Cloud pleaser

Seamless content access and availability for millions of F1® fans

In a sport where technology takes centre stage, it's no surprise that the fans demand a first-class digital experience.

Talk to the team is at the heart of the F1® commitment to delivering just that. It's also the crown jewel in a comprehensive range of cloud-based data and content provisioning services from Tata Communications.

  • houses a single resilient platform for the F1® network and all content distribution
  • Up to 5 million simultaneous hits to during race weekend
  • Over 44 million unique users every year
  • Scalable rich-media content delivered to consistently high standards across multiple platforms
  • Real-time security, availability and usage monitoring

Managing this huge surge in web traffic requires a scalable hosting platform that can allow millions of fans to experience the excitement of the sport at exactly the same time - seamlessly. It means providing enhanced race content across multiple devices.

The F1® digital experience:

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Reliable is hosted on scalable, redundant infrastructure at one of our state-of-the-art Tier-3 data centres, built to TIA 942 Tier-3 standards to ensure high resiliency and availability.

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With a six-level scalable platform designed and managed by our team of technical experts, F1® gets an end-to-end IT solution that flexes to precisely meet IT requirements and business goals.

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We have deployed layers of security to protect against hacking and DDoS attack, ensuring integrity and protecting valuable data assets.

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Continuously monitored

Our data centre specialists perform dedicated 24/7 monitoring to manage and maintain the servers.

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Centrally managed

Tata Communications delivers hosting, storage, content delivery and all other capabilities via a single, integrated, scalable service platform - which means better value for money and less hassle for F1®.

Find out how we could deliver against your cloud platform needs

"Tata Communications is there to provide us with a CDN solution for that helps us to offer the best experience to our users wherever they are."

John Morrison, Chief Technical Officer Formula One Management

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