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The White House is Spending Big Money on Big Data

Sunday, 13 May 2012

It's typical in an election year to see an administration spend money on new initiatives. A new cost cutting initiative unveiled back in March has generally gone un-noticed by the main stream technology media. Called the "Big Data Research and Development Initiative” the program is focused on improving the U.S. Federal governments ability to extract knowledge and insights from large and complex collections of digital data, the initiative promises to help solve some the Nation’s most  pressing challenges.
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Source: WXYZ ABC 7 Detroit, MI - on May 17, 2012

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