The cloud that is
helping cure cancer.
is growing 3x faster than
Cost to sequence
2002 2006 2010 2013
What’s possible when you make the
Microsoft Cloud part of your DNA?
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Data is increasing
is enabling more
“Microsoft Azure is enabling us to keep up with
the data deluge in the DNA sequencing space
by analyzing data faster and more intelligently.”
Professor of Computer Science, Virginia Tech
1 in 3 people
will develop cancer
Cost of cancer:
per year in 2030
Research that once took years now happens in
hours. Using Microsoft Azure and HDInsight,
scientists and engineers at Virginia Tech
harness supercomputing power to analyze vast
amounts of DNA sequencing information and
help deliver lifesaving treatments.
it would take
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the lab to
Amount of time Virginia
Tech spent resourcing and
building a new facility 0