Banking And InsuranceCryptocurrencyDigital MarketingErpFood And BeveragesHealthcareLegalMarketing And AdvertisingMedia And EntertainmentMetals And MiningOil And GasRetailTelecom
Artificial IntelligenceBig DataCloudCyber SecurityE CommerceEducationGaming And VfxIT ServiceMobileNetworkingSAPScience And TechnologySecuritySoftwareStorage
CiscoDatabaseGoogleIBMJuniperM2MMicrosoftOracleOracleRed Hat
CEO ReviewCompany Review

The Silicon Review Asia

IBM has signed a multi-year Overwatch to deal with bring AI and cloud computing to esports

IBM has signed a multi-year Overwatch to deal with bring AI and cloud computing to esports

Overwatch capabilities to League, one of the biggest esports leagues in the world, and IBM made an announcement regarding their multi-year deal to bring AI and cloud computing to esports. According to the deal, IBM is the official AI, analytics, and cloud sponsor of the Overwatch League, and it is also the first esports deal of the company. The deal extends beyond 2020 and covers the entirety of 2021 and 2022. Overwatch will leverage advanced AI and cloud products of IBM. In the Q1 of 2021, both the entities will start working closely to develop new solutions by leveraging IBM's NLP and machine learning to improve the league's ranking system. Watson's AI features will be used to for in-broadcast analysis and creating live. Chief Revenue Officer of Activision Blizzard Esports, Brandon Snow, stated that the company is working relentlessly to give its fans the ability to create more meaningful engagement with the Overwatch League and the new teaming up with IBM furthermore boosted their efforts. IBM's Vice President of Sports & Entertainment Partnerships, Noah Syken, stated that the company is thrilled to bring AI Watson's capabilities to one of the world's leading esports platforms. IBM's partnership with Overwatch will allow fans to reimagine entertainment and sports experience completely.


Salesforce Expands into Thailand, Opens Office in Bangkok

Salesforce has announced permanent presence in Thailand by launching its new office in the country’s capital, Bangkok. The permanent presence wi...

GMLL is expected to soon add two more stores to its retail arm ‘Price Mantra’

Garment Mantra Lifestyle, a popular name in the Indian fashion retail segment, recently made an announcement that the company is expanding its retail ...

Tariff plans will cost higher from the next financial year as telecom companies are gearing up to increase rates

The ongoing Covid pandemic had significantly increased the number of mobile and internet users worldwide. The high amount of usage is expected to drop...

Business Travelers to Stay at Singapore’s Changi Airport Bubble

Singapore’s open economy depends heavily on tourism and business. But its vibrant but small economy has been hurting as the circumstances due to...