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District health boards in New Zealand leveraging cloud for clinical and non-clinical data

17 of New Zealand’s district health boards (DHBs) are hosting some of their clinical and non-clinical data offsite using cloud services. The author asked all 20 DHBs what cloud services they are currently leveraging, their future plans and the barriers they see to cloud adoption.All but three (South Canterbury, Lakes and Tairāwhiti DHBs) are using… Read More »

Beating the 4 top challenges of database management in the cloud

According to a recent survey from KeyBanc Capital Markets, 32 percent of CIOs say they plan to use multiple vendors to create internal private cloud systems, while 27 percent planned hybrid cloud arrangements. It’s no secret why. When making the leap to the cloud, organizations have two goals in mind—achieving economies of scale not typically… Read More »