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CIO’s Role in Digital Transformation Infographic

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CIOs: Preparing for a Digital Transformation

A core set of digital technologies – mobile, social, the cloud, data and analytics – are transforming companies at both an operational and a strategic level. For leading CIOs, these present a major opportunity to expand their role. A Digital World Across a range of industries and geographies, digital technologies are transforming the way companies […]

Retail’s New 4 P’s of Performance

Retail success has always been about delivering on the “4 Rs” – getting the Right products – to the Right place – at the Right time – and for the Right price. While that success formula still holds true, technology-enabled advancements promise to disrupt how — and how well — retailers will be able to […]

Innovation – The CIO Leadership Opportunity

Today more than ever, technology-driven innovation is contributing to growth. Leading CIOs “operationalize” their innovation programs to create and sustain success. As IT further evolves from transaction-oriented support function to key enabler, CIOs must leverage IT innovation to bring transformative change to the organization. This is a great opportunity for CIOs to step up and […]

Venrock Invests $4.5 Million to Meet the Needs of ACOs

It’s fair to say that accountable care organizations have been going through some growing pains as they figure out how to make their delivery models improve patient outcomes and turn a profit. The former head of the Office of National Coordinator for Health IT, Farzad Mostashari, is leading a newly formed company called Aledade with […]

MyHealth.io – A Groundbreaking Tool for Patients

At the 2014 Health Datapalooza conference, the Smart Health Hero app was crowned the winner of the Code-a-palooza challenge. Coming in second place was MyHealth.io, developed by karmadata. MyHealth.io lets patients find the best nearby surgeon based on the surgeon’s volume and the hospital’s quality data. The website uses open data sources, private pharmacy claims […]

True Grid Modernization is Happening at the Edge of the Grid

Simply put, Grid Edge defines the undeniable transition of the electric power industry into a next-generation, holistic, distributed energy system. We see the undeniable evolution from a centralized energy system to a next-generation, distributed energy system. By 2016 there will be a new distributed PV installation every 83 seconds in the United States. More distributed […]

IndoorAtlas Raises $4.5 Million in Race To Map The Indoors

There is a definite scramble within major retail and industrial organizations to find ways of adopting indoor location and positioning technology to drive the next levels of engagement and efficiency. We have an active Call-for-Innovation that any tech firm with relevant systems or applications should take a close look at. Calls-for-Innovation IndoorAtlas Raises $4.5 Million […]

Physicians’ Participation in Payment Models in 2010 & 2013: 8 Statistics

The percentage of physicians participating in accountable care organizations has increased by nearly 20 percent from 2011 to 2013, according to the Medscape’s 2014 Physician Compensation Report. The report is based on responses from nearly 24,000 physicians in 25 specialties. Here are eight statistics on physician participation in payment models in 2011 and 2013 Not […]

Business Technology Spending to Top $330 Billion by 2017

Business-funded technology is expected to reach $275.2 billion in 2014, accounting for 55 percent of total technology spending. The business technology spending market will grow at 6.9 percent 5-year compound annual compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from $236.6 billion in 2012 to $330.7 billion by 2017, while enterprise IT grows slowly at a 1.9 percent […]