Are you a programming wiz? Then Trend Micro is looking for you. Be part of the first team who will represent the Philippines in the Trend Micro Innovation Programming Contest. This is an international contest participated in by , , and Japan. It has been running for 3 years now and 2013 is the first time that the Philippines is participating.
The 2013Innovation Programming Contest is the ultimate testing ground for all actively enrolled College/MA/ /PhD students from any course/major within the Philippines. A team—composed of two to four students will be required to create a solution/application for Big Data to produce information that can be used to improve our daily life or increase a company’s business value.
Solutions will be judged based on the 4V characteristics of Big Data solutions: Volume (Scale),
Variety (diversity), Velocity (high speed), and Veracity (authenticity). The amount of data to be used will only serve as an assessment on how the team’s program is able to harness Big Data features and how equipped it is to handle bigger data sets. The program must be written using widely accepted/used programming languages. If the language is not well known, the team should provide references that the judges can use to verify the technology.
“is opening the contest in the Philippines for the first time. This is in recognition to the strong talent base that we have. After all, ’s biggest TrendLabs is in the Philippines. We are encouraging the students to join the contest and represent Philippines,” , director for , said.
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