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VTC (Virtual Technology Cluster) Conference

The University along with Lockheed Martin and The VTC  (Virtual Technology Cluster) co-hosted a major international conference on the issues surrounding the movement of Big Data. Cyber Security experts from 25 high-tech companies, including Microsoft, Deltarail and Roche USA met at Derby's Silk Mill to discuss the importance of security and predictability when moving large amounts of data. The event proved to be a great networking opportunity, positioning Derby as a key player in Big Data and providing some exciting opportunities for further partnerships, research and student placement opportunities.