Cloud Computing

Amazon AWS outage
By Jessica Davis 11:22 am March 06, 2017
An employee made a typo in the command input, which took several servers offline for about four hours on Feb. 28.
By Jessica Davis 04:22 pm February 28, 2017
On Feb. 28, Amazon's S3 cloud-based service experienced outages that caused a number of major websites and apps – including many across healthcare – to stop working optimally.
HIMSS17 poll: Reality check on the show’s hottest topics
By Tom Sullivan 02:35 pm February 28, 2017
HIMSS17 has come and gone. Take our survey to separate the buzz from the real world work already underway at hospitals across the U.S.
Health Catalyst Regenstrief

Regenstrief Institute CEO Peter Embi, MD, said the deal will help patients benefit from unstructured data. 

By Bernie Monegain 01:10 pm February 27, 2017
The companies said they intend to put the artificial intelligence-powered text analytics technology to work accelerating advances in patient care.
By Bill Siwicki 09:42 am February 27, 2017
The new software-as-a-service application connects referring physicians to registered imaging provider order lists, bringing clarity to proper exam selection and reimbursement coding, the vendor says.
Big Cloud Analytics
By Bill Siwicki 09:38 am February 27, 2017
“EVO combines biometric, clinical, behavior, psychometric and lifestyle data to deliver an engaging, lifelong personalized wellness experience,” the vendor’s CEO says.

Morris Panner, CEO of Ambra Health

By Bill Siwicki 04:07 pm February 23, 2017
With new APIs, IT departments at health systems and hospitals can extend imaging and imaging data into other applications such as population health or reporting tools, the vendor says.
HIMSS17
By Bill Siwicki 12:58 pm February 23, 2017
NTT announced at HIMSS17 it is expanding its relationship with Oracle to include cloud capabilities for Oracle’s healthcare analytics platform.
By Bill Siwicki 11:35 am February 23, 2017
The goal of the new relationship, announced at HIMSS17, is to help hospitals and health systems simplify and modernize their information output infrastructures, the vendors say.

Ginni Rometty speaking at HIMSS17 in Orlando

By Bernie Monegain 10:27 am February 23, 2017
‘In our industry, you have to keep innovating,’ said Rometty about her experience at Big Blue for more than three decades.

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