Nov 242015

How Microsoft’s Fitness Tracker, Cloud Technology Was Used At The Squash World Championships

Sports and Microsoft’s technology met this weekend at the 2015 Men’s World Squash Championship in Bellevue, Wash. Microsoft implemented some neat technology that gave fans more insight into the players and each matchup. The tech giant utilized its cloud-based Power BI platform, primarily used by businesses to visualize and analyze data, to create live brackets that let users see historical data, past win/loss records, rankings, country of origin, birthplace, and more relevant information for each player and matchup. Read more