Healthcare, EHR, & Regulatory Compliance News & Analysis - InformationWeek
IoT
IoT
Healthcare
News & Commentary
Editor's Note: Have Your Say on the State of IT
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Commentary
InformationWeek and Interop are developing a survey-based report on the State of IT in 2019.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 2/19/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Digital Transformation Rx: Moving Health Care to the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Modernizing an industry that is under federal compliance mandates and historically has been slow to embrace new IT can require an extra bit of finesse.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/31/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
10 Tech Startups to Watch for 2019
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
These hot startups are finding innovative ways to use technologies such as AI and IoT to help businesses work better, and in addressing the problems of the world.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 1/29/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Voice Assistants Coming to the Enterprise
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Virtual employee assistants and voice interfaces to enterprise applications are relatively rare in enterprises today, but Gartner is predicting big growth in the next few years.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/15/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
What CES Announcements Mean for Enterprise IT
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
CES exhibitors continue their tradition of zany tech announcements, almost all of which are cool. However, some of the innovations signal trends IT should consider.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/14/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
What Enterprises Need to Make the Leap to Blockchain
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Learn how to avoid the security and scalability concerns that come with blockchain.
By Ben Jessel, Head of Growth at Kadena , 1/7/2019
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
IoT: Living on the Edge
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Where is your data when you need it? Edge computing offers an alternative to processing all data in the cloud or the data center.
By Kevin Meany, Co-Founder and CTO, Versatile , 12/31/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Data Governance in the Age of Exponential Technology
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The emerging data-hungry and data-generating technologies demand two types of data governance: security, and the need for holistic, enterprise-wide governance, rather than governance on a silo-by-silo basis.
By Amit Walia, President of Products and Strategic Ecosystems, Informatica , 12/28/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Top 10 Tech Predictions for 2019
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
Leading consultancies and analyst firms offer their predictions on how key technologies, such as cloud computing, AI, IoT, and robotics will shape up in 2019.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 12/12/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Former Estonian Foreign Minister Urges Cooperation in Cyberattack Attribution, Policy
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Nations must band together to face nation-state cyberattack threats, said Marina Kaljurand.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 12/5/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
What to Look for in a Data Protection Officer, and Do You Need One?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The hiring of a data protection officer is a key element of compliance with GDPR, but it's also an opportunity to differentiate your company.
By Jody Paterson, CEO of ERP Maestro , 12/4/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
AWS Aims to Speed and Simplify Robot Development
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
Robotics use cases are endless, but the overhead of developing them is stymying progress. AWS Robomaker, announced at AWS re:Invent, with lowers the barriers so developers can spend more time innovating.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 12/3/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Curing the Patient Data Security and Privacy Epidemic
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
If the modern Hippocratic Oath states, “I will respect the privacy of my patients,” shouldn’t that statement extend to protecting patient data?
By Tim Critchley, CEO, Semafone , 11/28/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Using Blockchain to Support Trustworthy Transactions on the IoT
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
Commentary
Recent computer industry developments set the stage for demonstrations of how blockchain can help to turn Internet of Things networks into trusted environments.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 11/27/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
9 Reasons Why Women Leave Tech Jobs
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
If you think most women quit because they just don’t like working in IT or because their jobs don’t offer the work-life balance or parental leave they need, think again.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 11/27/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
A Digital Twin Approach to Predictive Maintenance
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Predictive maintenance solutions powered by digital twins help to precisely monitor equipment health and timely recognize potential anomalies. However, there are some limitations to the deployment.
By Boris Shiklo, CTO, ScienceSoft , 11/26/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Key Characteristics of Digitally Mature Organizations
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
This is what a successful digital transformation looks like, based on research into the characteristics of enterprises that have succeeded with transformations in real life.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 11/14/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
AI and the Death of 'Employment for Life'
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Commentary
When AI brings about job losses and changes our careers, remember that we've been through this before, time and again.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 11/1/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
10 Best Places in the World for Tech Workers to Live
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
This ranking considers factors like mobile and broadband speed, quality of life and property affordability, as well as tech salaries, and you’ll probably be surprised by which city was number one.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 10/31/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Modern Advances in Disaster Alert Technology
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
News
When lives are on the line information can make the difference between survival and tragedy. Here’s a look at the technology organizations are using to communicate with the public and employees before, during, and after a disaster occurs.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/22/2018
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
More Stories
2018 State of the Cloud
2018 State of the Cloud
Cloud adoption is growing, but how are organizations taking advantage of it? Interop ITX and InformationWeek surveyed technology decision-makers to find out, read this report to discover what they had to say!
News
TaylorMade IT Spin-Off Taps Cloud Database
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  2/15/2019
Commentary
2019: The Year IT Makes a Comeback
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary,  2/18/2019
Commentary
Myth or Matter: Is There a DevOps Talent Shortage?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer,  2/14/2019
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
Video
Current Issue
Security and Privacy vs. Innovation: The Great Balancing Act
This InformationWeek IT Trend Report will help you better understand and address the growing challenge of balancing the need for innovation with the real-world threats and regulations.
White Papers
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.
Sponsored Video
Flash Poll