TECHNOLOGY & INNOVATION PORTAL

European investment group Investindustrial has made a €200m ($239.7

International sailing championship SailGP and US multinational computer technology company Oracle have expanded their data partnership to help improve team performances and the fan experience

Latest effort seeks to create unified, mobile-based fan experience

Dashboard developed by technology company will monitor stadium controls

The International Equestrian Federation (FEI) has signed a five-year licensing agreement with interactive entertainment company GoGallop to collaborate on a series of egames

Adam Nelson talks to Jurg Capol, marketing director of the International Ski Federation (FIS) about how the organisation has endured the Covid-19 pandemic thanks to digital innovations.

The National Football League has announced a multiyear partnership with US global technology company Cisco, which has been designated an official technology partner of the NFL.

Voices

Steve Payne, senior vice president of global strategic partners and business development for media technology and services company MediaKind, explores the increased prominence of streaming in recent media rights agreements

Michael Uva, vice-president at 160over90, explains how the NBA’s culture of evolution and embracing change has enabled it to deepen ties with fans and brands during the pandemic

Trading card company grows presence in blockchain-based collectibles

Sports streaming broadcaster DAZN is to offer its customers in Italy a free month’s subscription after its live coverage of two Serie A matches was hit by technical issues.

Maker of app development platform gets branding to stadium club and suite level

Greek basketball team Panathinaikos BC has announced an extension to its agreement with US-based sports technology and analytics firm Synergy Sports

Steve Payne, senior vice president of global strategic partners and business development for media technology and services company MediaKind, explores the increased prominence of streaming in recent media rights agreements

Latest acquisition comes just days after company's buy of VSiN

The Super League Triathlon series says its acquisition of Racecheck, the endurance race finder and review platform, does not signal an ambition to become a mass participation event organiser

Latest investment includes several high-profile pro athletes

For a global perspective on the business of sport from New York, London & Singapore

Deal reflects fast-growing consumer interest in blockchain technology

Large group of high-profile investors reflect surging fan interest in NFTs