Synacor, WOW! launch new customer portal

Synacor Inc. (Nasdaq: SYNC) and WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), one of the nation´s broadband providers, has announced that the companies have launched a new WOW! customer portal, and renewed, extended, and expanded their partnership, the companies said.

The agreement continues the current relationship that covers portal, advertising, and email services.

WOW!´s residential customers will have an upgraded portal experience, enhanced with Synacor´s Advanced Cloud ID solution, which simplifies the WOW! TV Everywhere login experience. Now, WOW! TV subscribers will only have to sign in on devices once to access authenticated TV Everywhere apps. Once a user is signed into one app, all other participating provider apps on a connected TV or mobile device will automatically log the user into all other supported apps requiring authentication.

WOW! has a service area that passes over three million residential, business and wholesale consumers. It provides service in 19 markets, primarily in the Midwest and Southeast, including Illinois, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Maryland, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina, Florida and Georgia. With an expansive portfolio of advanced services including high‐speed Internet services, cable TV, phone, business data, voice, and cloud services, the company is dedicated to provide outstanding customer service at affordable prices. Visit wowway.com or wowforbusiness.com for more information.

Synacor is a 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, end-to-end video solutions and cloud-based identity management.