Mas to head Deltatre’s OTT division with Massive’s Downey stepping down

Sports and entertainment technology provider Deltatre has announced that Ron Downey will step down from his position as president of the company’s OTT division and that he will be replaced by live division president Gilles Mas. Downey was previously the CEO and co-founder of UK-based OTT firm Massive, acquired by Deltatre in November 2018. He […]

Deltatre unveils mtribes SaaS UX platform

Sports and entertainment technology provider Deltatre has unveiled mtribes, an OTT software-as-a-service user experience platform. The company said it took the decision to launch a new product in the midst of the Coronavirus crisis because it will enable customers to tackle the problems of understanding how their users are interacting with their service, how to […]

Deltatre strengthens global commercial team with pair of Adams

Sports and entertainment media tech vendor Deltatre has announced two senior hires in its global commercial team. The new appointees are former Perform executive Adam Bowley, and Adam Bigwood, who joins from WWE. Reporting to Pet Burns, VP commercial, Bigwood assumes the role of director of the company’s commercial division. In this role he will […]

Deltatre hits home run with hire of MLB’s Johnson

Sports and entertainment media tech vendor has hired James Johnson as its VP of Americas business development in the LIVE Division. Johnson will be responsible for the continued growth of Deltatre’s services across the US, Canada and Latin America. Working primarily in Deltatre’s New York office, Johnson will report to Stefan Eric Wildemann. The exec […]

Bruin reportedly mulling US$1bn sale of Deltatre

US sports investment outfit Bruin Sports Capital is mulling a possible US$1 billion sale of streaming technology company Deltatre according to Bloomberg, citing unnamed sources. According the news agency, Bruin, which is run by former IMG executive George Pyne, has hired advisors to look at a range of options including a possible sale of Deltatre, […]

Deltatre hires D’Oliveiro as APAC OTT commercial lead

Sports and entertainment service provider Deltatre has announced the appointment of Michael D’Oliveiro as its APAC OTT commercial director. In this role, D’Oliveiro will be responsible for managing accounts for the company’s key accounts in the region along with leading sales and developing business. Based in Singapore, he reports to Adam Nightingale, SVP of OTT. […]

Deltatre selected as tech provider for BritBox

Deltatre has been revealed as the tech provider of BritBox in the UK. The service, which launched in the country earlier this month, offers users a range of classic British TV for £5.99 per month following a 30-day free trial.  Having kicked off the offering, BritBox has disclosed it is utilising Deltatre’s AXIS targeted UX […]

Sports OTT provider Deltatre acquires UX specialist Massive

Sports-media technology company, Deltatre, has agreed to buy OTT software firm Massive Interactive in a deal worth roughly US$127 million. Deltatre said that the combined company will be the “largest independent OTT solution provider in the world,” with the deal helping the company to expand into the entertainment industry and widen its geographic reach in […]

FINA taps Deltatre for launch of OTT TV aquatic sports service

International aquatic sports organisation the Federation Internationale de Natation (FINA) has teamed up with Bruin Sports Capital-owned sports media technology outfit Deltatre to launch an OTT TV subscription service featuring exclusive coverage of its live events. The service, FINAtv, will kick off with comprehensive coverage of the FINA World Championships in Budapest. The service will […]

Deltatre chooses Civolution for second screen synchronisation

Digital sports services provider Deltatre has integrated content security specialist Civolution’s SyncNow audio content recognition system into its Diva platform for second screen applications. Diva is a video player that has been developed for the online sports market, including synchronised data, video and social integration. According to Civolution, the integration of SyncNow, by enabling real-time […]