Photos: World Cup 2010 gets its own Hand of God


The venues

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The venues

One module works with FIFA's ticketing system which ensures that people who buy tickets online get access to their tickets when they arrive in South Africa. This will ensure they can get their seat at venues such as Greenpoint Stadium Cape Town pictured.


Hundreds of thousands of people will be attending this year’s Football World Cup in South Africa either as spectators or workers. But what no-one will notice, and few probably know, is that software written by Mahindra Satyam will make sure everything off the pitch goes smoothly.

Here is a selection of pictures of what can be expected in South Africa and some facts about the event management software, which will be completed this month, ready for kick off in June.

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