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Electronic Health Record (EHR) Interoperability - Why is it so hard?

by Andrew White  |  July 27, 2015

I just had to read an article that dropped into my inbox this morning.  It was titled, "5 Tips for Providers to Advance EHR Interoperability".  Though written by a vendor/research...

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Book Review: Go Set a Watchman - Recommended

by Andrew White  |  July 27, 2015

Go set a watchman, Harper Lee, Harper Collins, 2015.  Some reviews have suggested that Watchman conflicts with Mockingbird.  Some other reviewers suggest that Watchman, written before Mockingbird, is not the...

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Your Car, the Killer Brick

by Pete Basiliere  |  July 27, 2015

How will you feel when hackers wirelessly take control of the car you’re driving, turning it into a brick? Yes, they can do that. Seriously, think about what that means....

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On Tanks vs Tractors

by Anton Chuvakin  |  July 24, 2015

Well, you all expect deep technical guidance from us at Gartner GTP – but here you are going to get another “philosophical post” (aka rant) – inspired by the “Jeepgate”,...

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Confessions from Shadow IT

by Cindi Howson  |  July 24, 2015

I think I’m having a mid life crisis: am I business or IT? Who do I want to be? Having only just joined Gartner this year, I keep hearing about...

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Problems with EMV; Slower Check Outs and More Online Fraud

by Avivah Litan  |  July 24, 2015

EMV chip cards are no panacea. Yes they are much more secure than magnetic stripe cards but as it turns out, they are also MUCH less convenient for rushed shoppers...

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Catalyst Makes You Look Smart: Big Data Analytics for Non-Data Citizens

by Svetlana Sicular  |  July 24, 2015

Analytics is exploding — it is becoming everybody’s domain, rather than an expert’s domain. The digital economy requires to expand your existing expertise with new knowledge. The digital economy is...

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Reality Check on EDR / ETDR

by Anton Chuvakin  |  July 23, 2015

How exciting is Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) technology? -- Sorry to piss on your parade, but for many organizations it is NOT exciting at all. Look, it is hard...

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Innovation ‘Initiatives’ are Silly

by Kirsten Newbold  |  July 23, 2015

When executives tell me about their Innovation ‘Initiatives’, I cringe. It’s not that I am anti-innovation, quite the opposite in fact. It’s that a company cannot decree that ‘for the...

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Do You Have A Strategy To Grow In FinTech?

by Rajesh Kandaswamy  |  July 22, 2015

There has been increased interest over the past few years in ‘FinTech’, where technology is used in financial services to solve problems differently or create new services. While FinTech is a...

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