Deltatre Extends FIFA Relationship With Re-launch of FIFA.com
The new FIFA.com is produced by the FIFA New Media Department with the support of deltatre and its partners NTT Europe Online and Entriq.
The new contract, which spans the period 2007-2011, forms the cornerstone of FIFA's ambitious new media strategy to create the most comprehensive global football destination on the web by offering one single destination website to all football fans and enhance the user experience making FIFA.com web 2.0 enabled.
"FIFA is very pleased to be working with deltatre on this ambitious and challenging new project. The new FIFA.com project is an important piece of FIFA's long-term new media strategy and is a big step forward as we bring the FIFA World Cup website under the umbrella of FIFA.com," said Charles-Henry Contamine, head of FIFA's New Media department.
"With deltatre, we feel we have a highly reliable service provider that brings the necessary commitment, experience, creativity and spirit to lay the foundation for the successful realisation of our goals," Contamine added.
Giampiero Rinaudo, Chief Executive of deltatre, said "We are thrilled to extend our close and long-term relationship with FIFA to this new exciting project. Together with our partners, NTT Europe Online and Entriq, we look forward to the challenges over the next four years, which will culminate in the delivery of the event website for the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa."
deltatre is a recognised leader within the sports technology industry, providing a wide-range of IT services to leading sports federations. deltatre, for example, manage results and web services at some of the world's most prestigious sporting events, including the FIFA World Cup, UEFA Champions League, European Football Championships, Rugby World Cup, and the IAAF World Championships.