Tata Communications is proud to be the Official Managed Connectivity Supplier of Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport. Tata Communications powers Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport with three times faster trackside connectivity, greater bandwidth and lower latency to transfer race data live from every race location to and from the teams’ base in the UK, in less than a quarter of a second.
This reliable and scalable solution enables a live remote race engineering operation connecting data from over 250 physical sensors on each car back to dedicated personnel and compute capacity at the team’s headquarters in Brackley, UK from wherever in the world the silver arrows are racing.
Remote operations via fibre enables Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport to make more real-time data-led decisions, monitoring a multitude of derivative telemetry that can advise driver performance, component reliability and race strategy all which contributes to the team’s success.
In a sport where every split-second decision is critical, Tata Communications’ superior connectivity enables the team to improve trackside performance by making crucial race strategy decisions faster than ever before – giving a strong competitive advantage to the team.
A leading global provider of a new world of communications, Tata Communications leverages its advanced solutions capabilities and domain expertise across a global network to deliver managed solutions to multi-national enterprises. The Tata Communications global network includes one of the most advanced and largest submarine cable networks, a Tier-1 IP network, with connectivity to more than 200 countries and territories across 400 PoPs, and nearly one million square feet of data centre and collocation space worldwide.
Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport is plugged into this world class Tata Communications global network, which is the only one to have a wholly owned fibre ring across the globe. This superior connectivity is giving the team the reliability to operate remotely, the speed of reaction and the Speed to Lead™.