IMSA

Somewhat lost in the jaw-dropping awesome announcements at Build 2015 was going live on a pretty incredible suite of Mobile apps for IMSA (The International Motor Sports Association).

What we built in such a short space of time is nothing short of awesome. From idea to production on the cutting edge: an app that runs cross platform, built by our team in a little over 3 months

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The App Experience

The new app includes enhanced features such live broadcast television, IMSA radio, live timing and scoring of the race events, multiple in-car cameras feeds, live tweets and custom viewing options for fans to access straight from their device.

Through a collaborative effort InterKnowlogy partnered with IMSA and Microsoft to deliver a new, game-changing, multi-platform mobile experience for all of IMSA’s fans, both at the race and from wherever they watch the action. 

Technical Stack

VS and MSFT stuff

Visual Studio 2013

Visual Studio Online

Resharper 9

Windows 8.1 Universal Phone and Tablet

Azure stuff

Azure Mobile Services

Azure Redis Cache

Azure App Insights

Xamarin stuff

Xamarin.Forms 1.4

Xamarin Studio

Xamarin Insights

Other stuff

Akamai CDN

iOS 8

Android Kitkat

PhoneSM.CodePlex.com (HLS video streaming media)

JSON.net

Little Watson

Slack

Get the app on your own device

Download the Apps for your devices here:

Windows Phone

Windows Tablet

Apple

Android

About IMSA:

The International Motor Sports Association, LLC (IMSA) was originally founded in 1969 with a long and rich history in sports car racing. Today, IMSA is the sanctioning body of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, the premier sports car racing series in North America. IMSA also sanctions the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge and the Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda, as well as four single-make series: Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama; Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin; Ferrari Challenge North America; and Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America. IMSA – a company within the NASCAR Group – is the exclusive strategic partner in North America with the Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) which operates the 24 Hours of Le Mans as a part of the FIA World Endurance Championship. The partnership enables selected TUDOR Championship competitors to earn automatic entries into the prestigious 24 Hours of Le Mans.

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