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Cloud Computing for First Responders

2016 06 Jul

The ability to process huge quantities of visual electronic data rapidly and efficiently following man-made and natural disasters could spell the difference between life and death for survivors. Visual data created by security cameras, mobile devices and aerial video provide useful data for first responders and law enforcement. Such data is critical... Read more

IT Management

Best Cloud for Your Digital Strategy

2016 11 Jan

Cloud plays an important role in any hospital's digital transformation. The technology can help improve workflows and provide access to new information for better patient care, while maintaining security and required governance, according to an article in HealthcareBusinessTech.com.   "While most think of the public cloud when they hear the term, cloud... Read more

IT Management

Accenture Acquires CRMWaypoint to Strengthen its Cloud First Agenda and Salesforce Capabilities

2016 05 Jan

Accenture (NYSE:ACN) has acquired CRMWaypoint, a supplier of cloud advisory and technology services in the Netherlands, specializing in Salesforce cloud solutions for sales, service and marketing.The acquisition further strengthens Accenture’s position as a leading cloud services by reinforcing its Cloud First agenda that provides clients with high-standard... Read more

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Dell Buys EMC in Record Tech Deal

2015 13 Oct

Dell Inc. and EMC Corporation signed a definitive agreement today under which Dell will acquire EMC Corporation. This acquisition will result in a merger of two of the greatest technology franchises in the world. Dell will buy EMC Corp for $67 billion and is all set to create a record in the technology industry. With this acquisition, Dell aims to transform... Read more

IT Management

Cloud for Precision Cancer Treatment

2015 06 Oct

Intel and the Knight Cancer Institute at Oregon Health & Science University have created a prototype collaborative platform to enable cancer precision medicine research across multiple institutions. Ultimately, the goal is to speed up genomic analysis so the care team can tailor a precision treatment plan for the patient within 24 hours.While the cost... Read more

IT Management

IT Innovations for Enhanced Care

2015 13 Apr

The proper collection, management and utilisation of health information play a critical role in modern healthcare. Electronic health records (EHR) serve as the main carrier of medical information, and emerging information technologies — health sensing, big data analysis and cloud computing — provide great potential for facilitating research and improving... Read more

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Personalised Care Pushes Health Providers' Shift to the Cloud

2014 20 Nov

Cloud computing service providers offering guaranteed reliability and clear data portability terms stand to benefit from the fast-growing healthcare cloud market in the United States and Europe, according to Frost & Sullivan. Average market penetration rates are projected to increase by 10 to 30 percent by the end of the decade.Investments in healthcare... Read more

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KCR Moves To Cloud-Based Content Management Solution

2014 30 Oct

KCR, the European Contract Research Organization (CRO) operating across 19 European countries and in the U.S., has turned to the cloud in a move to improve cross-functional collaboration and trial operations. KCR will replace the mix of paper and file-share solutions used to manage trial master files with Veeva Systems’ cloud-based content management... Read more

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Open Platform Enables Secure Personal Health Record Apps

2014 01 Jul

Patient participation in healthcare is facilitated by the use of personal health records. However, the closed nature of Personal Health Record (PHR) systems and privacy concerns have limited their adoption. In this paper, the authors introduce the MyPHRMachines cloud-based PHR platform, which enables external developers to develop apps, and allows patient... Read more

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Calgary Scientific’s ResolutionMD 4.0 Extends Access to Non-DICOM Data

2014 29 May

Seamlessly image-enabling any healthcare enterpriseCalgary Scientific Inc., a company known for creating transformative technology for the medical industry and beyond, has made it even easier for healthcare enterprises to retrieve and review any patient image, and diagnose from mobile devices in a completely secure manner with the introduction of ResolutionMD... Read more


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