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Red Herring — THE BUSINESS OF TECHNOLOGY. Europe 2012 Top 100. Health IT Managers Say Tablets Can Cause Problems - Healthcare - Policy & Regulation. IT managers at healthcare organizations say tablets pose challenges for entering data into enterprise healthcare applications and can raise IT support costs. 9 Tablets For Doctors (click image for larger view and for slideshow) As the popularity of tablet use among physicians continues to grow so too has the challenges that come with integrating these devices into the health IT enterprise.

That’s what a new study that polled 100 health IT managers reveals, with 74% of respondents saying tablets such as the iPad present challenges for entering data into enterprise healthcare applications and 66% say they believe providing technical support on consumer-grade tablets raises IT costs. Published this week, the study--Diagnosis Danger: Governance & Security Issues Cause IT Concerns About iPad in Healthcare Setting--was conducted by BizTechReports, an independent research and reporting agency, in collaboration with Panasonic.

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But Is It Too Late? By Cade Metz Friday, April 4 150 Comments Just a two months into the tenure of new CEO Satya Nadella, Microsoft feels like an entirely different company. Bitcoin Is Pointless as a Currency, But It Could Change the World Anyway By Felix Martin Monday, March 31 183 Comments Bitcoin’s boldest promise may lie not as a currency, but rather as a reboot of complex financial networks whose origins and practices trace back 500 years. Elsewhere What we're reading. Business technology, IT news, product reviews and enterprise IT strategies.


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