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PHEMI CEO Featured Speaker at Upcoming CANARIE National Summit 2016 in Montreal, Canada

Dr. Paul Terry discusses big data as critical capital and explores latest innovations to capture and derive maximum benefit from data VANCOUVER, BC, November 15, 2016 – PHEMI, the company delivering big data solutions with built-in privacy, security, and governance and enterprise-grade management, today announced the participation of its CEO Dr. Paul Terry as a featured speaker at the upcoming CANARIE National Summit 2016 be held at the Hotel Omni Mont Royal, November 22-23 in Montreal, Canada. Dr. Terry’s presentation

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Top 11 Vancouver-based Big Data Startups You Need to Know About in 2016

Big Data—extremely large data sets that can be analyzed to reveal trends and patterns—play an increasingly critical role in today’s enterprise operations. Businesses utilize Big Data solutions to glean key insights regarding customer behavior and other market patterns and adjust their strategies accordingly. Here’s a list of the top 11 Vancouver-based Big Data startups to look out for in 2016. 1. PHEMI PHEMI develops big data warehousing solutions for collecting, curating, and consuming any kind of data—with an emphasis on privacy, security, and

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PHEMI and eHealth Initiative Hosting Big Data Webinar on Healthcare Information Architectures

PHEMI CEO Dr. Paul Terry to join expert panel discussing ways to use big data technologies to transform healthcare VANCOUVER, British Columbia – PHEMI, the company delivering big data solutions with built-in privacy, security, governance, and enterprise-grade management, today announced it is co-hosting an upcoming webinar with eHealth Initiative (eHI) to be held Wednesday, October 26 from 2:00-3:00 PM ET. The webinar entitled Big Data: A Starring Role in Healthcare Information Architectures explores how big data can play a key role in transforming

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PHEMI System Architect Delivering Keynote at Accumulo Summit

Russ Weeks to highlight Apache Accumulo’s role in big data access controls and security to enable production-ready Hadoop solutions VANCOUVER, British Columbia. PHEMI, the company delivering big data solutions with built-in privacy, security, and governance and enterprise-grade management, today announced the participation of its System Architect Russ Weeks at the upcoming Accumulo Summit 2016 to be held Tuesday, October 11th at the College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in Hyattsville, Maryland. Weeks will be delivering a keynote address at the

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PHEMI Chief Data Science Officer Participating in Webinar with Bio-IT World and Oracle

Dr. Roy Wilds, PHEMI Chief Data Science Officer, to share insights on best practices for the implementation of big data in healthcare. VANCOUVER, BC, September, 21, 2016 – PHEMI, the company delivering big data solutions with built-in privacy, security, and governance and enterprise-grade management, today announced the participation of its Chief Data Science Officer Dr. Roy Wilds in an upcoming free webinar to be held Thursday, September 29 from 1:00-2:00 PM ET. The webinar entitled “Big Data from the Trenches: The

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PHEMI Receives Honors in Inaugural Datanami Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards

First Annual Datanami Awards Given to Leaders in the Global Big Data Community VANCOUVER, BC, September, 19, 2016 – PHEMI, the company delivering big data solutions with built-in privacy, security, and governance and enterprise-grade management, today announced it has been recognized in the first annual Datanami Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards, presented in advance of the 2016 Strata + Hadoop World New York conference. PHEMI took top honors in the category Best Big Data Innovator: Data Management. “It’s well understood

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Data Science On Top of Big Data is Transforming the Nature of Analytics

By Roy Wilds, Chief Data Science Officer, PHEMI Data analytics is a pretty mature discipline; we’ve been using analysis and statistics to make sense of data for a very long time. In recent times, SQL-based analytics—things like calculating sums and averages over different groupings of data—have been foundational for organizational strategy and competitive edge, powering dashboards and forming the basis of KPIs (Key Performance Indicators). Data science, now, is a newer kid on the block. What’s the difference between data science

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Capitalize On Healthcare Big Data In The Cloud

By Adam Lorant, VP Product Management & Solutions, PHEMI Big Data and cloud technologies are transforming almost every industry. With the ability to consolidate much more information from many more sources, organizations are unlocking amazing new insights. Healthcare has been slower to adopt Big Data and the cloud than other industries for many reasons — the biggest being concerns over patient privacy and confidentiality. But the ice is beginning to break, and a growing number of hospitals and healthcare systems

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Driving New Business Value with Big Data and Data Science

By Roy Wilds You think you know what’s in your data. But there may be a lot more there than you realize. The combination of big data and modern data science can empower you to ask questions in entirely new ways, and uncover answers locked away in your data to questions you hadn’t thought to ask. But how do you get at those insights? The answer has two parts. First, you need to move beyond traditional relational or Excel-based analytics

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