Healthcare application requirements emphasize security, which makes software vendors in that market—and even some outside of it—big fans of the i platform.
Written by John Ghrist
Healthcare and medical insurance is one of those things we all hope never to use, but when we do need them, they become paramount. With 2012 being a U.S. Presidential election year, and with the U.S. Supreme Court set to rule on the constitutionality of parts of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) by summer, healthcare is on nearly everyone's radar to a larger extent than usual.
E*TRADE Korea increases speed and online trading capacity with Power Systems running AIX. IBM has announced that E*TRADE Korea has selected IBM's Smarter Computing approach to support its growth in the increasingly competitive and complex financial services market. With enhanced online services, E*TRADE Korea's 200,000 customers will now be able to more quickly access up-to-date account information, stock quotes, community bulletin boards, and online help features.