In a BSE filing, Infosys said the company will leverage its expertise in emerging technologies like big data and analytics, AI as well as virtual and augmented reality, to provide unique, innovative and engaging experiences for fans.
Commenting on the development, Australian Open Tournament Director Craig Tiley said partnering with Infosys is an exciting next step.
“It is a right step in our ongoing quest to innovate the Australian Open and engage new audiences across the world,” he said. Infosys and nor the Australian Open didn’t reveal the financial details of the deal.
Infosys CEO and MD Salil Parekh said the partnership is about creating new ways of experiencing the Australian Open. “We are really excited about the opportunity to showcase how digital technologies can enhance the boundaries of this tournament,” he said.