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Topic of the Month March 2017

Big Data – Benefit for the medical sector

The worldwide amount of digital data doubles every two years. In the medical sector, too, data is not only becoming bigger but is also becoming more. In addition to "classical" patient data like blood parameters or medication, patients' genomes are playing a more and more important role. But how can these data mountains be utilized, how is Big Data evolving to Smart Data? These are the question we want to answer in our Topic of the Month.