Big Data, Cloud, FinTech, Programming languages

Smart contracts in simple terms

Definition Firstly let’s start with defining what a smart contract basically is. Wikipedia says that smart contract is a computer protocol intended to facilitate, verify, or enforce the negotiation or performance of a contract. It can help us exchange money, property, shares, or anything valuable. But what is more important it allows us to do… Continue reading Smart contracts in simple terms

Big Data, Cloud, FinTech

Differences and advantages of public and private blockchains

Now everyone is talking about bitcoin, blockchains, its impact on the world economy, etc.. We can find lots of articles on the internet telling us when blockchain first appeared, the way blockchain works, its perspectives for the future. In my article I tried to look deeper and analyze different types of blockchains, their advantages and… Continue reading Differences and advantages of public and private blockchains

Big Data, Business Intelligence, Cloud, Healthcare, Innovations

IBM Watson. Future is closer than you think

During the annual Health Information and Management Systems Society conference, IBM CEO Ginni Rometty declared that the era of cognitive computing in healthcare is upon us. "It actually is an era that will play out in front of us, which is what we call the cognitive era," Rometty said. "I hope to persuade you …… Continue reading IBM Watson. Future is closer than you think

Big Data, Business Intelligence, Cloud, Healthcare, Innovations

еHealth trends

Digital health is dramatically reshaping and redefining how healthcare is delivered. And here are some new trends that we can observe now and which are expected to change the future of eHealth. Distributed Healthcare New technological aids has changed the relationship between patient and doctor. Patients can now google information about illnesses and treatments, read… Continue reading еHealth trends

Big Data, Cloud, Innovations, IoT, IT Trends

Something you should know about IoT and (really) Big Data

As The Internet of Things continues to grow, huge amount of data is going to be generated. How huge is the “huge”? Really huge. I do mean that. Physical devices across the globe are consuming and creating data to drive a continuously connected world. David Booth, CEO at BackOffice Associates believes that currently we are… Continue reading Something you should know about IoT and (really) Big Data