Organizations in every industry are experiencing accelerated data growth; for a typical organization the amount of data doubles every two or three years. And approximately 80% of all new data being created is unstructured data. What is unstructured data? Generally, it’s any data that is not in a structured database—documents, … READ MORE
One of the most significant technology-related challenges in the modern era is managing data growth. As healthcare organizations leverage new data-generating technology, and as medical record retention requirements evolve, the exponential rise in data (already growing at 48 percent each year according to the Dell EMC Digital Universe Study) could … READ MORE
Advances in sequencing, spectroscopy, and microscopy are driving life sciences organizations to produce vast amounts of data. Most organizations are dedicating significant resources to the storage and management of that data. However, until recently, their primary efforts have focused on how to host the data for high performance, rapid analysis, … READ MORE
When I think of technology buzzwords, I think of really big, complex concepts that slowly grow into all-encompassing terms to make those concepts easy to reference. Due to the complexity of some technology topics, however, buzzwords often create an opportunity for misconceptions. I’ve had people ask me if I work … READ MORE
Real “health care” happens when telemedicine is closely joined to a connected-care delivery model that has prevention and continuity-of-care at its core. This model has been defined well, but only sparsely adopted. As John Hockenberry, host of the morning show “The Takeaway” on National Public Radio, eloquently puts it: “health … READ MORE
Improving Healthcare Data Management with EMC Isilon – Think holistic, not in separated storage islands
The Data Growth Challenge in Healthcare According to the EMC Digital Universe with Research & Analysis by IDC Healthcare data growth is one of the fastest across many industries. A 48% annual growth rate will lead to 2,314 Exabytes of data in 2020. Source: EMC Digital Universe with Research & … READ MORE
There’s no turning back, January 2015 has come and almost gone! I have been reading other blogs with New Year’s resolutions and reflections from 2014 and I felt inclined to look back at some of the customers we highlighted in 2014.
Data Archiving in an Information Age In today’s world, astronomic amounts of data can be found everywhere. Between the birth of the world and 2003, there was only 5 Exabytes of information created; now we create 5 Exabytes of data every two days. For the majority of the companies, on … READ MORE
Several recent articles have piqued my interest in an emerging addition to the C-Suite – the CDO, or Chief Data Officer. My response is YAA – Yet Another Acronym to add to the stretched recesses of our memory banks.
“No one understands the cloud. It’s a [BLEEP] mystery.” —Jason Segel Perhaps more than a few of us got a kick out of the trailer from one of this summer’s blockbuster movies. In this clip, the cloud is the villain. If your family is like mine, meaning not that tech savvy, … READ MORE
Flexible deployment + powerful data export tools = the perfect time to upgrade your customers It is no secret that viewing and analyzing storage performance data can bring infinite value to your customers, which is why we took performance metrics to the next level with our latest release of EMC … READ MORE
Last month, EMC Greenplum hosted an event at the Churchill Club in Silicon Valley to address some key questions surrounding the big data debate. The panel of passionate, distinguished practitioners included Keith Collins, Gil Elbaz, Ping Li, Anand Rajaraman and myself. Michael Chui of the McKinsey Global Institute did a fantastic … READ MORE