Verizon Digital Media Services said its Uplynk video streaming service is being used to underpin Stadium Digital’s All Access Platform, an OTT service and "digital loyalty and fan engagement platform" in Canada that offers live and VOD programming and game-day highlights.
Stadium Digital works with several leagues in Canada, including the Canadian Hockey League (CHL) and its regional leagues, the Ontario Hockey League (OHL), Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) and Western Hockey League (WHL), as well as several Canadian Football League (CFL) teams, including the Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Toronto Argonauts and Winnipeg Blue Bombers.
In addition to games and highlights, the service also features contents for fans and sponsor offers.
VDMS said its Uplynk Video Streaming service will next be used to stream Ticats TV Live coverage of the pregame, halftime and postgame shows when the Hamilton Tiger-Cats face the Toronto Argonauts on Monday, Sept. 4.
VDMS partners include Newsy, ABC/Disney, Sinclair Broadcasting Group, Vice, and Hearst Media Group, and go90, Verizon’s free, ad-supported OTT service, among others.