STATS, the worldwide provider of sports data and intelligence, has announced a new deal to provide data and research support for a major global broadcast and telecommunications conglomerate for four years and more than USD 10 million, the company said.
The deal serves as an extension and expansion of a long-standing relationship between the corporation and STATS to provide global sports coverage for its customers through STATS´ industry-leading data feeds.
As part of the new agreement, STATS research and data will support the client´s broadcasts of some of the world´s largest sporting events, as well as regional and local sports coverage. All major North American and international sports will be covered in the agreement, including MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL and EPL. In addition, STATS data will support hosted and mobile sports solutions across the company´s platforms.
The deal marks the fifth major new contract for STATS in the past four months, having previously announced the signing of four Fortune 100 companies to multi-year contracts totaling more than USD 60 million.
STATS is the global provider of sports intelligence, operating at the intersection of sports and technology. The world´s most innovative brands, technology companies, leagues and dozens of world championship teams trust STATS to find their winning edge. STATS combines the industry´s fastest and most accurate data platform with video analysis, sports content and research, player tracking through STATS SportVUÂ®, and a range of customizable digital solutions for brands. The pioneer of live sports data, STATS continues to speed innovation in the industry enhancing both team performance and fan experience. For more information, go to www.stats.com and follow STATS on Twitter @STATSEngage.