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      Here’s what the big four U.S. mobile ISPs are doing with IoT

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    2. Data strategy: Healthcare industry puts big data, AI to work

      Data strategy: Healthcare industry puts big data, AI to work

      A well-crafted data strategy is key to enhancing patient experience and controlling healthcare industry costs, according to Bill Gillis, CIO at Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization.

      In an interview at the recent CDM Media CIO Boston Summit, Gillis discussed how data can be used to revolutionize the healthcare industry.

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      Best practices for healthcare data migration to the cloud

      The arguments over cloud adoption in the medical industry -- and thus healthcare data migration to the cloud -- offer common refrains: One side often states, "Healthcare is moving too slowly to the cloud." The other side retorts, "Patient data is too sensitive for the cloud."

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    5. Connected IoT Devices Market 2018 by Global Key Players: Advantech, Amplia Soluciones, Aeris Communication, Microsoft, PTC Incorporation, Wind River Systems, Motorola, Nokia Solutions Network, Hewlett-Packard, Apple, Dell

      Connected IoT Devices Market 2018 by Global Key Players: Advantech, Amplia Soluciones, Aeris Communication, Microsoft, PTC Incorporation, Wind River Systems, Motorola, Nokia Solutions Network, Hewlett-Packard, Apple, Dell

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      The rise of programmable networks has changed the role of the network engineer, and accepting those changes is key to career advancement.

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      It seems that every year there is a new flavor of 802.11 for wireless devices. This year is no different with 802.11ac, the newest standard for next-generation Wi-Fi. However, what makes this latest wireless standard important to deploy is its ability to support next-generation wireless devices that greatly exceeds the past 802.11 releases. The multiplying numbers of users and their numerous devices and applications demand gigabit speed, increased capacity and reliability that 802.11ac delivers. 

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