Recent Posts by Will Strauss, Editor

Sports TV Awards showcase: Outstanding Production Achievement (Event)

In the last of the category showcases ahead of tonight’s Sports TV Awards ceremony, SVG Europe profiles the projects that have been nominated for the Outstanding Production Achievement (Event) award. In this category, SVG Europe recognises a sports production that has delivered outstanding live coverage for viewers and/or media partners and pushed the boundaries of […]  More

Sports TV Awards showcase: Outstanding Production Achievement (Innovation)

Ahead of tonight’s Sports TV Awards ceremony, SVG Europe is continuing to profile all of the projects that have been nominated for an award. Here, the spotlight turns to the Outstanding Production Achievement (Innovation) award. In this category, SVG Europe recognises a creative, technical or operational innovation included within a production that has pushed the […]  More

DFL to provide real-time match analysis using Amazon Web Services

The technology partnership forged between the Deutsche Fußball Liga (DFL) and Amazon Web Services (AWS), first announced in January, will start to bear fruit from today (Tuesday 26 May) when a new range of match stats are rolled out for Bundesliga match coverage. “Bundesliga Match Facts powered by AWS” will provide real-time statistics that provide […]  More

Sports TV Awards Showcase: Outstanding OTT Experience award

As Wednesday’s Sports TV Awards ceremony edges ever closer, SVG Europe is profiling all of the projects that have been nominated for an award. Today the spotlight turns to the Outstanding OTT Experience award. The Outstanding OTT Experience award will be given to a sports OTT or streaming service, feature or app that in the […]  More

Sports OTT Forum 2020: Final chance to register for online event

In lieu of the Sports OTT Forum event that was due to take place in London on 27 May 2020, SVG Europe will be producing exclusive OTT and streaming-related video content and making it available online to members and sponsors on the same date. Sports OTT Forum 2020 online, sponsored by Panasonic, will feature live […]  More

SVG Europe Sports TV Awards 2020 ceremony set for 27 May

The winners of the SVG Europe Sports TV Awards 2020, sponsored by Canon, will be announced during an ‘as live’ online awards ceremony at 5pm (UK time) on Wednesday 27 May. Hosted by sports broadcaster and presenter Abi Stephens, the ceremony will premiere on the SVG Europe Youtube channel, SVG Europe Facebook page, and the SVG Europe Sports TV […]  More

Sports OTT Forum 2020: F1 joins speaker line up, More details on live Facebook session released

Julian Tan, Formula One, Head of Digital Business Initiatives & Esports, has been added to the speaker line-up for SVG Europe’s online version of the Sports OTT Forum which is taking place on Wednesday 27 May. Sports OTT Forum 2020 online, sponsored by Panasonic, will feature exclusive live and ‘as live’ interviews and panel sessions […]  More

M2A Media launches AWS Elemental-based live feed delivery service for sport

M2A Media has launched a new product that allows broadcasters and sports-rights owners to schedule and automate the global delivery of live video feeds using AWS Elemental transport solutions from Amazon Web Services (AWS). The M2A Connect console and API offers subscription management, automated event scheduling, bulk entitlements, event-based feed transformations, monitoring and reporting. The […]  More