Tag Archives: Data

Healthcare again tops industries for cybersecurity attacks, data breaches

Dive Brief: Healthcare again led all industries in cybersecurity breaches in 2018, claiming a quarter of the more than 750 incidents reported, BakerHostetler’s latest Data Security Incident Response Report shows. Health information was the second most at-risk type of data in cyber incidents, making up fully a third of potentially compromised records. Social Security numbers were… Read More »

How to harness value from ML with logical data warehouses

Logical data warehouses have been gaining popularity for some time, and their potential benefits are many. They help provide a unified infrastructure for querying across disparate data sources. They also help provide security and metadata management on top of multiple analytical data management systems. The LDW is needed because, to make the data actionable, organizations… Read More »

XX Marks the Spot: Why Did Women Tech Experts Rule at DC Health Data Confab?

By MICHAEL L. MILLENSON Three government experts on a health tech conference panel discuss the urgency of releasing actionable data; all are women. A more senior official, another woman, gives a TED-style talk making the same case. And a four-person, private-sector panel debates privacy and ethics; three of the four are female. Health Datapalooza, a… Read More »