Some business projects are large, complex, and critical to the continued success of an organization. Then there is the Olympic Games and its underpinning technology. Most athletes, visitors, TV viewers, and digital consumers have little idea how important the underlying digital technology is to the Olympic Games. It's massive. It's incredibly complex. And it's vital to the success of the fixed-date event.
Atos is at the centre of a digital transformation for the Olympic Games. This case study outlines the role of IT at the Olympic Games: reflecting new expectations about its organization and delivery, and many of the innovations in technology that will help to meet them. It tells a remarkable story about the challenges associated with a major global project, and the potential for using IT to achieve its goals.