Category: Online Tech News

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Momma, don’t let your babies grow up to be cowboys. Don’t let ‘em pick guitars and drive them old trucks. Make ‘em be software engineers and network systems analysts and such. With apologies to Waylon Jennings, it’s true that a … Continue reading

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Online Tech opens its doors to fast-growing tech hub of Metro Detroit

The Metro Detroit area has been one of the country’s fastest-growing technology hubs for years, topping that list in 2012 and placing fifth in 2013. In its 2014 Technology Industry report, Automation Alley says the automotive capital of the world … Continue reading

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Don’t Strand your Data (Stranded Backups)

BY YAN NESS Co-CEO, Online Tech As a sailor, the notion of being stranded is really, really scary. As remote as the possibility (and location) may be, you have to develop a contingency plan for the rare event that you … Continue reading

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IT-as-a-Service: Need for speed and drive to align is changing operating model

Note: This is the third of three blog entries from Online Tech Director of Infrastructure Nick Lumsden reflecting on his key takeaways from EMC World 2014: 1. Speed of Change, 2. Shift in Ownership of IT Dollars, 3. Transition to … Continue reading

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Shift in ownership of IT dollars: Competition makes everyone better

Note: This is the second of three blog entries from Online Tech Director of Infrastructure Nick Lumsden reflecting on his key takeaways from EMC World 2014: 1. Speed of Change, 2. Shift in Ownership of IT Dollars, 3. Transition to … Continue reading

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Smitten with the mitten: Online Tech honored for improving economy in state of Michigan

Online Tech was one of 46 Michigan companies recognized as an Economic Bright Spot by Corp! magazine during an award ceremony and symposium held Thursday in Livonia. For seven years, the magazine has honored Michigan companies and entrepreneurs that “are … Continue reading

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Online Tech exhibits at Chicago internet retailing expo

“Changing, Connecting, Creating” is the theme of this year’s IRCE, the world’s largest e-commerce event happening in Chicago June 10-13. With over 200 speakers, and 10,000 expected guests, plan on tons of connecting and creating. Tracks will range from B2B … Continue reading

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Patient data collection and analytics are key to success in an accountable care organization environment

There’s a fundamental change underway in the healthcare system, which is shifting away from a traditional fee-for-service model toward a more accountable, patient-centered model of care. Accountable care organizations (ACO) are popping up across the country with what’s being referred … Continue reading

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Cloud Security at Columbus Information Security Conference

On May 22nd, industry experts from around the Columbus area will converge to speak at the Data Connectors Columbus Tech Security Conference. This will be held in the Quest Conference Centers in Columbus. The focus of the Data Connectors event … Continue reading

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Webinar: Healthcare IT and HIPAA policy attorneys discuss risks of sharing PHI in the ACO and protection strategies

Accountable Care requires clear visibility into longitudinal patient data across multiple providers, but interoperability introduces legal and security risks that must be carefully navigated if organizations hope to become trusted, data sharing entities. In this complex environment, collaborative knowledge sharing … Continue reading

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