SPOX Taps Brightcove for Germany's Leading Sports Video Portal

SpoxGermany's leading sports video portal, SPOX.com, has chosen Brightcove as its online video platform. Beginning later this year, SPOX will use Brightcove to publish and distribute exclusive ad-supported video content from professional sports leagues in Germany and around the world, including the Champions League, DFB Cup, Formula 1, Premier League, PGA and boxing. The content is provided by Premiere, the leading pay TV operator in Germany and Austria and SPOX investor.

The deal was announced today at the Digital Life Design Conference in Munich where Jeremy Allaire was speaking on a panel about online video and advertising. The announcement today comes on the heels of the opening of our German headquarters in Hamburge and deals with OMS and Gruner + Jahr. We are very excited about the partnership with SPOX and the rapid adoption of our online video platform in the German market. Click here to read the full press release.