Robert Vilkaitis is one of Australia’s principal horse racing data innovation trained professionals, and prime supporter of Racing and Sports Pty Ltd.
Continuously energetic with regards to innovation, Robert started his vocation as a 17 year old at SuccessAbility, creating instructive programming and games for the Commodore 64 and Apple II PCs.
Robert thought minimal with regards to pure breed racing when he joined SuccessAbility, however in 1986 moved to the horse racing side of the business, where he met his (presently) accomplice at R&S, Gary Crispe. Racing gave the energy and contemporary IT challenges Robert was looking for.
Robert created locally established debilitating frameworks, and helped the plan and improvement of the Wizard – then, at that point the biggest secretly circled structure guide in Australia and the first form of the Daily Form Service, which is found in NSW TABs.
In 1999, Robert set up Racing and Sports Pty Ltd with Crispe, a famous race structure examiner. They fostered the Racing and Sports site and fashioned worldwide B2B connections. R&S has been at the forefront of data innovation, permitting organizations and site clients’ first admittance to the arising advancements that we currently underestimate.
Robert is liable for vision, innovation and item improvement. He directs the full extent of IT tasks, including inner programming advancement, organizing, reinforcement, framework, web improvement and security.
This incorporates the plan, improvement and organization of the R&S racing and rearing data sets, which envelop 100’s of millions of bits of horse racing information, structure and evaluations data, drawn from the major worldwide racing habitats.
It is conceivably the biggest racing information base internationally, covering 10 countries and three racing codes: Thoroughbred, Harness and Greyhounds. R&S was first to put a total horse racing data set web based, permitting clients free admittance to grill the type of any sprinter.
Robert updated and dispatched the new Racing and Sports site in September 2014. He co-ordinates a group of profoundly gifted developers and related staff to accomplish required results for partners.
He says he has the best “work” possible, and still relishes the chance to reveal new advancing innovations, tackle complex issues and foster applications that give thoughts life.