Intel’s Cancer Cloud uses Big Data to fight disease

Intel is helping medical researchers to share important patient data

Big Data tends to be uttered in the same breath as business – a lot of air is spent by experts talking about the commercial benefits of leveraging customer data. But at IDF in San Francisco, Intel has given a glimpse of how large-scale data analysis could make a real change to people’s health, potentially revolutionising the treatment of diseases such as cancer and Alzheimer’s.

Author: Thomas Mcmullan

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