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Tech advances pushing health IT systems to the cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | December 13, 2017

Despite significant on-premise investments, IT managers are increasingly attracted to the flexibility and range of services offered in the cloud.

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For many healthcare orgs, the forecast calls for multiple clouds in the near future

BY Jeff Rowe | December 11, 2017

Public, private, hybrid, and now multi-: competing needs are making healthcare organizations consider managing several clouds simultaneously.

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What healthcare orgs should consider when considering IaaS

BY Jeff Rowe | December 11, 2017

When vetting prospective IaaS providers, healthcare organizations need to assess, among other things, their range of instance types, database options and their support for emerging technologies.

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As security improves, healthcare orgs head to the cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | December 01, 2017

While the healthcare industry has been slow to consider the cloud, industry-wide demand to use health data to improve system efficiency, deliver value-based care and enable productive collaborations is speeding up investment in cloud solutions.

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Where will the cloud take medical research next?

BY Jeff Rowe | December 05, 2017

The research laboratory is being transformed in no small part because cloud computing, AI and machine learning have now made it far easier to access, share and analyze data.

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Health IT managers are giving finance a crash course on cloud economics

BY Jeff Rowe | December 06, 2017

You know the cloud can help your hospital save money by subscribing to cloud-based applications rather than buying them outright. But does your finance department?