Sports

Octopus is a perfect fit not just for live broadcasting to cover the pre-game shows, halftime shows or post-game shows, but also for 24/7 sports channels to prepare all their sports-related news and studio shows.

Score big with Octopus

End-to-end management of sports production

Manage the entire lifecycle of your live and pre-recorded content. Octopus empowers efficient handling of topics, video clips, live graphic manipulation and scripting (notably of questions, presenter-spoken introductions, and wraps).

Flexible architecture
Scalable 

Flexibility

Flexibility is essential as part of the excitement of sports is that anything can happen to disrupt the flow of a game. Octopus is flexible in terms of timing a show, easiness of use of the predefined show templates, flexibility to manage sudden changes, prepare backup content, or quickly move backup stories into the rundown at the last minute.

Templates
Rundown last-minute changes
Timer

Fast media editing with 3rd party integrations

Octopus integrates with leading technology providers for Sports production.    

Native HTML 5 support
Integration with prompters, graphic systems, and playout systems
Instant replays

Quick CG

Octopus deep collaboration with graphic systems enables users to quickly create, add, and change graphics and game statistics directly in Octopus. Running the graphic plugin in a separate window is not necessary. It is possible to natively add and preview the graphics within your rundown or story folders.

« Plug-in-less » workflows
Support for various graphic systems providers

Multiplatform delivery

linear and digital broadcasting to enable sports fans to enjoy their favorite events from anywhere.

Integration with social media  
Publish to your CMS system

Aces up our sleeve

Octopus 11 Journalist App

Octopus 11 Journalist App

Produce content remotely   

Cover live events

Access your rundowns, stories, and folders from the field

Use the built-in mobile teleprompter   

iReporter

iReporter

Engage fans  

Get the best shots from sports events  

Expand the reach of your camera crew  

Octopus KO:R

Octopus KO:R

Plan tasks to be achieved before covering a game  

Create spaces for content sharing including images and videos  

Collaborate remotely with your production team   

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