Salesforce acquires data center analytics startup Coolan

Coolan, a startup that developed software for analyzing data about data center hardware, today announced that it has been acquired by Salesforce. Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed.It was not long ago that Coolan launched. It was headed up by Amir Michael, who once led the team at Facebook responsible for designing and deploying the[…]

Are healthcare CIOs being cut out of the analytics loop? 

Healthcare CIOs are facing new challenges as their organizations shift toward a care delivery model known as “population health management,” or PHM. Essentially, PHM aims to improve the health of a patient population in order to reduce the cost of caring for that population. Healthcare organizations are being forced to take this path because Medicare[…]

Moving Out of Its Emergent Phase, Healthcare Data Analytics Becomes More Real

The healthcare analytics phenomenon has been a leading edge topic for several years, with exciting discussions among health IT leaders around the capabilities of Big Data and predictive analytics tools at virtually every industry conference and event. What’s more, the practice of data analytics has now grown out of its infancy stages as more providers[…]

10 questions to ask analytics vendors (before you buy)

Choosing the right analytics platform is essential. After all, the product you choose will be helping leaders make critical business decisions for years to come – that’s if you get it right.CIO March 2016 digital issueDownload the March 2016 digital issueInside: What you need to know about staffing up for IoT, how cloud and SDN[…]

How Analytics Can Help Drive the Success of Your App

There’s more to creating a successful app than engineering and code. Once the app has been released, your next steps can be challenging: measuring your performance across platforms, growing your audience, improving the user experience – the list goes on. In order to build, grow and monetize a successful app, you must understand what people[…]