Few computing technologies are creating as much massive long-term societal impact as cloud computing and its ability to revolutionize how consumers and businesses use computers and software applications. The cloud computing market in the healthcare sector is a great example. PR Newswire brought this interesting information to us in their article, “Healthcare Cloud Computing Market Expected To Reach USD $52 Billion By 2026.”

It was growing on its own but it has gotten an even bigger boost from the COVID-19 pandemic. In a recent survey, it was reported that there were no specific applications providers wouldn’t host in the cloud.

The use of the cloud moves the data center infrastructure outside of the organization. Over the past several years, many hospitals and health systems have embraced the cloud for running critical applications, aggregating vast amounts of clinical data online and fundamentally changing the way health systems communicate with patients and their families.

Making the content findable, whether it is in the cloud or not, is important to knowledge management.

Melody K. Smith

Sponsored by Access Innovations, the intelligence and the technology behind world-class explainable AI solutions.