Liberty Global plc (“Liberty Global”) (Nasdaq: LBTYA, LBTYB and LBTYK) announced the winners of its 2013 ‘Vendor Awards’ at the ‘Liberty Global Technology Summit’ in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Senior management from over 100 key vendor partners attended the event together with Liberty Global's senior management in the areas of technology, IT, product development and procurement.
Liberty Global recognized its partners’ achievements in three categories: ‘Best Product & Service Quality', 'Best Support & After Sales’ and ‘Best Innovation/Breakthrough’ at the Liberty Global Technology Summit.
The award for ‘Best Product & Service Quality' was won by SeaChange, while Cisco won the 'Best Support & After Sales’ award. The award for ‘Best Innovation/Breakthrough Supplier’ went to Alcatel-Lucent.
The winners of the three Liberty Global Technology Awards are selected based on input from a large number of senior executives across the entire Liberty Global group. It is the sixth time that Liberty Global has acknowledged its relationships with its partners and suppliers in this way, especially those relationships that have structurally supported the high level development and innovation of Liberty Global’s business.
“With the dedicated support of its partners, Liberty Global is constantly delivering great products and services, including Horizon TV. This revolutionary media and entertainment platform was successfully launched last year and has now been rolled out in four of our markets,’’ said Balan Nair, Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Liberty Global. “With these awards we express our appreciation for the outstanding work of our partners who are key on our journey to further innovation. The best is yet to come."
About Liberty Global
Liberty Global is the largest international cable company with operations in 14 countries. We connect people to the digital world and enable them to discover and experience its endless possibilities. Our market-leading triple-play services are provided through next-generation networks and innovative technology platforms that connected 24 million customers subscribing to 48 million television, broadband internet and telephony services at June 30, 2013.