BUFFALO – May 4, 2016 – Synacor, Inc. (Nasdaq:SYNC), the trusted multiscreen technology and monetization partner for video, internet and communications providers, device manufacturers and enterprises, today announced that AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T), the largest pay TV provider in the United States, has awarded a portal services contract to Synacor.
In partnership with AT&T, Synacor will:
- Develop and manage innovative desktop and mobile portal services designed to drive user engagement
- Populate these experiences with rich content sourced from popular brands
- Monetize these experiences through search and advertising
“We are honored to have been selected from among the contenders AT&T considered in their evaluation process,” said Synacor CEO Himesh Bhise. “We are thrilled that AT&T will be using our managed portal services, mobile apps, and advertising solutions in this important initiative to deepen engagement with their customers. We already are developing initial products for deployment in 2016, and have started working on a next-gen product for 2017.”