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Technical Challenges

Adopting TypeScript at bet365

We at bet365 have always had a strong relationship with flash — it has powered all of our In-Play apps since their conception, as well as our whole desktop website. Sadly, though, it wasn’t to be and even in the best relationships there comes a time when you just need to move on. So at the beginning of 2013, we were looking at moving the front-end architecture from our fully real-time flash site over to a new, future proof JavaScript framework more suited to the modern web. Naturally, we wanted the same robust development pipeline available to us in flash…

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Welcome to Our Research and Development Team

What happens when your business starts to run at a scale where traditional tools and techniques no longer offer acceptable performance in terms of scalability and time to market? bet365’s answer, create a specialist R&D team. bet365 has been growing rapidly since our inception in 2001. A key driver of our phenomenal growth is our single minded use of technology to delight our customers. With this in mind we invested heavily in the latest network, cloud and server technologies. As a global company our systems are spread throughout the world. We have our own data centres at key locations and…

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