Featured Healthcare Content

  1. Preventive Healthcare Emerging As Health Technology Sector
    9/20/2016

    Every year, millions of people die from preventable diseases and conditions including diabetes, obesity, infectious disease, chronic respiratory disease, and cardiovascular disease. As technology becomes more fundamental to healthcare, preventive healthcare innovation (technologies used in measures adopted for disease prevention instead of treatment) are showing big predicted growth.

  2. Vendor At Center Of Potential Healthcare Data Breach
    9/16/2016

    Vendor is likely to blame for yet another recent potential exposure of healthcare data.

  3. Inside VARTECH: Day 1 -- IoT Isn’t Just Hype, It’s A Real Money Maker
    9/13/2016

    BlueStar’s VARTECH 2016 kicked off today in Atlantis, Paradise Island, Bahamas. A variety of BlueStar’s team are on hand to provide great insight into the goings on within the industry and at the distributor. One trend that gets a lot of headlines is IoT (Internet of Things). I had a chance to speak with Duane Roebuck, IoT & WLAN business development manager for BlueStar about IoT. Specifically, what’s hype and what VARs and integrators should be keeping their eyes on.

  4. Inside VARTECH: Day 2 – It’s All Upside With BlueStar’s Technical Services
    9/13/2016

    Today is the second day of VARTECH 2016 in Atlantis, Paradise Island, Bahamas. Yesterday, I had the opportunity to speak with BlueStar leaders about POS, payment processing, IoT, and healthcare. Today, I was able to speak with Dan Brewer, technical services manager at Bluestar. Brewer’s message is simple: VARs should be leveraging BlueStar’s many services to extend their capabilities, improve their profitability, and win more business.

  5. Inside VARTECH: Day 1 -- Healthcare’s Biggest Opportunity & Threat
    9/12/2016

    BlueStar’s VARTECH 2016 kicked off today in Atlantis, Paradise Island, Bahamas. I had the opportunity to speak with Rick Bird, healthcare vertical manager for BlueStar, who shared details on what the company sees as the biggest opportunity (and threat) to the VAR/integrator channel — unified communications.

  6. Whitepaper Stresses Breach Cost Of Lost Or Stolen Healthcare Devices
    9/12/2016

    DDS leader, Absolute releases whitepaper on the cost of healthcare data breach settlements involving lost or stolen devices. By Megan Williams, contributing writer

  7. What Is Video Analytics And What Does It Mean For Your Business?
    9/7/2016

    Video analytics is no longer a niche technology available only to the largest companies with the biggest budgets. It has become a valuable tool that makes nearly any business a more versatile and effective organization. This can be seen in the number of industries showing renewed interest in all video analytics has to offer.

  8. Research Shows DNSSEC Vulnerabilities Are Prolific
    8/26/2016

    Neustar Report finds that savvy DDoS attackers are using our defenses against us. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

  9. HIMSS Cybersecurity Survey Reveals Shift In Priorities For Providers
    8/25/2016

    Q3 and Q4 just might be the perfect time to upsell security solutions By Megan Williams, contributing writer

  10. Advocate Health Reaches Record $5.55 Million HIPAA Penalty Agreement
    8/17/2016

    In a world riddled with data breaches it can be easy to forget one of the biggest threats to patient data is internal mishandling by providers. Case in point: HHS announced Advocate Health Care Network agreed to a settlement with OCR (the Office for Civil Rights) for $5.55 million. By Megan Williams, contributing writer