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PHEMI Appoints new CEO to Focus on Growth

Incoming CEO, Rick Makos, brings a strong customer-focus and extensive industry expertise, positioning the company for market expansion View Rick Makos Biography VANCOUVER, BC, September, 21, 2017 – PHEMI, the company delivering big data solutions with built-in privacy, governance, and enterprise-grade management, today announced the appointment of a new CEO, positioning the company for continued growth and market expansion. Mr. Makos recently served as CEO of Angoss Software, a predictive analytics and data science company, where he led the company’s growth

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Yaniv Erlich at TEDxDanubia

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In our Big Data Round-Up series, PHEMI’s roving reporter brings you thought-provoking articles, resources, and insights that have caught our eye. Yaniv Erlich is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University and a Core Member of the New York Genome Center. However, he may be most famous for challenging privacy and security systems, his accomplishments ranging from unlocking bank doors to re-identifying anonymized genomic information. This May, Erlich spoke at Security He walked the audience through how he

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Big Data Technology: Where do we go from here?

Big data technology has clearly progressed since the early days of Hadoop. In fact, if you were at the Strata + Hadoop Conference this year, you’d see the innovation and think now could be the time that big data will finally take off. At the conference there were more commercialized solutions, more data architectural approaches, and more emphasis being placed on customer satisfaction. In addition, there was considerable advancement being shown in the areas of data science, data preparation, and

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Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario selects PHEMI Health Systems as Privacy by Design Ambassador Organization

PHEMI demonstrates industry leadership in embedding privacy protective measures Vancouver, BC – November 15, 2013 – Dr. Ann Cavoukian, Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario, designated PHEMI Health Systems as Privacy by Design (PbD) Ambassador Organization. This designation reflects PHEMI’s healthcare industry leadership in embedding privacy protective measures in PHEMI technology, processes and physical design. PHEMI joins an exclusive group of organizations and thought-leaders committed to ensuring the ongoing protection of personal information by following the Principles of PbD. “We believe individuals should have

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Dr. Paul Terry Selected as Ambassador for Privacy by Design

We are pleased to announce that our CEO, Dr. Paul Terry, has been selected as an ambassador for Privacy by Design (PbD), a framework developed by Dr. Ann Cavoukian that has now become a global privacy standard. Paul is now part of a select group of privacy thought-leaders committed to advancing the case for embedding privacy protective measures in technology, processes and physical design. Paul provides the strategic leadership at PHEMI, and ensures that we have specifically built privacy and

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Big Data Article Summaries

While perhaps not yet fodder for water cooler discussions, the term “Big Data” has vaulted into commonplace use today. PHEMI President & CEO, Dr. Paul Terry, has delivered numerous Big Data talks to a wide variety of audiences – hospital administrators, scientific researchers, government policy makers, corporate CEOs and more. After each talk comes the request for more information. Below is a list highlighting various articles and reports that provide unique perspectives on the topic of Big Data. The list

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