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Animal planet: HP helps turn Earth into a science project


By Brian McDonough, Discover Performance managing editor


One of the first events at HP Discover Barcelona was a press conference announcing Earth Insights, a massive Big Data collaboration between HP and Conservation International. The environmental organization is using HP technology—notably the HAVEn Big Data platform—to study the health of the planet at a breadth and scale that's stunning.


HP Software SVP George Kadifa introduced a panel that included scientists from CI and leaders from HP Vertica and HP Enterprise Services to explain how the project works, and what it's telling us about the world we live in.  

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