LOGIC SELECTED AS OFFICIAL SUPPLIER FOR SOFTBANK TEAM JAPAN

Posted by on May 25, 2016 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Logic today announces it has been selected as Official Supplier to SoftBank Team Japan. The team members have moved to Bermuda and established a team base at Royal Naval Dockyard in preparation for the 35th America’s Cup to be held in Bermuda in June 2017.

Logic will provide dedicated off-island bandwidth that is supported by a diverse back-up, to ensure the team’s technology is accessible at all times. SoftBank Team Japan is the first Japanese America’s Cup team to participate in 15 years. Team Skipper and CEO Dean Barker is a winning America’s Cup skipper. He leads a multi-national team of sailors, boatbuilders and support crew in the SoftBank team.

Charles Cope, Business Development Manager, Logic, says: “Logic is pleased to be Official Supplier to SoftBank Team Japan. This team has a reputation for being highly technical, and they rely on stable bandwidth to train and prepare for competing in America’s Cup.  We are excited to work with SoftBank Team Japan and watch them as they prepare for next year’s challenge.”

Dean Barker, Skipper & CEO, SoftBank Team Japan, says: “We are delighted to be working with Logic. When we first approached their team, they were quick to develop a solution to support our sailing team base with a dedicated service, helping to get us up and running. We’d like to thank them for partnering with us.”

 

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