Provides an Overview of Big Data Analytics Use Cases and Challenges for Life Sciences and Healthcare Organizations
WARREN, NJ – May 20, 2015 – Knowledgent, the data and analytics firm, today announced a new white paper that explores the potential of big data analytics in the life sciences and healthcare industries. The white paper was developed to help life sciences and healthcare organizations understand the ways in which they can leverage data to gain critical business insights.
The life sciences and healthcare industries historically have generated large amounts of data driven by patient profiling, compliance and regulatory requirements, and scientific research. These massive quantities of data hold the promise of supporting a wide range of medical and healthcare functions, including clinical decision support, disease surveillance, and clinical analytics.
Titled, “Big Data Analytics in Life Sciences and Healthcare: An Overview,” this white paper provides an overview of big data analytics as an emerging discipline in life sciences and healthcare. It explores the characteristics of this trend and the benefits of leveraging big data analytics within these sectors. It also touches on the challenges and future directions of big data analytics in the life science and healthcare industries.
“With the significant amounts of patient and medical data generated every day, it is more important than ever for organizations to acquire the tools and technologies necessary to gain business advantage from data, ” said Tom Johnstone, Managing Partner for Health and Life Sciences, Knowledgent. “We believe that life sciences and healthcare organizations need to understand and enable the wealth of insights available to them through the power of big data analytics.”
To download a complimentary copy of the white paper, visit knowledgent.com.
Knowledgent is an industry information consultancy that helps organizations transform their information into business results through data and analytics innovation. Our expertise seamlessly integrates industry experience, data analyst and scientist capabilities, and data architecture and engineering skills to uncover actionable insights. We have not only the technical knowledge to deliver game-changing solutions at all phases of development, but also the business acumen to evolve data initiatives from ideation to operationalization, ensuring that organizations realize the full value of their information. For more information, visit knowledgent.com.