Through the city on a cloud of data

New article on Big Data, cities and visualisation on Audi Urban Future Initiative »:

Whether we are phoning, looking for a partner online, networking via Facebook and Twitter or presenting our customer card when we go shopping – we leave digital traces everywhere. This adds up to veritable mountains of data – Big Data. A treasure trove. Yet how the treasure can be recovered is mainly dependent on which method of evaluation is chosen and which techniques are used to visualize the data. In the field of mobility, it is planned that data-based networking will help to achieve sustainable optimization of traffic planning. The data highway is the only route out of permanent congestion.

 

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