Panasonic starts developer portal for VIERA Connect Platform

Panasonic Corporation announced today the launch of VIERA Connect Developers, a public web
portal, to invite IPTV application developers to write applications for its
VIERA Connect cloud-based TV service.

The new portal allows developers to take advantage of
quick response and rich multimedia HD expression capabilities of its VIERA Connect platform.
Applications built for the platform can be deployed in VIERA
Connect, which has become available worldwide from this spring.

Only applications meeting specification approval criteria will be made
available on the VIERA Connect service (For further details, please refer to
the VIERA Connect Developers website)

VIERA Connect provides viewers with a wide line up of
applications which run on Panasonic’s cutting-edge Application Execution Engine
developed with Cloud-based IPTV service – where applications exists in the
cloud, no need to download them on the TV, Fast startup and ultra-quick
response which provides seamless screen transitions on full HD TV and Rich
multimedia expression using three dimensional graphic technology

The newly launched VIERA Connect Developers will use
market leading streamlined processes to improve time to market for application
developers and media companies.

The portal site hosted by Accedo Partner Programs on
behalf of Panasonic will further expand the number of attractive applications
for VIERA Connect by providing access to VIERA Connect’s application program
interface (API), technical information, reference code and other assistance
required to develop VIERA Connect applications. As a result, VIERA Connect will
provide TV viewers attractive content and experiences that fully utilize the
large-screen VIERA HDTV.


VIERA Connect, which is available in approximately 100
countries around the world since spring this year, offers a wide range of
applications, such as video-on-demand services, music, sports, games, health
and fitness, to meet the needs unique to each market. By launching this site,
Panasonic will significantly expand its lineup of innovative applications and
will provide new TV viewing experience and entertainment in their living rooms.

By Team
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