Eindhoven original JW Player was selected by Discovery for its delivery of the first digital Olympics on Eurosport.com

JW Player, the world’s largest network-independent video platform that started in Eindhoven but has its headquarters in New York, was key in presenting Eurosport’s streaming coverage of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on Eurosport.com. It caused Eurosport’s parent company Discovery to also choose JW Player for other global sports events in 2018 including the French Open, Tour de France, Giro d’Italia and the US Open. JW Player and Discovery have disclosed the cooperation today.

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