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Francisco Partners to Acquire IBM’s Healthcare Data and Analytics Assets

2022 22 Jan

Upon close, acquisition to position new standalone company for next phase of growth. Armonk, NY and San Francisco, CA – January 21, 2022 – IBM (NYSE:  IBM ) and Francisco Partners, a leading global investment firm that specializes in partnering with technology businesses, today announced that the companies have signed a definitive agreement under... Read more

Quantum Computing Meets Healthcare

2021 11 Apr

Solving problems in healthcare and life sciences with quantum computing may have just become a not so distant future, with a new partnership between IBM and Cleveland Clinic.   You might also like: Four major companies are partnering to speed up the development of digital healthcare solutions in France and across Europe with a new... Read more

Bills, Claims and Analysis: Blockchain in Healthcare

2019 03 Sep

Increasing need to store and secure medical data, including sensitive patient information, is among key factors behind the expanded application of blockchain technology in healthcare. By 2025, it is estimated that global blockchain technology in healthcare market will be worth more than $1.636 billion.   This projection is contained in new research... Read more

IBM Buys Merge Healthcare

2015 06 Aug

IBM has agreed to buy Merge Healthcare Inc. in a cash deal expected to give the medical imaging company an equity value of approximately $700 million. The deal is expected to close sometime this year, subject to regulatory approval.  Merge Healthcare provides medical image handling and processing services to clinical research institutes, pharmaceutical... Read more