Sports leagues and federations are becoming increasingly aware of the technologies required to handle the explosion of game-changing data, according to Genius Sports’ managing director, Nick Maywald.
Cisco predicts video will account for 80 per cent of all internet traffic by 2019. In this article Neulion, the digital video platform provider, explains the critical elements of a successful OTT video product.
Sport in focus: Football
Funding for a big-money Americas Champions league, contested by football clubs from North and South America, is likely to be announced next year, but the scale of the commercial and political challenge of bringing confederations, clubs and leagues into line has been recognised by the appointment of George Mitchell to the role. Kevin Roberts reports.
Using SMG-Insight’s data, SportBusiness International look at how audiences for the English Premier League and Major League Soccer compare
Digital replacement technology offers rights holders the ability to create additional advertising inventory and revenues. So why is Fifa unlikely to use the technology at Russia 2018? Matthew Glendinning investigates.