Amazon Web Services (AWS) has signed a contract with Discovery Sports Events, in which the Track Champions League of the Union Cyclist Internationale (UCI) receives a tailor-made new platform for the engagement of fans.
The new platform offers live statistics and analysis for cycling fans, such as bike speeds, racing positions and biometrics of racing drivers. In addition, Discovery Sports Events will use AWS ‘Amazon SageMaker data service to provide predictive insights during the cycling series.
AWS will also provide access to its Amazon Kinesis service to produce live video analytics and data for the UCI Track Champions League.
The agreement also makes Amazon’s arm for digital solutions the new cloud infrastructure partner of the first Track Champions League as well as the official provider of cloud, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and deep learning for discovery sports events.
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