IT in Healthcare

Every business needs high-performance BI team

Aspen Pharmacare's Alishna Maharaj discusses the importance of leveraging an analytics team to drive business success.

11 Mar

eBook: NTT Security uncovers cybersecurity threats facing the healthcare industry

Organisations in the healthcare sector are lucrative targets for attackers, says NTT Security.


New app helps HIV-positive children navigate life

The KidzAlive Talk Tool App empowers HIV-positive children with the information required to live a healthy lifestyle.


Health communications tools

In the unique environment that is healthcare, personal mobile devices are simply not good enough to provide what can be a life and death service; specialised solutions are required.

25 Feb

New diagnostic device detects hepatitis B in 15 minutes

Developed by global healthcare firm Abbott, the device rapidly tests for hepatitis B using serum, plasma or whole blood.

Feb 18, 2019

Healthcare industry leans toward hybrid cloud

The increasing need for security, flexibility and application mobility fuels healthcare organisations in their cloud journey.

Feb 18, 2019

Biotech incubator seeks start-ups solving African challenges

The six-month programme aims to support Southern African and Zimbabwean biotech start-ups seeking to drive change in Africa.

Feb 15, 2019

IBM gives Watson $50m healthcare boost

The computing company enters collaborations to advance the science of artificial intelligence and its application to major public health issues.

Feb 14, 2019

IBM's 5-in-5 foretells life-changing tech in five years

Digital farming, radical recycling and mapping the microbiome have the potential to change the way people work, live and interact, says IBM.


Obsessive selfie perfection leads to 'Snapchat dysmorphia

The rise of picture-perfect photo-editing apps and social media filters drives users to drastic measures to achieve the "perfect selfie" look, resulting in a mental disorder.


A modular approach to better healthcare

The healthcare sector can make the most of its investments in technology by adopting solutions that are modular and can be easily integrated into existing systems.