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combination of vital and health statistical data from multiple sources, used to derive information and make decisions about the health needs, health resources, costs, use, and outcome of health care.

information system

1. Any structure or device that converts data input from diverse systems into outputs such as reports and screen displays.
2. An automated or manual system that comprises people, machines, and/or methods organized to collect, process, transmit, and disseminate data that represent user information.
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Hitachi Data Systems leverages global R&D resources to develop storage solutions built on industry-leading technology with the performance, availability and scalability to maximize customers' ROI and minimize their risk.
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We are creating an ecosystem of ISV partners to deliver an integrated, best-of-breed portfolio of hardware and software components from the industry's leading vendors," said Jack Domme, senior vice president, Global Solutions Strategy and Development, Hitachi Data Systems.
With Hitachi Content Archive Platform, Hitachi Data Systems now makes it easier for users to maintain standard file formats and this can make future technology upgrades and migrations simpler and more seamless when users leverage existing storage features and functionality found within the Hitachi Data Systems product line.
Pillar Data Systems serves industries that, by nature of their business, face critical storage and access requirements to meet industry and regulatory demands.
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Crushing through the barriers of monolithic storage offerings intended for a different era, Hitachi Data Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd.