Leading Sports Broadcaster

Customer Success Story

A leading sports broadcaster, offers simulcasts of a variety of sports content through cable providers on their award-winning app. As an early adopter of the TV Everywhere movement, this app delivers 24/7 live programming from any of their networks via computer, smartphone, tablet, smart TV and Xbox. Their app’s video is delivered in partnership with Conviva for one single goal: to ensure the best quality experience for their viewers.

"Our customers expect the same high-quality experience on their iPhone as they do on their flat screen TV. With Conviva, we are able to ensure that our fans can watch their favorite game on the go, anytime, anywhere and at the absolute best quality picture possible."

~ Damon Phillips
Vice President, Major US Mobile Streaming Sports Broadcaster
  • Challenge
  • Solution
  • Result
This sports app clearly understands the critical importance of the digital transition. Their goal has always been to provide the same quality TV broadcast experience to their new generation of fans. As the leader in sports media, this major sports broadcaster wanted to ensure their app provided the most current, trending videos at the highest viewing quality. The app is viewed on iPhone, iPad, Xbox, Roku, Samsung Smart TV, Android, Flash, HTML5 and Silverlight. To ensure quality was optimal on all devices, they required a clear view into audience statistics across multiple devices. Critical to their success was the ability to make necessary adjustments in real time.<br />
Challenge
This sports app clearly understands the critical importance of the digital transition. Their goal has always been to provide the same quality TV broadcast experience to their new generation of fans. As the leader in sports media, this major sports broadcaster wanted to ensure their app provided the most current, trending videos at the highest viewing quality. The app is viewed on iPhone, iPad, Xbox, Roku, Samsung Smart TV, Android, Flash, HTML5 and Silverlight. To ensure quality was optimal on all devices, they required a clear view into audience statistics across multiple devices. Critical to their success was the ability to make necessary adjustments in real time.