Video Platform

The ‘must-have’ solution for sports content, live and on-demand


Sports Video Platform is brought to you by Simplestream, in synergy with Globecast, to combine a premium offering with affordability

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Sports Video Platform lets operators and rights holders go to market in as little as 12 weeks with a customisable solution that can cover every aspect of distribution: from the backend to frontend applications, across 15+ platforms. Optimised for both live and on demand content, with industry-leading reliability and scalability.

Powered by many years of extensive development, Sports Video Platform is the culmination of Simplestream’s suite of core products – Media Manager, App Platform, and Channel Studio – and it’s brought to sports properties and brands, globally, in synergy with Globecast for 24/7 support.

Sports video platform combines

Media Manager

App Platform

Channel Studio

Enterprise OTT Workflows

bespoke software development

syndication to 3rd party platforms

server-side ad insertion & Monetisation

fully managed service - 24/7 uk-based support

Globecast provides the fully managed services for production, ingest, and encoding workflows, as well as eyes-on support, which encompasses a 24/7 service desk with instant Slack and telephone support during live events. The alliance with Simplestream extends to live channel acquisition from satellite, leveraging a global network of facilities and meeting budget-related demands among customers thanks to different levels of failover.

Livestream scheduler

Livestream Scheduler is the latest enhancement to the data module to manage workflows for live event streaming within Media Manager.

It’s the ‘go to’ solution to simplify the workflow multiple live event schedules require, especially in large organisations drawing feeds from a plethora of providers.

Cloud based

Schedule live events directly within the cloud.

Unique Dashboard

Manage configuration from a single dashboard.

Geo location

Geo-locate your content for perfect playback, across the globe.


Define blackouts by time or programme.

Key features

Live events management,
Made simple

Content partners set-up

Event imagery and metadata validation

Creation of encoder ingest points

Real-time monitoring of in-progress events

Packaging into a wide variety of formats

APIs to retrieve the live event streamsEasy integration into existing applications

Booking of live events

Easy integration into existing applications

Your success is at the core of what we do

Learn from our clients’ stories

How Simplestream revamped an existing set of OTT applications for the subscription-based sports service GAAGO owned and operated by RTÉ and GAA.

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How Simplestream brought strong orchestration and event data management capabilities under the same roof for Canadian telco TELUS.

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How Simplestream powered the relaunch of URC TV on Android and iOS by integrating multiple existing providers into a single service.

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