11 May 2017 Evertz helps enable real-time live sports production for DAZN in Japan
May 8, 2017 – Burlington, Canada – Evertz, the global leader in media and entertainment technology solutions, announces a successful DreamCatcher deployment with Perform Group Japan, working on their revolutionary live and on-demand sports streaming service, DAZN.
Based out of the United Kingdom, Perform Group is a leading digital sports content and media group that collects, produces, packages and distributes content for their B2B clients and fans across one digital platform. Last year, Perform launched its consumer-facing live and on-demand sports streaming platform, DAZN, in Japan, Germany, Austria and Switzerland. With a wide range of major global sports available as part of an affordable monthly subscription, fans can watch their favourite teams, leagues and players at home or on the go. In February, DAZN became the host broadcaster of Japan’s domestic football league – J.League – a partnership that will last for ten years.