Recent Posts by Heather McLean, SVG Europe

NFL Expands Partnership With Bruin’s OverTier Using Deltatre for OTT Tech

The National Football League (NFL) and OverTier, a Bruin Sports Capital company, have announced an expansion of their partnership for OverTier to operate NFL Game Pass, the league’s premium subscription OTT service. OverTier was created by Bruin to build and operate next-generation, sports, and entertainment direct-to-consumer streaming services. Bruin company, Deltatre, provides the streaming platform […]  More

Education For All: Broadcast Academy’s Ekta Hutton on Creating a Lasting Legacy

Sports broadcasting is all about the fan experience, encouraging the viewer to care and magnify the emotion. To make that possible, people in the television industry need education, and for those looking to get into this area, training needs to be made available. While this type of educational resource is readily available in some countries, […]  More

Limelight Networks on the Challenges Facing Live Sports Streaming

Everyone wants instant access to whatever content they want, wherever they are. With live sports as one of the key content types driving this demand, the sports broadcasting industry is facing a few issues in making it happen. We spoke with Steve Miller-Jones, vice president of product strategy, Limelight Networks, about the challenges and possible […]  More

MediaKind Takes VR in Sports Forward With Live 360-Degree Video Streams and Beyond

In a project commissioned by Deutsche Telekom, on December 9, 2018, a live 360-degree video stream of a basketball match between Telekom Baskets Bonn and EWE Baskets Oldenburg was delivered from the Telekom Dome in Bonn, Germany, to Deutsche Telekom’s Magenta Virtual Reality (VR) consumer app at 6K resolution. SVG Europe spoke with Stuart Boorn, […]  More