Wimbledon and IBM Serve Up Enriched Fan Experience for 2012
Enhanced wimbledon.com website expected to handle
half a billion hits
Live @ Wimbledon – new online TV and radio digital broadcast service
IBM SlamTracker with predictive analytics capabilities gives fans greater insight into the game
A vibrant new digital environment will greet tennis fans at this year’s Wimbledon, as the All England Club and IBM announced the launch of the all new Championships’ website, www.wimbledon.com.
wimbledon.com has been completely re-designed to reflect the heritage and appeal of the event, as well as to offer the tournament’s anticipated 16 million unique website visitors a more creative and immersive experience through improved content, more powerful imagery and intuitive navigation process.
Built on IBM’s SmartCloud infrastructure to meet surges in demand, the website integrates a new online broadcast channel, Live @ Wimbledon alongside the interactive analytics enabled IBM SlamTracker scoreboard, providing a one stop shop for fans wanting to interact with The Championships.
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