Biggest big data takeaways from Tour De France 2017

British cyclist Chris Froome defended the yellow jersey and captured his fourth Tour De France championship for Team Sky yesterday. But after 21 grueling stages of the 2017 Tour De France the digital

Published on: July 24th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Can video games help athletes’ reflexes? – 3rd Stringers Ep. 2

The 3rd Stringers crew talks bringing stadium lights to Wimbledon, advanced analytics at the Tour de France, and robots and hockey, plus debate whether or not video games can help an athletes reflexes.

Published on: July 14th, 2017 Alex Radu

Tour De France stage 8 upset credits big data cycling

Frenchman Lilian Calmejane gave the partisan crowd in Les Rousses, France something to cheer about during Stage 8 of the 2017 Tour De France. Calmejane is a rider for the Direct Energie team

Published on: July 8th, 2017 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dimension Data brings machine learning to the Tour de France

After 104 years, machine learning is infiltrating the Tour de France with Dimension Data's data analytics platform. Dimension Data has furthered its partnership with Tour de France organizer, the Amaury Sport Organisation (A.S.O.)

Published on: July 6th, 2017 Alex Radu

Dimension Data brings analytics to Tour de France

With the Tour de France taking place over the course of this month, South-African based Dimension Data has partnered with the event to make it as high tech as possible. Analytics have become ubiquitous throughout

Published on: July 11th, 2016 Jackie Atkins

Clock technology played a big part in Raptors thrilling win last night

TORONTO – In last night’s thrilling come from behind victory by the Toronto Raptors over Indiana Pacers in Game 5 of the opening round NBA playoffs the official game clock played an integral

Published on: April 27th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dimension Data opens up sports technology practice

SAN DIEGO, CA. – Dimension Data has created a sports technology practice. The global IT solution provider never actually planned to develop this specialized area, but after the success of its Tour Du

Published on: March 8th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto