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    11.8.2013 Microsoft Case Study
    Barcelona Shapes a Futuristic City
    Founded in the third century B.C., Barcelona is the second-largest city in Spain with 1.6 million residents and approximately 14,000 employees. Considered a global innovator in trade, tourism, IT, and architecture, the city of Barcelona actively works to help shape its future success—and that of other cities—with technology...
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    3.27.2013 Enterprise Team
    The Big Bang: How the Big Data Explosion Is Changing the World
    In the battle of the buzzwords, "big data" is about to render "guestimation" obsolete. "Big data absolutely has the potential to change the way governments, organizations, and academic institutions conduct business and make discoveries, and its likely to change how everyone lives their day-to-day lives," said Susan Hauser...
  • Big Data Insights
    3.27.2013 Enterprise Team
    Big Data Insights
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