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How All-Flash Arrays Can Benefit Health IT Infrastructure

June 15, 2017 - As healthcare organizations continue to prepare for health IT infrastructure digitization, all-flash arrays (AFAs) are becoming more relevant as a primary storage platform because they can host a variety of mixed workloads. A recent IDC report stated that the AFA market has evolved significantly over the past several years as organizations seek storage solutions that can accommodate mixed...

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Pure Storage Upgrades Flash Array for Healthcare Analytics

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

Pure Storage announced upgrades to its FlashBlade product line, including the release of its all-flash S3 object store upgrade, which is aimed at big data and advanced healthcare analytics. The company aims to help accelerate traditionally slow...

AWS Greengrass Expands Healthcare Cloud, IoT Capabilities

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

Amazon Web Services announced the availability of AWS Greengrass to all of its cloud customers, including those using the healthcare cloud. AWS Greengrass is a software that allows organizations to securely run local compute, messaging, data...

H2O.ai Partners with IBM on Artificial Intelligence Platform

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

H2O.ai partnered with IBM to offer the H20.ai artificial intelligence (AI) platform, graphics processing unit (GPU)-powered machine learning, and deep learning on IBM’s Power Systems platform. IBM is looking to redesign its Power Systems...

Data Science Orgs Form GPU Initiative for Data Analytics

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

Continuum Analytics, H2O.ai, and MapD Technologies announced the formation of the GPU Open Analytics Initiative (GOAI) to establish common data frameworks to support data analytics. The collaboration will also use graphics processing...

GPU-Based Collaboration Provides Advanced Database Analytics

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

Fuzzy Logix and Kinetica announced a partnership to release a joint solution allowing customers to leverage high performing advanced database analytics. The new option will target the most time sensitive and compute-heavy applications in healthcare,...

Adventist Health Deploys Advanced Clinical Research Platform

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

Bio-Optronics and Adventist Health System (AHS) announced the adoption of the Clinical Conductor Clinical Trial Management System (CTMS) at two of AHS’s research institutes. The deployment includes a CTMS-EHR integration with Cerner Millennium...

Healthcare Cloud Computing Seeing Constant Overall Growth

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

Healthcare cloud computing is growing consistently, with IT infrastructure products for public and private cloud deployments growing by 9 percent, according to a recent report by IDC. Cloud is proving vital to enterprises across all verticals...

New HIT Open Source AI Platform Available on Azure HDInsight

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

H2O.ai announced the availability of its artificial intelligence (AI) platform on Microsoft Azure HDInsight, making it more widely available for health IT infrastructure deployment. H2O.ai’s Sparkling Water solution is now available on...

IBM Watson Works to Standardize Clinical Terms for Analytics

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

IBM Watson Health announced that it will adopt SNOMED CT (clinical terms) for use in Watson Health solutions in an attempt to standardize Watson deployments for healthcare organizations worldwide. SNOMED CT is an international standard for clinical...

Advanced Visualization Critical to Health IT Data Analytics

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

Advanced visualization tools are expected to become a larger part of health IT infrastructure over the next several years as organizations seek better ways to view data collected by big data analytics solutions. A recent Markets and Markets report...

Health IT Infrastructure Integration Systems Expected to Rise

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

Organizations are updating their health IT infrastructures to accommodate advanced technology. Often organizations cannot afford to update their IT infrastructure all at once, and are faced with integrating legacy IT systems with new, more advanced...

Analytics Used to Examine Cutting HIT Infrastructure Costs

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

In recent years, the healthcare industry has seen a series of incentive programs to assist organizations in cutting back on costs while improving patient care. Many organizations are using analytics to examine patient data for better care and...

IBM Machine Learning Uses Healthcare Private Cloud

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

IBM announced IBM Machine Learning, a cognitive platform using large data repositories to create and deploy high volume analytic models in the healthcare private cloud. The new release aims to assist organizations in developing and testing analytic...

Big Data Analytics Solutions Significant to Health IT

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

Big data analytics is becoming more and more prominent in healthcare as organizations are looking to analytics for assistance in population health, precision medicine, and value-based care. The global big data market is expected to reach $81...

Orion Health Enters New Precision Medicine Agreement

by Elizabeth O'Dowd

Orion Health has announced its latest agreement with Saint Francis Healthcare Partners (SFHCP) to deploy its Amadeus precision medicine platform. SFHCP has a network of over 1,000 independent healthcare providers and will be implementing Amadeus...

Defining the Basics of the Healthcare Big Data Warehouse

by Jennifer Bresnick

From the basic electronic health record to the health information exchange (HIE), clinical decision support (CDS) system, business intelligence ecosystem, and big data analytics dashboard, most health IT infrastructure is geared towards achieving...


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