Topic: analytics

UK health startup Medopad bets on the future of mobile health tech

Since the first crop of fitness trackers and wearables launched some years ago, the quantified self movement has continued to grow apace. Today, the latest edition of the Apple Watch integrates such an array of advanced health functions - most notably a heart rate tracker - that it actually qualifies as an FDA-approved medical device. Right now, all this portable health tech is targeted towards healthy, fitness conscious consumers, but will its primary function in future be monitoring health conditions?

IBM to move Watson Health to a hybrid cloud

IBM is moving its Watson Cognitive Health services to a hybrid cloud model that it said will give customers greater access to a larger pool of payer and health record information for data analytics.

AB InBev moves to Talend to streamline IT estate and free up data science talent

AB InBev has grown from a medieval abbey brewery in southern Belgium into the world's largest beer maker through a series of mergers and acquisitions that left it with a sprawling estate of IT systems spanning 27 different ERP systems and more than 20 Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) tools.

How to craft effective data science job descriptions

Finding good data science talent starts with a killer job description. Here’s how to get it right.

Australia's Secure Agility breaks into blockchain with Block8

Sydney-based Secure Agility has made a play in blockchain technology through establishing a partnership with Block8.

10 must-have skills for ITSM pros

If you work in IT service management, these are the 10 skills you’ll need in order to be successful in the years ahead.

Key takeaways from Oracle OpenWorld 2018; focus on autonomous cloud

At Oracle's annual flagship event, the company revealed plans for a next generation of cloud, fueled by intelligent and autonomous technologies. 

Why open source is struggling with app security and diversity

Linus Torvalds is back in charge of Linux. With that elephant out of the room - what else might the Linux Foundation be keen to address?

Microsoft revamps machine learning tools for Apache Spark

The new open source release integrates Spark with Cognitive Toolkit and other Microsoft machine learning offerings

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Website abandonment: Can replacing your Content Distribution Network help?

Here's an analysis of the scenario of online content delivery comprehensively and what could possibly be making your visitors tick.

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Blockchain developers in demand: Skills gap means higher pay

Demand for blockchain developers continues to skyrocket, with the number of full-time job openings exceeding 12,000 – a growth rate of 400% over the past year.

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IoT roundup: Content delivery networks make a play for IoT business

Akamai and Limelight ramp up edge networking; Splunk gets into industrial IoT management and monitoring.