Accenture app brings cricket to life

Accenture app brings cricket to life
SHARE
THIS



Cricket Australia fans will be able to watch the Ashes Test Series on their computers, tablets and mobile phones through a new app.

Cricket Australia has awarded Accenture a five-year contract to build and deploy live streaming and subscription management services to supports its digital broadcast offering.

Deployed on Telstra’s Cloud Infrastructure, the ‘Cricket Australia Live: The Official App’ is now available to download.

Ben Amarfio, Cricket Australia’s executive general manager of media, communications and marketing, said: “Given the huge demand for tickets to this summer’s matches, we know cricket lovers are eagerly awaiting the start of the season. While nothing quite compares to being at a match live, users of the app and the subscription streaming service will still be able to catch all of the cricket action wherever they may be.”

Russell Smyth, communications, media and technology lead at Accenture, added: “In today’s digital era, consumers feel more empowered, both in terms of what they expect to consume and how they choose to consume it. Designed with fans in mind, this innovative service will allow Cricket Australia subscribers to enjoy high quality streaming.” 

Please login with linkedin to comment

Latest News

Tracey Spicer (Journalist & Presenter) at Radio Alive 2018 at Radio Alive 2018
  • Media

Tracey Spicer: Commercial Radio Home To “Some Of The Most Toxic Workplaces”

Media veteran Tracey Spicer has delivered a grim assessment of Australia’s commercial radio industry in how it deals with sexual harassment in the workplace. Speaking as part of a panel at the Radio Alive 2018 conference in Melbourne on Friday, Spicer said she has witnessed “tremendous change happen at the very top end of town” […]

by B&T Magazine

B&T Magazine
Kyle Sandilands and Jackie Henderson (Kyle & Jackie O) from KIIS at the 2015 ACRA Awards
  • Media

Kyle & Jackie O Crowned Best On-Air FM Team At 2018 Commercial Radio Awards

KIIS 1065 breakfast duo Kyle Sandilands and Jackie “O” Henderson have won the Best On-Air Team (Metro FM) category at the 30th Australian Commercial Radio Awards (ACRAs). Held on Saturday night at the Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre, and hosted by The Chaser’s Chris Taylor and Andrew Hansen, the ACRAs celebrated the best and brightest talent in […]

Digital Asset Management Solution Collaboro A Natural Fit With Open Data Initiative
  • Technology

Digital Asset Management Solution Collaboro A Natural Fit With Open Data Initiative

Digital asset management solution Collaboro claims its offering is a natural fit with Adobe’s, Microsoft’s and SAP’s new Open Data Initiative, as more organisations centralise their data on a single platform to improve their customer management and improve marketing performance.   According to Warwick Boulter (main photo), co-founder and CEO of Collaboro, a leading full-service solution for managing enterprise-level […]