Dubbed the “Netflix of Sports”, Kayo Sports is a multi-sport streaming service with over 50 sports instantly streamed in Australia.
by Kelly Moulton
Kayo Sports (Australia) Summary
Service Launched: November 2018
Devices: Kayo is available via web browser on Chrome, Safari, Firefox and Microsoft Edge, via iOS and Android smartphones and tablets and on TV with Telstra TV, Apple TV, Android TV and Chromecast Ultra.
Geographic availability: Australia
100,000+ Subscribers: News Corp chief executive Robert Thomson announced in February that Kayo Sports had reached 100,000 paying subscribers.
Summary: Dubbed the “Netflix of Sports”, Kayo Sports is a multi-sport streaming service with over 50 sports instantly streamed in Australia. Launched in 2018, it is the most comprehensive sports streaming service in the country. With a revolutionizing frontend user experience, combined with Vimond’s robust and flexible backend technology, Kayo Sports is positioned to be a key player in the Australian sports market in the years to come.
Kayo features the biggest Australian sports including Cricket, Aussie Rules, Rugby League, Rugby Union and Motorsports, as well as the best overseas competitions such as NBA, NFL, Formula 1, MLB, European football, tennis and much more.
Kayo also offers customers exclusive, ground-breaking features including SplitView, Key Moments and No Spoilers, which enable fans to watch how they want, when they want.
All the non-stop sport can be streamed on iOS and Android devices, Laptop, PC and on TV with Telstra TV, Apple TV, Android TV and Chromecast Ultra.
Vimond provides the backend OVP software. With our VCC platform and our Content Management System, Kayo Sports has the ability to easily manage their various assets. With our Content Curator Module on top, Kayo Sports can editorialise their content.
In addition to using our powerful backend, Kayo Sports are utilizing the Vimond Next Platform, which consists of our brand-new Content APIs and Play Services. This allows them to reduce operational costs and ensures instant scalability.
Scope of Services: Vimond OVP
Components delivered: Content Management, Asset Management and Content Curator