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How Marvel Uses Graph Theory and NoSQL for the Marvel Universe

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How Marvel Uses Graph Theory and NoSQL for the Marvel Universe

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This recent presentation from Peter Olsen at Marvel Entertainment discusses the role of graph theory and the NoSQL space in the Marvel Universe.

Through examples such as Hawkeye and his various roles, identities, traits, and so on since the creation of the character, Olson presents a market in which story arcs, character development, and relationships between characters are not only valuable data, but a dataset so expansive that it requires emerging techniques to manage and analyze. Take a look below:

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