You May Not Know it, but You Used a Supercomputer Today

Data Center Knowledge

From weather reports to pharmaceuticals, HPC systems are involved in our lives more than we like to think Read More. Featured HPC

GSK hires ex-Walmart CIO Karenann Terrell as chief digital officer

Computer Weekly

Pharmaceutical giant GSK is building out its executive tech team with the appointment of its first chief digital officer

Trending Sources

New products of the week 5.30.16

Network World

With the Actiance Platform for the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries, organizations can embrace new communications channels while protecting data and ensuring compliance. New products of the week Our roundup of intriguing new products.

FireEye Discovers Hackers Targeting Wall Street to Access Insider Trading Information

Data Center Knowledge

Hackers have reportedly been attacking over 100 companies in the healthcare, pharmaceutical and investment banking sectors since mid-2013. Read More. Shared

B2B IT Forum: How Cybersecurity is being handled today and a look ahead

The Investing Edge

Last night, we asked our expert panel from Trustwave , AMAG Pharmaceuticals , Cybric , IBM Security & Mobile , State Street , and CloudLock about challenges and trends in the space and what has changed over the last five years to merit such an upward spiral in the cybersecurity space.

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How Big Data is Becoming Smaller Than Small Data

CTOvision

An example of an e-commerce website that makes good decisions based on small data is SNI’s pharmaceutical sales training , which has been carefully designed after looking at "heat maps" that show how visitors behave when they browse each page and where they are more likely to click. Carol M.

Brexit: Why CIOs Need to Revisit Their Strategic Assumptions

CEB IT

A leading pharmaceutical company, for instance, has taken this approach, and established a strategic planning cycle in which assumptions are explicitly discussed and documented, ensuring that its strategy remains relevant to market realities.

What Nest Just Did for the Internet of Things

The Investing Edge

If you are like me, you might be wondering how large the “Internet of Things” could become, and whether it will get the press, hype and activity that “Big Data” has received. Well, Google answered that question yesterday when they bought Nest for $3.2 billion.

Why State & Local Governments Should be Prepared for Cloud

Cloud Musings

RISC Networks services virtually every type of industry, including pharmaceuticals, healthcare, manufacturing, retail, banking, finance and technology. You are invited to attend the Cloud Webinar Series: Why State & Local Governments Should be Prepared for Cloud.

Social Media Checkup: Healthcare Industry Growing Stronger

CIO Dashboard

The 6th Annual Digital IQ Survey revealed that 50% of pharmaceutical and life science company respondents already invest in social media. Guest post by Adam Roumm. Its understandable why the healthcare industry has lagged behind in social media adoption.

3 Ways Technology is Transforming Care Management

CIO Dashboard

Another example of mHealth is a company that helps patients avoid counterfeit drugs by verifying drug authenticity via text message, which protects pharmaceutical supply chains in emerging markets. Guest blog by James Selden. It’s no secret that the current healthcare system isn’t working.

Why we love HR

ComputerWorld IT Management

Flashback a decade or two, to the days when this IT pilot fish has just gone to work for a big pharmaceutical company -- and HR has a question. After I went through all the 'onboarding' processes and signed my wife up for the health-insurance benefits, I got a note asking me for proof that we are actually married," says fish. Our marriage certificate was in our safe deposit box. Both of us worked during the day -- neither of us close to the bank -- and the bank didn't have Saturday hours.

Scaling Agile for the Enterprise

CIO Dashboard

In pharmaceutical clinical trials, for example, governing bodies publish standards for software and processes, giving organizations a jump on requirements while also imposing constraints. Guest post by Tim Mattix , Mario Gouvea and Vikram Purohit.

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Fed Tech News Roundup

CTOvision

New VA CIO Gets to Work - Nextgov NextGov (Yesterday) - New VA CIO Gets to WorkNextgovLaVerne Council, a former IT executive at Dell and pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson, took the oath of office Monday to serve as VA's assistant.

Harnessing the Power of the Cloud

The Investing Edge

Our assertion, now shared by many, is that large portions of IT will continue to shift to outside providers (the Cloud) as it becomes clearer that while banks are good at banking, and pharmaceutical companies good at marketing drugs, they do not also need to operate all of their own IT.

The Next Inflection Point in Business Analytics By: Greg Barlow, Verix

A CIO's Voice

He brings more than a decade of life science and pharmaceutical experience and an extensive background in strategic management, positioning Verix as the business analytics solution for Life Sciences. Big Data is the latest tech jargon to cause grief in the industry.

5 Ways CRM Fuels Innovation in the Life Sciences/Pharma Industry

IT Toolbox

Customer relationship management (CRM) platforms are finding a home in the life sciences and pharmaceutical industries as these industries seek better tools to manage operations and engagement during their product life cycles. Implementing a cloud-based CRM solution behind the scenes enables life sciences and pharma firms to focus on innovation. Here are five ways CRM fuels innovation

Cloud Musings by Kevin L. Jackson: IBM Debate Series - What's.

Cloud Musings

With over 30 years of experience, he has led or participated in business strategy, IT strategy, and business improvement projects for organizations in a broad range of industries, including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, foods, consumer products, wholesale and retail distribution, high tech electronics, and information services. Cloud Musings by Kevin L. Jackson.

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EMC And Big Data: An Overview - Chuck's Blog

Chuck's Blog - EMC

healthcare: medical diagnostics, medical records, epidemiology, new  pharmaceuticals (new molecules for specific drugs), and (eventually) individualized DNA-based diagnostics and personalized treatments. Chucks Blog.

Why BYOD doesn't really matter or how I learned to embrace a.

A Screw's Loose

Notice that what we are really talking about here is the data that an organization owns, for the pharmaceutical sales rep it may be information and presentations on the latest drugs that their company is selling. About. Standard Disclaimer. A Screw's Loose. Why BYOD doesn’t really matter or how I learned to embrace a mobile strategy Part 1. by Brian Katz on March 6, 2012 · 5 comments.

Demystifying Business Innovation

CIO Dashboard

such as pharmaceuticals and media and entertainment ? Guest post by John Sviokla. Why innovate? Because the growth of your business ? and, ultimately, its success and sustainability ? demands it.

Amazon Web Services AWS – Accelerate Your Cloud Success

Galido

Regardless of whether you are a piece of a group healing center or worldwide pharmaceutical organization, AWS helps you include deftness, enhance joint effort, and makes it less demanding to explore and consolidate new mechanical advancement.

A rose by any other name - A Screw's Loose

A Screw's Loose

A pharmaceutical salesperson that sells only one line of drugs shouldn’t be seeing the entire drug catalog in their sample app. About. Standard Disclaimer. A Screw's Loose. A rose by any other name. by Brian Katz on August 22, 2012 · 1 comment. I had a chance today to participate in a Twitter chat focused on the mobile business ( #mobilebizchat ). The topic of today’s chat was focused on Enterprise Mobile Apps.

Expanding the Cloud - Cluster Compute Instances for Amazon EC2.

All Things Distributed

Other industries using Amazon EC2 for HPC-style workloads include pharmaceuticals, oil exploration, industrial and automotive design, media and entertainment, and more. All Things Distributed. Werner Vogels weblog on building scalable and robust distributed systems. Expanding the Cloud - Cluster Compute Instances for Amazon EC2. By Werner Vogels on 12 July 2010 05:00 PM. Permalink. Comments ().