MELVILLE, N.Y. -- May 24, 2016 -- ChyronHego today announced a partnership with XOS Digital, a leading provider of coaching and sports tools and technology, to integrate ChyronHego's Coach Paint video telestration tool with the XOS Thunder HD video coaching platform. Together, the Coach Paint and XOS Thunder technologies offer a comprehensive solution that brings new levels of visualization, interactivity, and realism to coaching and training for all sports.
"At XOS Digital, we're proud of our track record of providing industry-leading video technologies that help teams be their best. That's why we're very excited to partner with ChyronHego, the recognized world leader in broadcast graphics," said Matt Bairos, president and CEO of XOS Digital. "Coach Paint and XOS Thunder offer a powerful combination of visualization, presentation, and teaching tools that coaches can use to help prepare their players for their best possible execution on game day."
ChyronHego's Coach Paint is a powerful and user-friendly tool that enables coaches to apply the same telestration effects seen on major sports broadcasts for more effective recruitment, teaching, and preparation of players and teams. Coaches can highlight practice and in-game moments and turn them into teaching points that emphasize both individual technique and teamwork. The integration of Coach Paint with XOS Thunder's virtual reality, video editing, player-performance tracking, advanced analytics, and team management tools will enable the two solutions to exchange files and will optimize workflows to bring greater power and efficiencies to professional coaching staffs.
"Video plays a highly effective role in teaching advanced concepts in sports, enabling coaches to review game and practice footage to improve team play. Our Coach Paint users rely on the tool for everything from reinforcing correct technique to simulating game situations and enhancing scout preparation," said Johan Apel, president and CEO of ChyronHego. "By partnering with XOS Digital, provider of the most trusted video coaching platform at elite levels in both professional and amateur sports, we're offering coaches, conferences, and leagues the most cutting-edge digital media tools available."
More information about Coach Paint and ChyronHego's full product portfolio is available at www.chyronhego.com.
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About XOS Digital
Founded in 1999, XOS Digital provides more than 500 sports organizations at all levels a competitive advantage by unlocking insight and value from their digital media assets. XOS offers software, analytics and services that enable our partners to preserve and monetize their digital media assets and our coaches to better scout, recruit, teach and win. The ever-expanding portfolio of products and services, including the XOS Thunder" HD Coaching Platform, XOS ThunderCloud Suite, XOS Digital Licensing Portal" and XOS Vault" digital asset management system, reflect the XOS Digital commitment to continuing innovation. For more information, visit www.xosdigital.com.
ChyronHego is a global leader in broadcast graphics creation, playout and real-time data visualization with a wide range of products and services for live television, news, and sports production. Joining forces in 2013 with over 80 years of combined industry expertise, Chyron and Hego Group offer award-winning solutions -- such as the TRACAB" player tracking system and the end-to-end BlueNet" graphics workflow -- under the collective ChyronHego brand. Headquartered in Melville, New York, the company also has offices in the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Mexico, the Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, Slovak Republic, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. For more information on ChyronHego, visit www.chyronhego.com.