HG Data, the global leader in competitive intelligence on installed technologies, announces today it will be collaborating with HIMSS Analyticsto supplement, enhance and automate portions of their collection and verification process using HG Data datasets and curation technology. This is the one of many major steps HIMSS Analytics is taking towards the goal of scaling its innovation as it expands its offering and geographic coverage.
HG Data is now expanding outside of the technology sector, using its algorithms, natural language processing, and machine learning to solve business challenges across multiple industries. The HIMSS Analytics relationship represents HG’s first major entry into the healthcare information field.
“Just as HG has become synonymous with having built the largest and most detailed installed technology dataset in the technology sector, we expect to modernize the data build process in healthcare via our HIMSS Analytics relationship. We couldn’t have found a better partner than HIMSS Analytics as we move beyond the tech sector,” says Craig Harris, CEO of HG Data. “Our curation technology is applicable to solving problems and creating valuable insights across multiple industries.”
“HIMSS Analytics is very excited to be working with HG Data. It was a long and arduous process to forge a path towards finding an innovative plan to supplement our human analyst asset with 21st century data collection and cataloging systems”, says Miranda Ladue, Sr. Director, Operations at HIMSS Analytics. “Our customers will be well served by the HG Data relationship and there are many more exciting enhancements to come.”
About HIMSS Analytics: HIMSS Analytics is a global healthcare advisor, providing guidance and market intelligence solutions that move the industry forward with insight to enable better health through the use of IT. HIMSS Analytics, a wholly owned subsidiary of HIMSS, is the healthcare research and advisory firm for healthcare delivery organizations, IT companies, governmental entities, and financial, pharmaceutical, consulting and emerging technology solution partners worldwide. Learn more at http://www.himssanalytics.org