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In the cloud, cost control means teaming up with vendors

BY Jeff Rowe | April 13, 2018

To enable better use of new technologies, providers in both the public and private sector need to work with vendors to ensure the maximum bang for their newly spent IT buck.

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Healthcare specialties find efficiencies and more in the cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | April 10, 2018

Among other benefits, cloud services eliminate the downtime that might be caused by on-premise server failure, and the resulting tech support costs and potential patient dissatisfaction due to delayed or rescheduled appointments.

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How to pitch your finance department on a move to the healthcare cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | April 09, 2018

Finance execs are often understandably concerned about making a move to cloud computing, but the flexibility of cloud computing, among other things, can help them to understand how it makes financial sense.

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Healthcare orgs tap cloud to help manage increasingly large data sets

BY Jeff Rowe | April 09, 2018

Producing metrics that support value-based payment programs and evidence-based medicine depends on identifying accurate, actionable information that will improve treatments and patient outcomes while driving costs down.

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From other sectors, IT execs guide their healthcare colleagues into the cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | April 06, 2018

One recommendation experienced IT execs make is to create a cloud centre of excellence, where different groups in the organization can get together and understand each other's concerns.

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CIOs tell how the cloud is changing their jobs

BY Jeff Rowe | April 06, 2018

As the cloud, among other IT developments, dramatically changes the face of healthcare, the acronym for chief information officer is perhaps the last remaining link to the role CIOs have historically played.

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Does your IT team have the skills needed to make effective use of the cloud?

BY Jeff Rowe | April 03, 2018

As cloud offerings evolve and enterprise organizations look to do more in the cloud, IT professionals need to add new cloud-related skills.

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Hybrid and multi: soon just typical ways of tapping into the cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | April 02, 2018

With hybrid solutions, says one expert, workloads will automatically move to the most optimized and cost-effective environment, based on performance needs, security and end-user demand, among other things.

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As clouds multiply for users, so will the challenges of cloud security

BY Jeff Rowe | April 02, 2018

Multi-cloud usage is looming on the horizon for many organizations, says one security expert, which means users need to prepare for multiple cloud security challenges.

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Cloud is growing, but old security fears are slow to fade away

BY Jeff Rowe | March 30, 2018

While skepticism about security persists, users increasingly see cloud security as a responsibility shared with cloud vendors.