Web 2.0, SOA, and Web Services: NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video

 
 
By Jim Rapoza  |  Posted 2009-01-05
 
 
 

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video

by Jim Rapoza

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video - Page 2

New video player capabilities have made it possible for the NHL to expand the way visitors use and consume video online.

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video - Page 2

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video - Page 3

With a simple sharing feature, hockey fans can now easily embed video from NHL Network Online on their own Web sites or blogs.

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video - Page 3

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video - Page 4

Extensive video tagging and advanced video capabilities make it possible to dig deep into any video on NHL Network Online—for example, to see every goal scored by a specific player.

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video - Page 4

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video - Page 5

NHL GameCenter is a pay service that lets fans watch any NHL game live over the Internet.

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video - Page 5

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video - Page 6

When signing up for content on NHL Network Online, visitors are asked only basic information, including their favorite team.

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video - Page 6

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video - Page 7

Each NHL team's individual Web site takes advantage of the same video capabilities as the main NHL.com site.

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video - Page 7

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video - Page 8

 

NHL Makes Power Play for Online Video - Page 8

Rocket Fuel