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3/29/2012
New U.S. Research Will Aim at Flood of Digital Data

"The federal government is beginning a major research initiative in big data computing. The effort, which will be announced on Thursday, involves several government agencies and departments, and commitments for the programs total $200 million."

Annie's take:

It is good to see the public sector stepping up to the challenges around big data, particularly where science and technology are concerned.