Nowadays, sports fans are actually doing more than just watching, they are participating, analyzing and critiquing. They even go as far as taking steps to meet with their favorite players or teams in real-time. Thankfully, there have been advancements to data collection, and therefore, sports analytics too have become more advanced. Thus, fans have a better chance of analyzing their teams and participating in sports betting.
IBM is one of those companies coming up with technological innovations, not only to help sports Organizations to maximize analytics but also to improve performance and raise their engagement with fans.
On the cloud, IBM's performance optimization allows for the delivery of exceptional quality and value at low cost while ensuring an enhanced analytics performance. As it stands, IBM technology has developed a precise real-time rider application that helps to better understand cyclists' performance. Of course, this also helps the cyclists make necessary adjustments while they train.
Prioritized fan experience
Basically, IBM's sports transformation vision centers around providing a wonderful experience to fans, alongside operating excellently and achieving revenue growth. As such, the organization is focused on quantifying, tracing and reacting to the data of the real-time with analytics that propel the personalization of fan experience. IBM's enterprise digital reformation is of course anchored on a good ICT design team and a one-system integrator that provides safe technological answers.
IBM analytics technology motivates the athlete to be more adept. It affords them the opportunity to track and analyze both themselves and others. In fact, Watson IBM analytics provide insight and data for better performance. There is a feature that allows users to input how they are feeling to know which diet to maintain and which workout or lifestyle choice will make for better results. All these make the athletes feel at their best all the time.
IBM technological advances are just more reliable. The combination of sensors and analytics help coaches to know the cause and remedy of an injury. In fact, coaches are also able to measure the intensity of energy that the athlete exert, their heart rate, temperature, distance and speed, using connected wearable.
Fans are engaged
IBM analytics technologies give fans a medium of sharing real-time happenings during the games. They also offer sports commentators live updates on what fans are talking about. Just as fans are expectant that technology will enhance game days, analytics technologies respond to this and deliver a great fan experience. IBM joined forces with Atlanta Falcons to create a personalized and highly contextual sports game day experience for fans. All these were done through the integration of mobile, social, security, cloud and analytics technologies.
IBM Technology capitalizes on the digital age while setting off a transformation in the sports industry. Because it offers the ability to make decisions based on available data gathered over time, it gives athletes and fans the opportunity to anticipate and join the winning team. Athletes get better, and fans are made to engage more. Obviously, IBM analytics technology has a great deal to offer both for the present and for the future as well.