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Carole Gunst, December 14, 2016

North Bridge, a growth equity and venture capital firm, in partnership with research analyst firm Wikibon, announced the results of its sixth annual Future of Cloud Computing Survey, which analyzes trends in cloud computing, adoption, use and challenges on a yearly basis. North Bridge, a growth equity and venture capital firm, in partnership with research analyst firm Wikibon, announced the results of its sixth annual Future of Cloud Computing Survey, which analyzes trends in cloud computing, adoption, use and challenges on a yearly basis.

Kevin Petrie, November 24, 2015

It’s not hard to find examples of how Big Data analytics and artificial intelligence are re-defining healthcare.

Cerner integrates Electronic Medical Records and other files in a Cloudera Hadoop “Data Hub” that has saved lives by spotting bloodstream infections. IBM Watson, meanwhile, reviews millions of patient cases to diagnose a variety of medical conditions and prescribe personalized treatment plans.

Software like this exceeds the processing capacity of any doctor, which raises questions about the future of doctors and nurses.

And this job uncertainty...

Kevin Petrie, November 2, 2015

This is the second in a series of blogs that examine how Fortune 500 companies use Attunity Visibility to manage their data more effectively. Part Two focuses on data warehouse performance.

Carole Gunst, October 13, 2015

Glidewell Laboratories saved over $88K/year by moving data to Amazon Redshift. Want to know how?

Carole Gunst, October 9, 2015

We’re proud to announce at the AWS re:Invent conference that we have extended our Big Data solutions to Hadoop in the cloud. Attunity CloudBeam now facilitates data transfer between on-premise and Hadoop systems running on Amazon Web Services.

This week, Attunity was at the AWS re:Invent conference in Las Vegas where we let 19,000 attendees and the world know that that Attunity CloudBeam now transfers data between enterprise data centers and Hadoop running on the AWS Cloud. This means that our customers can now leverage the power of Big Data analytics...

Vijay Raman, October 7, 2015

This is the first in a series of blogs that examine how Fortune 500 companies use Attunity Visibility to manage their data more effectively. Part One tells the story of a multinational pharmaceutical firm.

Pharmaceutical companies face a lot of pressure from a lot of directions – competitors, customers and regulators. Every decision, whether it relates to R&D, FDA applications or the release and promotion of a new drug, must be grounded on data.

As we met with this global pharmaceutical company and learned about their requirements, we got an...

Kevin Petrie, July 23, 2015

Big Data benefits of the smartphone continue to drive innovation throughout our economy, and the mHealth + Telehhealth World event in Boston this week convinced me the most sweeping gains might well center on healthcare.

The need for efficiency improvements is somewhat staggering. Many large hospitals are running out of beds, with doctors in short supply. Add in the economic productivity hit for patients that wait for hours to see a nurse or doctor, and there is plenty of room to tighten the belt. Two facts from the conference tell a stark tale:

25% of emergency room visits...
Kevin Petrie, January 19, 2015

The Big Data opportunity is one of the most tangible in the healthcare industry. New data collection, data integration and data analysis methods have the potential to revolutionize the treatment and prevention of health problems globally.

In this article, I’ll focus on healthcare providers themselves and how they can best exploit Big Data to improve patient care and operations.

As with other industries, integrating disparate data points helps profits. Ezekiel Emanuel, former White House special advisor on health policy, recently observed that healthcare companies are...

Rodan Zadeh, January 14, 2015

Q: How is healthcare changing in the US? A: Just ask Philips Healthcare. Read this article to learn how two weekend warriors leveraged Attunity CloudBeam to load 37 million records in < 90 minutes.