Driven By Data: Formula One

For the Love of Data

VLDB - We've Moved! Returning To Our Founder's Roots

Fast forward to the present day and a Formula 1 car has hundreds of sensors attached, picking up data not just on one lap of a race but on qualifying runs, practice laps, tests, the grand prix and much more.

Recently, on a sunny Easter Sunday, I took the plunge and “put a ring on it” as all of the cool kids say these days. A day that I thought would never come, but after a whirlwind twelve months my partner and I are now engaged!

Myself and the rest of the Liverpool-based members of VLDB recently moved offices. This move represents a 30-year journey back to where I started. Allow me to explain…