Jeddah, March 16, 2023, SPA — stc Group, a leading digital enabler in the region, will provide the digital infrastructure for the 2023 edition of the stc Formula 1 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix, marking the Group’s third consecutive year of partnering with Formula 1.
The partnership is in line with the Group’s commitment to enriching people’s lives through providing world-class technology, demonstrated by its support of this globally renowned event.
Following the success of the 2022 edition, the Group will operate under an expanded scope for the upcoming event, delivering modern digital capabilities and the best 5G network speed, data capacity, and 100% coverage. This will ensure high-speed connectivity for contestants and attendees alike, whilst supporting seamless, real-time data exchange between the drivers and their engineering teams at exceptional speed and low latency rates.
Additionally, the stc network and its advanced technologies will enable the sensors and electric components of F1 cars to transmit data between one another through integrated networker. This data can also be encoded and sent to the teams over wireless frequency.
In celebration of the 2023 edition, the Group also will release a special edition of the FORMULA 1® stc SAUDI ARABIAN GRAND PRIX theme tune played by Saudi Orchestra. The performance highlights Saudi’s rich culture and local talents, inspiring national pride while uniting motorsports fans locally, regionally, and internationally.
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