Ooredoo ensured that both fans and competitors stayed connected throughout the Qatar Airways Grand Prix of Qatar 2023
25 Nov 2023News
The most recent Qatar Airways Grand Prix of Qatar 2023, which took place from November 17 to 19, at the Lusail International Circuit, was not only an exciting, fast-paced racing competition but also a brilliant demonstration of the high-speed capabilities of Ooredoo's network, which is the top telecoms provider in Qatar.
Ooredoo’s state-of-the-art 4G and 5G technologies allowed the over 30,000 fans at the legendary circuit to have an improved and upgraded digital experience. Ooredoo made sure that fans and rivals were connected at lightning-fast speeds during the competition by setting up separate networks for the grandstands, VVIP building, VIP Majlis, media centre, pit, and team hospitality facilities. Over the course of three jam-packed days, Ooredoo's robust network handled an amazing 90K phone calls and 6.5 TB of mobile data traffic.
Since its first race in October 2004, the Grand Prix of Qatar, a prominent event on the MotoGP calendar, has been a fixture at the Lusail track. When the track hosted the first-ever floodlit Grand Prix in the history of the MotoGP World Championship in 2008, it garnered historical significance.
Ooredoo's extensive network architecture for this year's event included the thoughtful placement of dual-beam antennas and specialised macro sites, which added network capacity to meet the enormous demand for the event.Ooredoo's dedication to providing a flawless user experience under even the most difficult conditions was demonstrated by the careful design and implementation of the setup.