BRINGING SPORTS TO LIFE
Sportcast - a subsidiary of DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga.
Sportcast belongs to the largest TV producers of live sport worldwide and is responsible for the preparation, implementation as well as the post-processing of multimedia productions. Sportcast guarantees medial productions at the highest level by considering systematic quality management.
Sportcast produces per season all 617 matches of the German Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 for DFL.
Sportcast has realized more than 11,000 TV productions since 2006.
Sportcast is responsible for the technical infrastructure of DFL's international product portfolio.
CONTRIBUTION & DISTRIBUTION
Sportcast oversees the contribution and global distribution of all video signals of the Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2. For this purpose, the different signals are checked for quality and made available to all licence partners worldwide.
Sportcast operates the Bundesliga fibre network, connecting all Bundesliga venues.
Sportcast transmits the world feed live in up to 208 countries.
Sportcast provides the world feed also via satellite.
DFL MEDIA HUB
The DFL Media Hub is the central source for various media products of DFL, the Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 clubs and numerous partners, the clubs’ own digital content and Bundesliga reporting by numerous channels. The infrastructure is available to national and international licensees around the clock and is an integral component of the media value chain.
Almost any match scene from the 1963/64 Bundesliga season until now is available in the archive.
The archive is the basis for the Video-on-Demand offer by DFL.
The archive preserves 185,000 hours of historical and current film and video material.
All contents can be easily retrieved through a web-based, user-friendly search function.
The archive grows annually by 12,000 hours of football content.
By means of consistent innovation and technology management as well as the latest production technology, Sportcast integrates throughout a target-orientated consolidation of video- and audio-signals as well as data-feeds and graphic elements innovative products and services live into the world feed.
Sportcast integrates augmented reality graphic elements for selected matches live into the world feed.
Automated close-ball mixing
Sportcast has developed an automated audio production concept through the networked use of data.
Sportcast produces one match of the Bundesliga in UHD per match day.
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