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March Madness

Big Data Could Have Saved Your Bracket!

With only a few games left in the March Madness tournament, fans across the country are waiting with bated breath to see which team comes out on top, and not just die-hard basketball fans. The tournament has become all-inclusive for both fanatic and casual fans alike. In fact, more than 40 million Americans will fill […]

Top Three Things Liquid Web Loves About March Madness

It’s that time of year again: basketball season! It’s hard to escape the constant stream of chatter around the office water coolers about the upcoming March Madness tournament. At Liquid Web, we love March Madness for a few reasons, not the least of which is an appreciation for the sport itself. Further enforcing our love […]

Ten Ways Databases Run Your Life

You might not realize it, but databases are everywhere. Whether or not you know very much about them, or even care to, their effect on our daily lives is extensive. From weather applications to the movies you watch online, databases are responsible for many of the services we utilize daily. We have collected a few […]

Your Bracket May Be Busted But The Technology Behind It Is Flourishing

With the the exciting conclusion of March Madness on the horizon as NCAA basketball’s semi-finalists set to square off for supremacy this weekend, chances are your interest in the tournament has waned commensurate to the failure of some of your predictions. Don’t feel bad. With the odds of picking a perfect bracket stacked at an […]

March Madness Live Sees Increased Traffic in 2013

Scalable hosting saves money and infrastructure Last week began one of the most watched live television events in the nation – March Madness!  At Liquid Web™, we’re not only excited to watch the games, sweat over our brackets, and argue with co-workers about Michigan State’s chances of winning, but we also appreciate the infrastructure needed to […]