Applications of business intelligence, analytics, and CRM software and solutions in the healthcare industry.
Vertical CRM Not Just for Little GuysSeptember 11, 2015
With new 'clouds' for health care and financial services, Salesforce joins SAP and Oracle in offering industry-specific CRM software.
Humana Using Analytics to Improve Health OutcomesAugust 14, 2015
Health insurer Humana is getting good results by making analytics the foundation of its clinical operations.
Is Hadoop Maturity in Sight?June 4, 2015
Gartner predicts 'anemic' growth for Hadoop in the near term. What gives?
4 Data Analytics Success StoriesMay 7, 2015
Yes, there is lots of hype about data analytics. But there are also some compelling success stories, involving areas like predictive …
How Is Hadoop Evolving to Meet Big Data Needs?April 16, 2015
Author of "Hadoop: The Definitive User Guide" offers an update on the current state of Hadoop and where it is headed.
Mobile Apps and the FDA: What You Need to KnowMarch 24, 2015
The impetus is on enterprises to know how and to what extent the FDA may regulate mobile medical apps.
8 Tech Trends Changing Health CareMarch 4, 2015
The health care industry has always been conservative in adopting technology, but that is beginning to change.
Enterprises Are Leading the Way in Wearable TechnologyDecember 12, 2014
Wearable technology is catching on more quickly in the enterprise than with consumers, largely because of the compelling business use cases.
Office 365: Is It Right for the Enterprise?November 24, 2014
Microsoft offers both small business and enterprise customers customized versions of Office 365 to meet most any need.
IoT Driving New Business ModelsNovember 4, 2014
The Internet of Things is not a futuristic concept. IoT is already driving new business solutions, as seen in three examples from the …
Data Visualization: Old Practice, New ValueSeptember 23, 2014
While visualization tools can help organizations get new value from their data, there are some caveats.
App Integration Underpins Customer EngagementSeptember 16, 2014
CRM tools won't improve customer engagement if they are not integrated with legacy systems like ERP. Fortunately, application integration is …
Is SAP's HANA Gaining Traction with Platform Approach?August 28, 2014
Unlike its competitors, SAP has a platform vision for HANA, its in-memory database management system. But do its customers share the vision?
Chief Data Officers Put 'Strategy' in Data StrategyAugust 19, 2014
The chief data officer (CDO) is one of the hottest C-level roles out there, thanks to the growing awareness that data is an asset that can …
Infor Bolsters Cloud Suite with Saleslogix CRM BuyAugust 14, 2014
Infor, best known for its cloud ERP solutions, is purchasing Saleslogix CRM from Swiftpage to beef up its suite of industry-specific cloud …
Logi Analytics Expands Big Data Influence with PartnershipsJuly 23, 2014
An alliance with Actian Corporation is the latest of more than a half dozen Big Data partnerships announced by Logi Analytics in the …
IBM, Apple Join Hands as Unlikely Enterprise PartnersJuly 15, 2014
NEWS ANALYSIS: Apple also has been trying to move into the enterprise for a long time, a place IBM has owned for more than 60 years.
Information Governance in Age of Mobile, Cloud and SocialJuly 14, 2014
How does the adoption of mobile, social and cloud technologies impact information governance?
Application Performance Management Buying GuideJuly 7, 2014
Application performance management is evolving to include software-as-a-service options in addition to more traditional framework approaches.
3 Tips for Tackling Big Data CollaborationJuly 1, 2014
The health and life sciences sector relies heavily on Big Data and collaboration. Here practitioners offer three tips on managing …