Synacor renews portal, identity, email platforms with cable operator

Synacor (NASDAQ: SYNC) has announced it has renewed an expansive deal with Mediacom Communications, a top ten multichannel video service provider in the US, the company said.

Under the agreement, Mediacom extends its existing portal and advertising agreement and expands use of Synacor´s identity management and authentication platform, Advanced Cloud ID. In addition, Mediacom has also renewed its service agreement for Synacor´s Zimbra email and collaboration platform.

Using Synacor´s suite of services, Mediacom subscribers will be able to securely access account management systems with unified credentials and seamlessly watch authenticated video across devices without having to repeatedly enter passwords.

Synacor is the trusted technology development, multiplatform services and revenue partner for video, Internet and communications providers, device manufacturers, governments and enterprises. Synacor´s mission is to enable its customers to better engage with their consumers. Its customers use Synacor´s technology platforms and services to scale their businesses and extend their subscriber relationships. Synacor delivers managed portals, advertising solutions, email and collaboration platforms, and cloud-based identity management.