In the era of Big Data and megadata, consider Snowmobile, a most seasonable solution next time you need to transfer a couple of exabytes to the cloud.
Big Data is what everyone’s talking about. Its long list of successes has us enthralled. But the reality is far more prosaic: Big Data is simply the science of managing huge (and growing) volumes of varied data and mining them to extract information…
Synthetic DNA is durable and can encode high density digital data, making it an attractive medium for long-term data storage. Microsoft is spearheading research into this cutting-edge technology.