Hitachi Data Systems Federal Blog

Leveraging the Right Data Technology for a Safer, Smarter Society

By Christian Heiter on May 25, 2016 12:44:50 PM

In every sector, organizations are making more intelligent use of technology to deliver services and manage infrastructure more efficiently. In this data-driven move to create a safer, smarter society, they’re accruing a wealth of digital information on nearly every facet of civil life – from law enforcement and emergency response, to healthcare, critical infrastructure, transportation and energy.

As this social innovation unfolds, we’re producing data of unprecedented richness and scope, at rapidly growing volumes. We’re now faced with more information than we can process, which affects our ability to leverage it effectively. More than ever, we need efficient methods for collecting, storing, organizing, finding, accessing and analyzing data – the data that gives us the intelligence we need to make the informed, timely decisions vital to our communal quality of life.

A truly “smart” society knows how to optimize this abundance of data. So, what capabilities are most valuable to our digital transformation into a smart society?

Read More

Topics: Social Innovation, Health IT, smart cities, Internet of Things, Health Care, Object Storage, Metadata, Metadata Management, Digital Transformation

3 Ways Big Data is Driving Innovation in Healthcare

By John Williams on Oct 5, 2015 2:06:58 PM

Today’s healthcare industry is increasingly driven by technology: from EHRs and digital imaging data that gives clinicians a comprehensive view of patients’ histories to robotics and medical devices that allow for less invasive treatments. These systems provide automation for overall improvement in patient care. All of these technological innovations produce massive amounts of new data, which in turn, spur new innovations that keep moving the healthcare industry into the future.

Read More

Topics: Big Data, Health IT

Subscribe to Email Updates

Recent Posts