Dancers celebrate in front of emblems for the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games during a launch ceremony in Beijing, China December 15, 2017. (File photo: VCG)
The official antivirus software sponsor and cybersecurity services provider for the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Olympic Games was unveiled in Beijing on Thursday, according to CCTV News. The Qi An Xin Group, a fast growing company in China, will provide a staff of more than 3,000 to ensure that data services for the Beijing Winter Olympics Games are kept safe.
The 2022 Games will be the world's first Oympics to be fully serviced by a 5G network, and the organizing committee is working to achieve the goal of having no network outages during the event.
"Network security and anti-virus software services are very important for the preparation and hosting of the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Olympic Games. A safe Winter Olympics is also the basic guarantee for a wonderful, extraordinary, and outstanding Winter Olympics," said Piao Xuedong, the director of the Market Development Department of the Beijing Winter Olympics Organizing Committee.
With the arrival of the Winter Games, Beijing will become the first city to host both the summer and winter Olympics.