REDWOOD CITY, Calif. & TOKYO, July 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Talend (NASDAQ: TLND), a global leader in cloud data integration solutions, today announced that Omron Healthcare, a Japanese leader in the healthcare devices and equipment sector, has selected Talend to support their data platform required for when users choose to have vital data measured on Omron’s healthcare devices connected with various other systems.
According to IDC: “by the end of 2020, 25% of data used in medical care will be collected and shared with healthcare systems by the patients themselves.”1 Therefore, there is a real need for healthcare companies to implement data-driven systems in order to integrate, process, and offer new services around sensitive health data. A high level of security and data governance is also mandatory throughout the data process, from collection through processing.
Omron Healthcare is actively promoting the use of Internet of Things (IoT) health medical devices. The company aims to provide an environment in which vital health data provided by their solutions can be connected to various health services and enable easy daily health management.
“One of our business approaches is to contribute to the realization of a healthy life for people by utilizing the vital health data obtained by OMRON devices,” said Naoto Ashida, General Manager, Data Healthcare Business HQ, System Development Department, New Business Development Global Center at Omron Healthcare. “Data integration and connectivity are important in supporting our vision of a healthy life. We selected Talend’s platform as the foundation of this system because of its open source core, support for a broad range of data sources, and simple operability of its user interface.”
Omron Healthcare adopted Talend as the foundation of its data integration architecture, which is currently under development. Talend is an open source integration platform that enables enterprises to shorten the time to develop and operate a data project and reduce costs. Omron will utilize the ETL processing and the enterprise service bus (ESB) technology which Talend offers to integrate vital health data via the company’s health management application “OMRON connect.” Omron will also build and operate a system infrastructure that connects vital health data in real time while maintaining high security.
“We are thrilled that Omron Healthcare selected Talend and we look forward to enabling more seamless data exchanges and facilitating information sharing between patients and medical institutions,” said Jason Bissell, Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific, Talend. “Not so long ago health data was often under-utilized. Now health data is used to pave the way for future innovations in medical research or for greater transparency and exchange during the various interactions between patients and medical services.”
About Omron HealthcareOmron Healthcare is a global healthcare and medical equipment manufacturer that provides health and medical devices and services that allow anyone across 117 countries around the world to easily and accurately measure their own vital data and activity data.
Through its three areas of business focus, its Cardiovascular Business, which aims for zero incidence of cerebral and cardiovascular diseases such as stroke and myocardial infarction, its Respiratory Business, which aims for zero severity of childhood asthma patients, and its Pain Management Business, which aims for pain relief without drugs, the company creates innovative devices and services such as blood pressure gauges, nebulizers, and low frequency treatment devices and provides them to people all over the world.
About TalendTalend (Nasdaq: TLND), a leader in cloud integration solutions, liberates data from legacy infrastructure and puts more of the right data to work for your business, faster. Talend Cloud delivers a single platform for data integration across public, private, and hybrid cloud, as well as on-premises environments, and enables greater collaboration between IT and business teams. Combined with an open, native, and extensible architecture for rapidly embracing market innovations, Talend allows you to cost-effectively meet the demands of ever-increasing data volumes, users, and use cases.
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1 IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Health Industry 2018 Predictions, October 2017
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