McLaren-Honda Formula 1 Team and NTT Communications announced reached in a three-year technology partnership.
The McLaren team celebrates its 50th anniversary on the Formula 1 grid this year. It needs a robust network across its globally distributed support and analysis locations including its headquarters, the McLaren Technology Centre, in Woking (UK).
NTT Communications will provide network, cloud, data connectivity and other innovations to meet McLaren.
The partnership with NTT is expected to back the racing company’s new IT strategy which has a focus on cloud, mobility and people centric services.
“Given McLaren’s long association with innovation, it is only fitting that we should join forces with such an established and well-respected leader in enterprise communications technology who well understands our own drive for relentless technical development,” said Ron Dennis, Chairman and CEO, McLaren Technology Group that includes the McLaren-Honda team.