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
NY-Presbyterian CIO Aurelia Boyer says the need for mobile innovation has driven her back into the application development business, but she wants to keep it manageable.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 12/22/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In today's information-based world, crooks are targeting mobile devices -- and the data on them. The healthcare industry is particularly vulnerable.By Jutta Williams Corporate Information Assurance Officer and Chief Compliance Officer, Health First, 12/22/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A recent chat with my doctor revealed new insight on lifecycles of connected medical devices and the need for an integrated infrastructure to support future IoT devices. By Ed Featherston Sr. Enterprise Architect & Director, Collaborative Consulting, 12/18/201410 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 12/17/20144 comments | 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
Companies see wearables as tools to improve operational efficiency and enhance the customer experience, Forrester report says.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 12/10/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With data breaches growing, 2015 promises to be the healthcare industry's most challenging security year yet. These nine areas demand attention in 2015.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 12/10/20144 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
Google's revised reCAPTCHA test promises to help website users solve security puzzles faster -- unless they are using a browser's private mode or some other privacy measure.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 12/3/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Here's a look at the No. 1 company in each of the past five annual InformationWeek IT rankings. Why not yours in 2015? Apply for the InformationWeek Elite 100.By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 12/3/20143 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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