Qlik, Tableau, and Salesforce.com are betting on simple analytic applications, while veterans IBM and SAS push smarter. What do you need?By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 12/17/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
MongoDB grabs technology and expertise from storage-engine company to address write-intensive, high-scale applications.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 12/16/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Research shows that wearables and biosensors can help clinicians collect enough data to pinpoint the abnormalities in a patient's biomarkers that require attention.By Paul Cerrato , 12/16/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Even before last week's successful IPO, Hortonworks had no trouble selling Hadoop's promise. But here's why many CIOs are betting on this platform.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 12/15/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Mobile apps can help diabetes sufferers get ahead of their symptoms and live healthier, more carefree lives.By Steve Robinson General manager, Cloud Platform Services, IBM Software Group, 12/5/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With the rise of data and the increasing importance of how it's handled, chief data officers have become a popular addition across industries. Healthcare organizations need CDOs just as much, say experts.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 12/2/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Oregon healthcare organization Silverton Health hopes sophisticated analytics can help it fight rising tide of patients who don't pay their bills.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 11/20/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Magpi helps healthcare workers collect and process critical information efficiently and reliably as they treat Ebola patients.By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 11/18/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Startups are using big, open data to power apps and tools designed to keep people healthier -- and we're not just talking about Watson.By Joel Gurin Senior Advisor, The Governance Lab, NYU, 11/18/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
For better patient outcomes, start by improving communications among staff members, departments, and patients.By Matthew McKinley Vice President, Business Development, 11/17/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Health IT pros are focused on government mandates and programs, which leaves little time to optimize the new technology they've added over the last few years.By InformationWeek Staff , 11/14/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Electronic health records save lives by collecting patient data in one place. Artificial intelligence takes it a step further by calling on the expertise of multiple doctors.By Mansur Hasib Cybersecurity Professional, Author, and Speaker, 11/11/201411 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Now chief innovation officer at USAID agency, Steven VanRoekel harnesses diagnostic tech, big data, better communications, and improved medical gear to help defeat the disease.By Henry Kenyon , 11/11/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Here's how IBM's new West African lab is using open data and other technologies to help Sierra Leone and Nigerian governments contain the disease. By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 11/10/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A state initiative spurs digital healthcare innovation, blurring the lines between healthcare and human services.By Kaveh Safavi M.D., J.D., Global Managing Director, Accenture Health, 11/7/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Analysis software for routine clinical use is almost non-existent -- yet is vitally important to help improve diagnoses.By Ajit Singh and Akhil Saklecha Managing directors at Artiman Ventures, 11/6/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek 2014 Mobile Security SurveySecuring company data on mobile devices is the top concern when it comes to mobile security. Respondents worry most about data loss due to lost or stolen devices, and less than half of respondents feel confident that data is protected.
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