Sports Industry
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Sports

Overview

With a growing globalized fan base, higher consumption of media, and ever increasing technological complexity, there has never been a more interesting and challenging time to be involved in the sports industry.  Commercial growth is accelerating and technology platforms are rapidly evolving, which presents an exceptionally lucrative, yet challenging market.  With technological disruption paving the way for new entrants, companies are constantly striving to establish their competitive advantage against their peers.

GlobalStep will help you gain a competitive edge by supporting your continuous innovation in technology platforms and product offerings.  We can augment your organization so that you can do a lot more for a lot less.  We have a wealth of technological expertise that will allow you to create increasingly complex products and run your organization smoothly in a rapidly evolving environment.

There has never been a more interesting and challenging time to be involved in the sports industry.

Solutions

  • Sensor Monitoring & Calibration

    If your business depends on installed sensors to gather sports data, GlobalStep can significantly decrease your management costs by monitoring and

  • Remote Server Management

    In a fast paced industry ever more dependent on data, servers make up the backbone of your company.  Our highly trained infrastructure managem

  • Data Traffic Management

    With potentially hundreds of files being transferred between your locations on any given day, effectively managing that data traffic is crucial to

  • Software Quality Assurance

    In a dynamic industry driven by rapid technological change, sports companies are continuously innovating to create new tools, program new servers,

  • Software Development

    In an industry that’s highly competitive, dynamic, and teeming with new entrants, companies are facing increasing pressure to shorten develop

  • Customer Service

    End user satisfaction is a key component of customer retention.  You design your product with the end user in mind, and you always want them t

  • Data Collection

    For many companies in the business of sports data analytics, collection costs can easily spiral out of control.  GlobalStep offers data collec

  • Database Management

    If your company provides sports data to clients, the integrity of your repository is paramount to effectively analyzing the data sets that you gene

  • Data Visualization And Modeling

    The data that your company generates can only be as useful as the insights it provides to empower decision makers.  Through a combination of o

  • Technical Support

    Companies need to be able to resolve their IT issues quickly for the organization to run effectively.   GlobalStep’s technical supp

Sensor Monitoring & Calibration

If your business depends on installed sensors to gather sports data, GlobalStep can significantly decrease your management costs by monitoring and calibrating the equipment remotely.  With years of experience in this area, we can provide you the right talent to ensure the sensors are optimally collecting data when you need them to.

Remote Server Management

In a fast paced industry ever more dependent on data, servers make up the backbone of your company.  Our highly trained infrastructure management team can remotely monitor and manage the load on your servers to ensure that they’re running optimally.  Through load balancing, setting up new servers when needed, deploying patches, and monitoring performance metrics, we can reduce operational downtime and optimize your server usage. 

Data Traffic Management

With potentially hundreds of files being transferred between your locations on any given day, effectively managing that data traffic is crucial to ensure that the right people get the right files at the right time.  GlobalStep can help you effectively manage your data traffic by optimizing your bandwidth to reduce operational downtime.  We can manage data traffic between servers to ensure that files are being transferred to the correct locations, and that bandwidth is being used optimally.

Software Quality Assurance

In a dynamic industry driven by rapid technological change, sports companies are continuously innovating to create new tools, program new servers, and move information to the cloud.  GlobalStep can work with you to rigorously test your software to ensure that it’s preforming optimally and is completely defect free.  We can collaborate closely with your development team to help fix defects early in the process and minimize costs while accelerating speed to market.  We can reduce product cycle times by utilizing automation wherever possible.  We can do load and performance tests to ensure that the product is able to support the high volumes of traffic when you need it most.

Software Development

In an industry that’s highly competitive, dynamic, and teeming with new entrants, companies are facing increasing pressure to shorten development cycles while simultaneously reducing cost.  GlobalStep can work with you to create high quality products:  production tools, database repositories, and end user applications.  With our extensive experience in the sports industry and roster of sports analysts to test your products, GlobalStep can deploy world class talent to build products that will wow your end users.

Customer Service

End user satisfaction is a key component of customer retention.  You design your product with the end user in mind, and you always want them to have an effortless experience with your product.  However user friendly you make it, they’ll always need support to use it effectively.  Whether it’s rapid response trouble shooting, sending defects to the QA team, or building a knowledge base that helps customers maximize the value of your products, GlobalStep’s customer service team can help increase customer satisfaction and retention GlobalStep can provide your customers the support they need to have an exceptional experience with your company.

Data Collection

For many companies in the business of sports data analytics, collection costs can easily spiral out of control.  GlobalStep offers data collection services out of its world class sports production centers that ensure maximum quality and rapid turnaround time.  GlobalStep can collect data pre-game, in-game, and post-game using live streaming and file transfer technologies.  We can deliver your company live stats and post-match analysis less than 6 hours after the game.

Database Management

If your company provides sports data to clients, the integrity of your repository is paramount to effectively analyzing the data sets that you generate.  GlobalStep can collate the data that’s being generated from your various production centers and integrate them into a central database.  Our highly trained engineers will ensure the integrity of your database to maximize its value to end users.

Data Visualization And Modeling

The data that your company generates can only be as useful as the insights it provides to empower decision makers.  Through a combination of off-the-shelf and custom built software, our data analytics group will work with you to create dashboards and models that provide actionable insights from your data.  GlobalStep can help you create a compelling offering that gives your customers the competitive edge they need to win games and attract viewers.

Technical Support

Companies need to be able to resolve their IT issues quickly for the organization to run effectively.   GlobalStep’s technical support team can help maximize your organizational productivity by minimizing downtime from IT issues.  Our team of highly trained professionals can ensure that all your technical issues are being quickly resolved and proactively addressed so that they don’t come up in the future.

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