Recent Posts by Jo Ruddock

Stats Perform to launch Opta Vision live data feeds for 2022/23 football season

Stats Perform has announced a new series of advanced football metrics with the introduction of live Opta Vision data feeds for the 2022/23 football season. By combining Stats Perform’s Opta event data with tracking data to create a single, merged dataset, Opta Vision is said to deliver richer performance insights to professional teams and create […]  More

Extended UCI and Warner Bros. Discovery partnership signals exciting new era for the Mountain Bike World Cup

The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) has selected Warner Bros. Discovery (WBD) to deliver a new vision for mountain biking which will see the global media and entertainment company combine all its assets and expertise to elevate the sport and reach a new global audience. To deliver a completely new vision for the future of mountain […]  More

ATP Media scales delivery of live match content with M2A Connect

ATP Media, the global sales, broadcast production and distribution arm of the ATP Tour, has chosen M2A Media’s M2A Connect to power the delivery of its live tournament feeds. ATP Media required a solution to automate its use of AWS Media Services, while providing an operational managed service so as to centralise the acquisition and distribution […]  More

SailGP renews distribution partnership with Story10

SailGP, the purpose-driven global sailing championship, and sports video production and distribution agency Story10 have renewed their partnership to increase international event exposure and fan engagement of Season 3 of SailGP. After two successful seasons, SailGP Season 3 features a busier race course, with new franchise teams Canada and Switzerland added to the roster, as well as […]  More

NEP supports BBC Studios to deliver the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

NEP has worked with BBC Studios Events to provide facilities for the host broadcasts operation in celebration of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee earlier this month. Overseen by project manager Richard Lancaster, NEP delivered the outside broadcast across five separate events, including the BBC Platinum Jubilee Concert and Pageant. NEP outside broadcast trucks, including Venus, Sargasso […]  More

Mediapro Group agrees refinancing plan

Mediapro Group has reached an agreement with its creditor funds to refinance its financial debt, which amounted to over €900 million. The agreement includes a €620 million capital increase with immediate effect, fully subscribed by the group’s majority shareholder, Southwind Group. The majority of these funds will be used to repay debt, bringing it to […]  More

Tracey Fielden appointed country director, ITCG at Canon UK & Ireland

Canon UK & Ireland has named Tracey Fielden country director, Imaging Technologies & Communications Group (ITCG). In her new role, she reports directly into Yusuke Mizoguchi, senior managing director, Canon UK & Ireland, and will join the executive leadership team.  Fielden will be responsible for driving sales of Canon’s ITCG products, further strengthening the company’s brand […]  More

FC Barcelona to create personalised basketball highlights using WSC Sports’ automation technology

WSC Sports’ automation platform is set to be used by FC Barcelona to create automated basketball highlights and engaging social content from both the Liga Endesa and Copa del Rey competitions, to be shared across FC Barcelona’s owned and operated platforms. FC Barcelona basketball fans will experience personalised game highlights tailored to their preferences across […]  More

Vizrt unveils fourth edition of Viz Trio

Vizrt has announced the fourth edition of Viz Trio, featuring a new, customisable interface that enables operators to adjust each Viz Trio to their own monitor set-up and preference. The new improved data-integration also lets users set-up a live data source in minutes, streamlining the data-centric real-time graphics workflow – allowing data-driven stories to be told more easily. […]  More