By: David Davies
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 11:16 am
Aldea Solutions Inc. has confirmed that it successfully delivered live coverage of the 2016 Davis Cup Final to TYC Sports in Argentina. The 2016 Davis Cup Final was held between November 19 and 27 in Zagreb, Croatia.
Aldea was selected by TYC Sports to transmit live coverage for the 2016 Davis Cup Final back to TYC Sports’ main studios in Buenos Aires, Argentina. With this event Aldea is building upon its successes with multiple editions of international tennis tournaments, including Roland Garros, the US Open and Rogers Cup.
For the 2016 Davis Cup Final, Aldea was chosen by TYC Sports for its expertise to deliver live sports via its fibre optic network infrastructure ensuring the highest quality, reliability, security and lowest possible latency. The Davis Cup Final was managed by an experienced technical team on site in Zagreb, Croatia, complemented by an operations team monitoring the event from Aldea’s 24×7 network management center in Montreal, Canada.
Lionel Bentolila, CEO of Aldea, said: “We are very proud to continue to service TYC Sports for international live sporting events and tournaments. Using Aldea’s fiber services, TYC Sports benefitted from the inherent capabilities of fibre transmission enhancing the coverage of the 2016 Davis Cup Final.”
Adrian Toscano, Operations Manager at TYC Sports, mentioned that “TYC Sports chose Aldea for its integrated fiber solution, including low latency, multiple feeds, data and intercom interaction, for the transmission of the Davis Cup Finals. Aldea’s high quality and reliable services, greatly contributed to TYC Sports’ huge success in bringing the excitement of the Davis Cup to Argentinians.”
Aldea has been very active this year having successfully delivered live feeds of the 2016 Rio Olympics in August to many customers around the world, the Copa America Centenario in June from the United States to many customers throughout South America, along with the US Open and the Rogers Cup tennis tournaments to other customers.