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Journal of Business and Management Sciences. 2018, 6(3), 104-111
DOI: 10.12691/jbms-6-3-7
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Big Data and Data-Driven Healthcare Systems

Cheryl Ann Alexander1, and Lidong Wang2

1Institute for Information Technology Innovations & Smart Healthcare, Vicksburg, MS, USA

2Institute for Systems Engineering Research, Mississippi State University, Vicksburg, MS, USA

Pub. Date: June 29, 2018
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Data-driven Business and Management)

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Cheryl Ann Alexander and Lidong Wang. Big Data and Data-Driven Healthcare Systems. Journal of Business and Management Sciences. 2018; 6(3):104-111. doi: 10.12691/jbms-6-3-7


Data analytics has been used in healthcare. Healthcare systems generate big data. Traditional data management techniques are often unable to manage the voluminous amounts of data produced in healthcare systems. Big Data analytics which is overcoming the limitations of traditional data analytics will bring revolutions in healthcare systems. Big data and Big Data analytics in healthcare systems are presented in this paper. Information security, privacy, and challenges of Big Data analytics in healthcare are also discussed.

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