Opta Tracking collected through computer vision to open new data sets and insights.
Computer vision has unlocked a new level of extractable detail from video. Over the last twenty years, we’ve reshaped how fans watch sport by taking simple data points such as shots, passes and tackles and converting those moments into engaging stories.
AutoStats and SportVU represents a quantum leap in tracking data collection which will be applicable across all sports and allow us to bring storytelling in sport to the next level.
AutoStats collects comprehensive tracking data from any basketball game through any television broadcast, vastly expanding the data available to be collected for performance analysis and truly scalable scouting efforts. It’s already transforming the draft process for one NBA team.
SportVU 2.0 is the world’s leading optical tracking technology built off of the latest computer vision advancements and an active learning framework. Leveraging 20 years of player-tracking expertise, SportVU 2.0 delivers performance statistics by extracting coordinates of players and the ball with statistical algorithms to provide greater match insights and generate the data behind the latest AI analysis software.