analytics

A new era of personalized healthcare

Advancements in medical science and technology continue to reduce the time and cost of genomics sequencing, bridging the gap between research and clinical decision support. If your IT infrastructure cannot meet your analytical and data demands – or worse, is slowing research and collaboration and minimizing your ability to take the most informed decisions – […]

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Healthcare Rallies for Blockchain: Q&A with Srinivas Attili

This is the second article in the Q&A series where we discuss the findings reported in the IBMs Executive Report on Blockchain in Healthcare. Here we hear from Srinivas Attili (Vice President & Partner, Application Innovation Consulting, US Public Sector & Healthcare) who leads IBM’s Application Services Go-To-Market practice for Public Sector including State and […]

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Healthcare rallies for blockchain : Continuing the discussion

Revisiting my notebook and e-mails from the start of 2016, one thing that struck me was the virtual absence of the word blockchain. Fast forward to January 2017 and my in-box is dominated by e-mails on blockchain. I now ‘get’ blockchain and how it can benefit the industries that I’m passionate about – healthcare and […]

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Blockchain in Healthcare: IBM at ONC/NIST Blockchain Challenge Workshop

Lately there has been a great deal of buzz about Blockchain and its potential uses in various sectors of the economy. Healthcare has been one of the industries that is well-suited to the integration of Blockchain because of the need for strong non-repudiation, clear audit path, and other features that Blockchain offers. The application of […]

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Using Watson to Accelerate Drug Discovery

IBM Watson Health aims to transform the drug development process for life sciences – from research to commercialization. IBM Watson for Drug Discovery helps accelerate breakthroughs by enabling researchers to quickly analyze, identify, and prioritize new therapeutic targets and drug combinations for future study. Imagine if you could:  Access structured and unstructured data from disparate […]

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Better Engage with Patients and Partners Using Watson Health Core and the IBM Cloud

IBM Watson Health Core IBM Watson Health Core is a health data platform specifically designed to meet the needs of life science leaders, medical device companies, researchers and others in this complex, ever-evolving marketplace. Watson Health Core provides more than basic cloud infrastructure: It helps accelerate the consistency and velocity of innovation with a HIPAA-enabled, […]

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IBM Healthcare Wins Blockchain Health IT Ideation Challenge

What is Blockchain and why is it the latest buzzword in Healthcare? The famous 1993 cartoon by Peter Stein in The New Yorker sums up the trust limitation that is inherent in online commerce: “On the Internet, nobody knows you’re a dog.” 23 years later, the world is still working to overcome this limitation with […]

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Complimentary Webinar: The 2016 X-Force Cyber Security Intelligence Index and Implications for the Healthcare Industry

The annual IBM X-Force Cyber Security Intelligence Index report offers a high-level overview and detailed look at the type and volume of attacks, which industries are most affected, and the key factors enabling attackers to help you better understand the current threat landscape. It reveals how security threats are evolving year to year, and provides […]

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World of Watson: October 24-27, Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas

Unleash your company’s cognitive potential at IBM World of Watson 2016, which replaces IBM’s Insight Conference. In a world awash with data, World of Watson will equip you with the capacity to extract knowledge from your data, enhance personal expertise, and outthink the needs of the market at amazing speeds. Become a cognitive business, and […]

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Power of cognitive computing in making people live healthier

By as soon as 2018, some 30 percent of healthcare systems will be relying on cognitive computing and running cognitive analytics against patient data and real-world evidence to personalize treatment (source). Both healthcare and life sciences industry are focused towards providing a healthier future to patients through care delivery and drugs. Healthcare and life sciences […]

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IBM World of Watson 2016: Call for Speakers

A cognitive business needs people who can access, analyze and gain actionable insight from every kind of data from any source, so everyone can find new ways to improve businesses processes and transform. As our world becomes more cognitive, so has IBM Insight. This year, Insight will be the cornerstone of World of Watson 2016. […]

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Cognitive Computing: Enabling breakthrough discoveries for the life sciences industry

Life sciences companies are embracing the power of cognitive computing to fuel breakthrough discoveries and better manage the tsunami of data they are looking to mine for insights.  In our complex healthcare ecosystem, volumes of seemingly unrelated, disparate data need to be brought together to deliver actionable insights. As more and more data is becoming […]

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