HIMSS News

The Big Data Cure: The Future of Big Data in Federal Healthcare

On June 17th, at the Government Health IT Conference & Exhibition,  Audie Hittle, CISSP and ICSEA certified, Chief Technology Officer Federal at EMC, gave a presentation titled “The Big Data Cure: The Future of Big Data in Federal Healthcare.”  He discussed the ability of big data to make major contributions to the healthcare industry.  Hittle also presented the results of a survey, carried out by MeriTalk, of healthcare executives and leaders.  Results included that the Big Data system is still in its early stages and that key steps still need to be taken by federal agencies in order to properly utilize the data that is collected to produce meaningful results.

For Hittle’s complete presentation, please click here.

Keywords: 
Government Health IT Conferencebig dataFederal Healthcare