Digital Health and the Transition to NOTHING

Digital Health and the Transition to NOTHING

Posted by on Mar 30, 2017 in Digital Health, Wearables | No Comments

It’s been over two years since I penned this article in Forbes and I believe that the story is even more relevant today.  And simply put, it’s coming down to one simple phrase–DATA TRUMPS THE DEVICE.  While many new trackers and devices are making their way to the marketplace, it’s my opinion that a central […]

The Rise of Wearables in Healthcare: an Opportunity or a Security Threat?

The Rise of Wearables in Healthcare: an Opportunity or a Security Threat?

Posted by on Mar 27, 2017 in Digital Health, Wearables | No Comments

The Market Landscape Before talking about security in healthcare is better to analyze the digital health market. Wearable connected devices are becoming omnipresent, and fitness trackers were extremely popular in the past few years contributing to its major growth. Research conducted by Parks Associates suggests that more than 78 million wearables were sold worldwide in […]

What Is Driving Digital Transformation Is Data

What Is Driving Digital Transformation Is Data

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in Big Data, Digital Health, Events | No Comments

Our CEO, João Bocas went to Brussels on 21st of March to be part of EIT Digital Conference: Insights on Europe’s Digital Transformation as our company Digital Salutem is involved in EIT Digital. It was the perfect place for developing one of our favorites activities, networking. We recorded some videos and from them we have extracted some useful insights to […]

EIT Digital Conference – Insights on Europe’s Digital Transformation

EIT Digital Conference – Insights on Europe’s Digital Transformation

Posted by on Mar 22, 2017 in Digital Health, Events | No Comments

EIT Digital Conference The digital transformation agenda in Europe is extremely important for future economic growth. EIT Digital have put together an incredible event where the focus on the Digital Transformation was at the heart of the conference. This company is a leading European digital innovation and entrepreneurial education organisation driving Europe’s digital transformation. EIT Digital […]

Virtual Reality Is Improving Healthcare

Virtual Reality Is Improving Healthcare

Posted by on Mar 15, 2017 in Digital Health | No Comments

The video game industry is no doubt the market leader in augmented and virtual reality technologies with investors eager to participate with over $1.1 billion in just the first quarter of 2016. However, the video gaming and entertainment sector aren’t the only industries who are benefiting from advancements in virtual reality. Based on a study, […]

Digital Hospital: Delivering Better Healthcare While Improving Productivity and Efficiency

Digital Hospital: Delivering Better Healthcare While Improving Productivity and Efficiency

Posted by on Feb 28, 2017 in Digital Health | No Comments

Digital Hospital Is Coming Digital Hospital is a trend in digital health. Hospitals across Europe are feeling the pressure to meet the many challenges to improve healthcare standards. These include everything from the improvement of productivity to the capacity to respond to the increasing demand all while taking into consideration funding limitations. The adoption of […]

Digital Health Solutions: Hope or Hype?

Digital Health Solutions: Hope or Hype?

Posted by on Feb 23, 2017 in Digital Health, Wearables | No Comments

 The Digital Health Sector Between 2014 and 2016, the use of digital health apps has doubled with more than 165,000 mobile apps available to consumers. With that comes the increases in the use of health wearables that has grown from 9% in 2014 to 21% in 2016. The health sector is determined to create new […]

Revolution In Healthcare

Revolution In Healthcare

Posted by on Feb 20, 2017 in Digital Health, Wearables | No Comments

Why we need a Digital Health Revolution The emergence and increased severity of chronic illnesses around the world has grown to exponential heights in comparison to the last fifty years of medical analysis. The existence of chronic diseases are crushing the Healthcare sector and the resources therein, and subsequently creating socioeconomic issues within the diaspora […]

The Internet of Things: Protect Your Devices and Networks From Attack

The Internet of Things: Protect Your Devices and Networks From Attack

Posted by on Feb 13, 2017 in Big Data, Internet Of Things IoT | No Comments

With the average home already having multiple devices connected to the Internet and each other, we are more susceptible to cyber threats than we realize. Anything that we own in our home that has the capability to connect to the Internet is considered an IoT device. It may not immediately come to mind that even […]

The Wearable Technology Show #WTS2017

The Wearable Technology Show #WTS2017

Posted by on Feb 3, 2017 in Events, Wearables | No Comments

The Wearable Technology Show returns to London in March for its fourth outing with a strengthened focus on digital health, 6,000 attendees in its sights, global leaders and influencers on its 200-speaker strong conference programme and over 100 exhibitors showcasing the latest innovations in smart technology. The fourth Wearable Technology Show takes place 7-8 March […]