Accurate & consistent metadata

All of Opta's data is embedded with timecodes and metadata to help broadcasters reduce costs and increase efficiencies.

27 – Since August 2015, Lucas Perez has had a hand in more goals than any other Spaniard in La Liga (27). Mercurial. https://t.co/1FeNeCjWFe 2 hours ago

This week's @OptaJoe Big Match Preview is now online. Lunchtime twitter.com/OptaJoe/status… 5 hours ago

6 - Manchester United are unbeaten in six games against Ukrainian opposition in European competition (W4 D2). Confident. 5 hours ago

3 - Wayne Rooney netted a hat-trick on his Manchester United debut against Fenerbahce in September 2004. Reunion. https://t.co/P6O0pnU4AM 5 hours ago

4 - Only Kevin Lasagna (5) scored more goals than Simone Zaza (4) as a sub in Serie A last season. Spark. https://t.co/9qtN2W7nRt 5 hours ago

0 - Harry Kane has never scored a Premier League goal in August. Blank.#OptaJoePreview youtube.com/watch?v=y_JZnZ… 6 hours ago

2 - West Ham are the first English side to be eliminated in consecutive EL qualifying phases since Aston Villa in 2009/10 & 2010/11. Flat. 19 hours ago

1 - Astra Giurgiu scored with their first shot on target of the match versus West Ham. Countered. 21 hours ago

1 - West Ham have won only one of their last six European games, all Europa League qualifiers (D2 L3). Hurdle. 22 hours ago

16 - Cristiano Ronaldo (16) scored more goals in the Champions League last season than 26 teams netted in total. Menace. #UEFABestPlayer 23 hours ago

Logging & archiving

Accurate & consistent broadcast metadata

Opta understands the need for accurate and consistent broadcast metadata to assist your production workflows and create practical and usable match logs and video archives.

Opta's unique data collection system means that we embed all of our data with time codes and metadata which work together to help broadcasters to reduce costs and increase efficiencies.

Intergrated with market leading Media Asset Management software 

Our timestamped data is ideal for logging key match events in a robust and consistent manner and can be integrated into any 3rd party software packages.

We have also partnered with the most widely used services in the broadcast industry including:

EVS - Our data has been formatted to EVS IP Director format to allow automated integration and clip generation.
VizRT - Opta data has also been integrated with Viz One (VizRT’s Media Asset Management software) to make searching and archiving as easy as possible.
Dalet – We have also worked with Dalet, to integrate our data into their MaM software.