AT&T held the grand opening of its AT&T Foundry innovation center in Plano, Texas, the first of three permanent AT&T Foundry innovation centers opening worldwide. Permanent centers in Palo Alto, California, and Ra’anana, Israel, are planned to open later this year. The AT&T Foundry innovation centers represent a $70 million investment. Temporary centers opened in […]
Optimum Lightpath may have an easier time in developing vertical businesses for its Ethernet service, given the population density of its footprint. Like its parent company, Cablevision, Optimum Lightpath covers the New York metropolitan area. The company launched its Ethernet service delivery platform five years ago and now has roughly 3,900 route miles with more […]
At the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference in Atlanta today, Cisco announced the availability of the Cisco HealthPresence platform. HealthPresence is an advanced, care-at-a-distance technology platform that allows patients to connect with doctors and clinicians. Traditional telemedicine or telehealth approaches have focused mostly on the problem of physical access to medical care. […]
UnitedHealth Group and Cisco have partnered to build the first national telehealth network. The new "Connected Care" program combines Cisco technology with health resources to expand physicians’ reach into rural and underserved areas. Cisco HealthPresence will be one of the principal technologies enabling Connected Care, using video, audio and medical information to create an experience […]
Medical facilities are finding uses for big pipes from Bright House and other operators.
Opportunity is knocking, in the form of high-tech healthcare.