This year’s Veterans (age 50+) World Championships were held from October 10-16 in Stralsund, Germany, hosting 700 participants and thousands of fans from around the world. As with every sporting event, fans expected to be able to share their experience while at the venue.
For this year’s championships, ADTRAN was proud to provide the wired and wireless solution, highlighted by Bluesocket access points, as well as NetVanta switches and routers. The network was implemented to allow the instant sharing of information, allowing fans to post updates over social media, event organizers to post live results and enable the live streaming of the championships over the Internet.
In terms of some highlights from the event:
All in all, the championship was a true multimedia experience, with both fans and organizers able to share the live event with a worldwide audience.