Infor launches Healthcare Enterprise Analytics to aid patient care

Infor, a leading provider of industry-specific cloud applications, has announced Infor Healthcare Enterprise Analytics, a comprehensive solution that will provide healthcare organisations with greater insight into their operations, supporting their efforts to improve outcomes and lower costs. Powered by the Infor Birst Cloud Analytics platform, the solution will transform complex data from any source into […]

McAfee Labs reports record surges in health care attacks

A new report from McAfee Labs records 478 new cyberthreats every Minute and eight every second. It shows how cybercriminals embrace novel techniques and schemes to capture new revenue streams. McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, has released its McAfee Labs Threats Report: March 2018, examining the growth and trends of new malware, ransomware, and other […]

Pure Storage Expert: Improving Patient Outcomes with AI and Advanced Analytics

Across the globe, healthcare providers are facing the same three questions says Christian Putz, Director, Emerging, EMEA, Pure Storage. He asks how do we improve patient care, how can we help more people and how can this be achieved with budgets under pressure? Finding a solution to these questions is increasingly reliant on technology. Now the […]

Red Hat unveils next generation decision management offering

Red Hat Decision Manager 7 helps organisations automate business decisions for more efficient operations and accurate outcomes. Red Hat, Inc, a leading provider of open source solutions, has introduced Red Hat Decision Manager 7, a decision management platform that simplifies the development and deployment of rules-based applications and services. Red Hat Decision Manager 7 is […]

Study reveals 90% of clinicians to use mobile technology at bedside by 2022

Zebra Technologies Corporation, a leader in rugged mobile computers, barcode scanners and barcode printers, has announced the results of its Future of Healthcare: 2022 Hospital Vision Study, revealing the impact of mobile technology use in acute care hospitals. The research, which incorporates feedback from nursing managers, IT decision-makers, and patients, offers a unique perspective from […]

Arab Health survey finds technological innovation in healthcare is welcomed in GCC

Arab Health, the largest gathering of healthcare and trade professionals in the MENA region, has revealed that 45% of GCC residents find wearable technology, such as fitness trackers or smart watches, an effective way to monitor their personal health. In a GCC-wide survey commissioned by Arab Health 2018, 50% of respondents aged 18 to 24 […]

Healthcare industry increases innovation through IoT use

According to HPE Aruba, nearly 90% of early IoT adopters have already suffered an IoT related security breach. But the good news is threats to the healthcare sector can be combated with good practice, Jose Vasco, Regional Director MEMA at Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, tells us. When it comes to healthcare, six in […]

Study reveals Qatari youth access online help to stay healthy

A recent study by Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) has found that the country’s youth are turning to the Internet to access information about health. The study, Information and Monitoring Among Qatari Adolescents, provides an in-depth understanding of how Qatari youth acquire information about health issues of all kinds. It found how the majority of […]

ATOM, the ‘most advanced insurance platform in the World’

The in-memory technology of SAP HANA® is enabling the seamless analysis of big data with concurrent updating of risk pricing and selection. The API-driven platform allows elseco member insurance companies to have real-time access to their portfolio, performance analysis and bordereau reports. Compliance is even built into the process flows allowing different classes of users, […]

Mimecast expert: Cybercriminals are setting sights on healthcare

Cybercriminals have set their sights on protected health information. It’s Black Market value is greater than credit card information. By Brandon Bekker, Managing Director at Mimecast, Africa and the Middle East, explains why and how the healthcare sector is under attack.   The Internet of Things has transformed the healthcare sector, allowing practitioners to easily […]