Game changer: The first Olympic games in the cloud

Hosted at an unprecedented time due to the coronavirus pandemic, the 2020 Summer Olympics (branded as Tokyo 2020, held in 2021, and officially called Games of the XXXII Olympiad) will be remembered for not just the extraordinary performances of the athletes, but also for being one of the most technologically advanced Games ever hosted. Cloud…


This entry originally appeared at www.technologyreview.com/2021/09/08/1035178/game-changer-the-first-olympic-games-in-the-cloud, and may be a summary or abridged version.