, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGS) is a market-leading business support solutions and services company serving the majority of the top 100 global communications service providers, including leaders in fixed, mobile and next-generation networks such as AT&T, Charter Communications, Comcast, DISH, Orange, Reliance, SingTel Optus, T-Mobile, Telefonica, Time Warner Cable, Vodafone, Vivo and Verizon. With over 30 years of experience and expertise in voice, video, data and content services, CSG International offers a broad portfolio of licensed and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based products and solutions that help clients compete more effectively, improve business operations and deliver a more impactful customer experience across a variety of touch points. For more information, visit our website at www.csgi.com.
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