Big Data and the Cloud: Uncover New Insights Hiding in Your Data by Datanami

By harnessing the combined power of big data and the cloud, researchers and analysts can gain insights faster and increase the value of their data, while assuring that data privacy, security, and governance remain intact. It’s time to bring the speed, scale and economics of the cloud to healthcare data.

Big Data Quickens the Life Sciences Enterprise by Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

Investing in a data-management strategy is growing in importance, as data volumes grow exponentially, and the variety of data and how it is analyzed to provide meaningful insights changes with technology adoption. Opportunities will open up for the pharmaceutical industry as big data enhances collaboration across industries.

MD Anderson turns to analytics, big data to fight cancer, boost efficiencies by Health Data Management

MD Anderson Cancer Center has embarked on a large-scale analytics effort to better understand the myriad forms of cancers it treats and develop therapies and medication regimens to combat them. The center wants to be able to take ideas for data tools, assess and quantify their value, and then build them within a matter of weeks, according to the article.

How Biotech Is Revolutionizing Personalized Medicine by Med City News

Personalized medicine has rapidly advanced and is becoming an increasingly larger market with obvious benefits. As it becomes a greater focus in healthcare, biotechnology continues to play a big role in its future in terms of patient outcomes, successful clinical trials, and more efficient use of medical resources.

Digital health innovation hub debuts in Boston by New Boston Post

A health-care innovation hub that will focus on developing digital technology for use in the delivery of medical services opened Wednesday in Boston. Officials also announced the creation of the Massachusetts Innovation Catalyst Fund, which holds almost $26 million from private sources interested in investing in digital health care companies.