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Tin Can API……

In the world of e-learning first thing comes to our mind is SCORM, LMS. Yes, SCORM is the widely used standard for e-learning. To run any SCORM conformant content LMS is mandatory. SCORM can track only the completion and status of the learning. To overcome these limitations, Rustici Software is working with Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) to develop the Experience API (Tin Can API).

The Tin Can API is a brand new learning technology specification that opens up an entire new world of experiences (online and offline). This API captures the activities that happen as […]

Performance Tuning for Pentaho Kettle

Here are some cool and quick tips for performance tuning in Kettle.

1. Distribution of Data: Change Number of Copies to Start-This Step is helpful for distributed architecture i.e. if your system has multiple processors, this step will use each of them efficiently for a particular selected step. In order to select this, Right Click on any Step of Transformation.

Now to see this option, you can change the default value (which is 1) to something more.

Value=Number of processors-1

Make sure to set type of data movement (Right Click on a step) to ‘Distribute’.

This step will partition […]

Unveiling the Mysteries of US Healthcare – Meaningful Use (MU) Stage 2

All the Eligible Professionals (EPs), Eligible Hospitals (EHs) and Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs) that have demonstrated Stage 1 meaningful use successfully can participate in the Stage 2 of the EHR Incentive Program. Stage 2 of the EHR incentive program requires the participants to demonstrate enhanced meaningful use capabilities.

In May 2014, CMS released a final rule to grant flexibility to the providers who were finding it too challenging to implement 2014 EHR technology for attestation this year. The attestation for Meaningful Use Stage 2 is similar to that for Meaningful Use Stage 1 and can […]

The potential of Apple Watch in Healthcare

With its planned release in early 2015, the Apple Watch would be the most groundbreaking development in the area of personalized technology. It is even more thrilling to imagine the value that it can potentially add to the healthcare industry.

Apple has created WatchKit which provides new tools and APIs for developers to create unique experiences designed for the wrist. This will allow developers to create WatchKit apps for actionable notifications which will provide timely information. Starting later next year, developers will be able to create fully native apps for Apple Watch on the iOS […]

TECH DIGEST – Week 37, 2014

How to design your Cloud Computing strategy

Cloud is a buzzword that just cannot escape any technology conversation nowadays. Most companies have begun to understand it, but do not know where to start. Typically, this happens when the leadership is pushing to embrace cloud without a specific need. The good part is that cloud applications are mature offerings. They are easy to integrate, boast of rich features and deliver the immense value.

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Big Data transforming healthcare for the better

Big Data is transforming the scale and scope of how doctors and insurance companies approach healthcare […]

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