Is Google eyeing big data analytics in electronic medical records?

Google might be getting into the analytics of electronic medical records (“EMR” or "EHR" for electronic health records). Google’s Co-CEO, Larry Page, was interviewed during the company’s Google I/O event. He noted that

Published on: July 7th, 2014 Chris Lau

Ontario water project on verge of a torrent of data

From little things, big data grows. That might be the slogan of the Southern Ontario Water Consortium, a partnership of eight Ontario universities which is building a data platform for water testing technologies

Published on: July 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Infor adds more modules to business intelligence suite

Infor Global Solutions has added two more modules to its SunSystems Query & Analysis business intelligence suite. Called Evolve and Infor BI Dashboards, they are aimed at helping organizations ,made ad-hoc queries for

Published on: July 2nd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Discover the value of analytics [sponsored]

In this video, hosted by Jim Love, CIO of IT World Canada, we hear from marketing and technology leaders as they share their perspectives on why analytics matter and just how growth can

Published on: June 19th, 2014 IT World Canada Staff

New head for FICO Canada

A Quebec city native has been appointed the new head of Canadian operations at predictive analytics software company. Kevin Deveau was named to the post this week by Fair Isaac Corp., more commonly

Published on: June 19th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Security metrics: Don’t show too much

Information is power, someone once said. It could also destroy an IT security manager's career if it isn't understood or presented properly. That's the problem IT staff face when they want to include

Published on: June 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

New data visualization suite from Information Builders

ORLANDO – Information Builders has launched a new way for businesses to analyze their data – but it’s not just geared towards data geeks. During its user summit this week the business intelligence company announced

Published on: June 12th, 2014 Candice So

Information Builders adds tool for monitoring applications

ORLANDO – Information Builders has announced a new product designed to give businesses “a single pane of glass” for monitoring and running their applications. The business intelligence company already has a product called

Published on: June 11th, 2014 Candice So

Oracle 12c looks to speed up the enterprise

Oracle Corp. officially released its Oracle Database 12c today and with it the software giant aims to create a real-time  database management system for enterprise organizations. That was the singular message from CEO

Published on: June 10th, 2014 Paolo Del Nibletto