SteamAMG

Powering all VOD and live delivery for Netball New Zealand

StreamAMG has successfully delivered live and VOD highlights to Netball New Zealand global fans, with over 26,000 hours of netball watched.

Background

Netball New Zealand, Netball’s national sporting organisation has the responsibility for leading the development of the sport throughout New Zealand. In 2018, Netball New Zealand wanted to take the sport outside of New Zealand and create a website that allows international Netball fans the opportunity to view every game of the ANZ Premiership live and free, and available to watch across all devices. Introducing www.anzpremiership.co.nz.

Solution

StreamAMG will power all VOD and live delivery for Netball New Zealand’s offshore broadcast website through its award-winning OVP Stream Media Platform (StreamMP), as well as enabling the distribution of live match content to overseas fans of the National Governing Body. In addition, the integration of StreamAMG’s Cloud Pay provides a simple free registration and login process to access all video content.

StreamAMG’s award-winning OVP Media Platform has enabled Netball New Zealand to engage with their international fans, whilst gaining actionable, intelligent data on their end users by using MP’s real-time analytics reporting system. All of this alongside fully customisable front-end players and content monetisation options ensures that National Governing Bodies like Netball New Zealand are able to make the most out of the opportunities that online video provides. Netball New Zealand are now able to manage, monetise and distribute their video content more effectively.

David Cooper, Head of Commercial and New Business at Netball New Zealand said: “StreamAMG has worked with Netball New Zealand to take our netball content out to a global audience. The platform is relatively simple to use and offers a great fan experience. The StreamAMG platform looks clean and tidy and drops nicely into our own websites look and feel, providing a seamless experience.”

StreamAMG’s chief operating officer, Matt McKiernan added: “We’re delighted to be able to play a part in the continued growth of Netball New Zealand. Our platform allows rights holders’ unprecedented levels of control over their product and offers significant scope for expansion. We look forward to working with Netball New Zealand on more exciting developments in the OTT space in the future.”

Results

With the technology used behind Netball New Zealand’s website, they are now able to analyse data strategically and gain hard contact data on their international fans, as well as each fans individual digital consumption habits.

Since their launch in 2018, Netball New Zealand are now able to understand where their international audience is based, which includes Australia, UK, South Africa, Singapore, Malaysia, USA, Fiji, as well as Albania, Chile and Russia. StreamAMG has successfully delivered over 110,000 video plays across live and VOD highlights for Netball New Zealand, and over 26,000 hours of netball has been watched by global fans.

If you would like to know more about how you can watch every game of the ANZ Premiership live and free, please visit www.anzpremiership.co.nz.

Alternatively, if you would like to discuss how StreamAMG can support your organisation’s video needs, please email info@streamamg.com. or call us on 0800 061 2361.

Media Platform

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