Cait ORiordan

Head of Product, BBC Sport and London 2012

Blog posts in total 4

Posts

  1. The first week of the Olympics ended with some record breaking stats for BBC Online. Since I posted at the end of the first week of the Games, Team GB have broken records of their own, winning the most medals of any British Olympics team since 1908. The once-in-a-lifetime success of our athlet...

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  2. In the build-up to the start of London 2012, my colleagues and I talked about it as the first truly digital Olympics. Now that we're well into the Games, it's thrilling to see that concept become reality, as huge numbers of people watch and interact with events online at the BBC Sport website,...

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  3. It's the end of the first week of London 2012, a week that's seen record numbers of people accessing the BBC's Games coverage online and across mobile, tablet, connected TV and Red-Button. As data flows in, my team and I have been looking at exactly how the Olympics is being consumed by audience...

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  4. Before the Olympic Games began, the BBC promised to deliver up to 24 simultaneous live streams of coverage to the biggest audience the Sport website has ever seen. And my team managed that within the first 48 hours of live sporting action. As the Head of Product for BBC Sport, it's been a fa...

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