AFP (Agence France-Presse) has selected digital sport media group deltatre to provide AFP’s clients with a premium digital solution for the Olympic Games, starting with the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.
AFP will enrich its Olympic editorial content with real-time sports information including live results, medal tables, event schedules and athlete profiles to be available on PC, tablet and mobile devices. This turnkey service will give AFP’s clients a great user experience for the next Olympic Games.
Emmanuel Hoog, Chairman and Chief-Executive Officer of AFP said “combining deltatre’s world-leading sports technology and AFP’s unrivalled editorial content, our clients will have access to a whole new set of premium interactive applications. This partnership matches perfectly our global sport strategy on web and mobile. We are looking forward to developing a long-lasting relationship together.”
“deltatre’s cutting-edge products smoothly integrate with the high quality editorial content provided by AFP, delivering an advanced media solution and comprehensive coverage of the Olympic Games to sports fans” said Giampiero Rinaudo, deltatre CEO and Co-Founder, “we believe this partnership is a perfect fit to serve the digital media industry with a market-leading solution”.
AFP is a global news agency delivering fast, accurate, in-depth coverage of the events shaping our world from conflicts to politics, sports, entertainment and the latest breakthroughs in health, science and technology. With 2,260 journalists spread across almost every country, AFP covers the world 24 hours a day in six languages. AFP delivers the news in video, text, photos, multimedia and graphics to a wide range of customers including newspapers and magazines, radio and TV channels, web sites and portals, mobile operators, corporate clients as well as public institutions.