Motorsport

NIO Formula E's race car relies on AI and MLThe NIO Formula E team employs artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) developed by Acronis to recognize the signs of failing sensors and notifies their engineers before they can cause performance degradation on the track. This keeps the team at the front of the pack in motorsports fastest, and fastest-growing, competition.

Acronis and Renault e.dams Formula E Team

Acronis and Renault Sport Racing announced an innovative technology partnership in Paris this week. Acronis will provide cloud storage, backup, and active ransomware protection for the Renault Sport Racing IT infrastructure.

Alain Prost, four-time F1 world champion and co-owner of Renault e.dams Formula E Team, welcomed Acronis partnership: “We are happy to have Acronis as a partner, as they share our values and passions for innovation. Every team needs data to improve performance and technology. Acronis makes sure every bit of our data is protected and accessible to us when we need it.”

WestCoast Racing: A Season in Review and Plans for 2017

For the second time this season, Acronis got involved in the TCR International Series, sponsoring Mikhail Grachev, a promising driver from the Swedish team WestCoast Racing, who is chasing his fifth victory this season here at Macau, during the Macau Grand Prix weekend.

We spoke to James Nixon, WestCoast Racing Team Manager about the team’s involvement in the series, Grachev’s performance, and plans for the next season.