AccuWeather today accepted Microsoft’s Visionary Award in the Big Data category at Microsoft Convergence 2015, that began today in Atlanta, Ga.
The Visionary Awards recognize Microsoft customers who achieved notable accomplishments with their Microsoft solutions. This year’s Visionary Award winners were chosen from more than 500 nominations from Microsoft team members and partners, awarded in 12 categories.
“It is an honor to be recognized by Microsoft as a big data visionary, as we continuously focus on significant, leading data advancements to meet the needs of our growing global audience and partners,” said Dr. Joel N. Myers, Founder, President, and Chairman of AccuWeather. “AccuWeather is the trusted source for weather alerts, news, and updates with Superior Accuracy™. Microsoft’s 2015 Visionary Award reinforces AccuWeather’s leadership and strength in using the power of data to impact peoples’ lives around the world.”