For a tournaments, quite a 2018 FIFA World Cup Russiaâ„¢, FIFA intends to use video partner refereeing systems, theme to capitulation by The International Football Association Board (The IFAB) in Mar 2018. In a march of a trials with video partner referees (VARs), it became transparent how critical a entirely integrated arbitrate communication complement is to a project.Â
FIFA calls for providers to offer an all-in-one resolution for communication systems that enables a representation referees to promulgate among themselves and with a VARs in a remote location.
The arbitrate communication complement consists of 3 core components: a units used by a referees on a pitch, a headsets used by a referees and a complement used by VARs. For a 2018 FIFA World Cupâ„¢, a VARs will be located in a centralised video operations room in Moscow connected around twine network (provided by FIFA) for all 64 matches. The comparison provider is approaching to yield all components of a system. For clarification, 3 (3) categorical officials need open-mic on-field communication devices; a fourth central (1) station in a technical area in a track should have push-to-talk options and a smallest of 7 (7) headsets for VARs and VAR operators in a remote location, of that dual (2) need push-to-talk capability â€“ all communicating on a same channel.Â
Providers should benefaction their resolution to FIFA as per a timeline below. Part of a offer routine will be a validation proviso of a offering solutions in sequence to consider a peculiarity and trustworthiness of a complement presented. It is needed that a operative product (no prototypes or products in development) be demonstrated in a live unfolding in a march of this demonstration. The accurate plcae and eventuality will be closely concurrent between a provider and FIFA. If successful in a initial phase, a provider should be accessible and means of delivering a complement for live contrast during a FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017.
For a compare officials in a stadium, a unstable wireless receiver section and headset with a following smallest mandate are required:
Radio units (pitch) must:
Headsets (pitch) must:
For a remotely handling VARs and VAR operators, communication inclination must:Â
Any choice solutions that do not include of a above elements might be presented but, given a brief timelines, they are really doubtful to be implemented.
Expression of seductiveness and display of solutions
Assessment in a live sourroundings to be concluded on between a provider and FIFA. Validation of record in use
Creation of a shortlist and fine-tuning of mandate for proviso 2
Provision of minute offer for 2018 FIFA World Cup Russiaâ„¢
Final exam of comparison solution(s) in a live sourroundings during a FIFA Club World Cup UAE 2017 and comment of opening
Selection of provider for a 2018 FIFA World Cup Russiaâ„¢
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