Monthly Archives: June 2019

New PCI DSS Azure Blueprint makes compliance simpler

27 June 2019

I’m excited to announce our second Azure Blueprint for an important compliance standard with the release of the PCI-DSS v3.2.1 blueprint. The new blueprint maps a core set of policies for PCI DSS compliance to any Azure deployed architecture, allowing businesses such as retailers to quickly create new environments with compliance built in to the Azure infrastructure.

General Manager, Azure Global

Solving the problem of duplicate records in healthcare

27 June 2019

As the U.S. healthcare system continues to transition away from paper to more a digitized ecosystem, the ability to link all of an individual’s medical data together correctly becomes increasingly challenging. Patients move, marry, divorce, change names and visit multiple providers throughout their lifetime, with each visit creating new records, and the potential for inconsistent or duplicate information grows.

Principal Healthcare Program Manager, Industry Experiences

Event-driven analytics with Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2

26 June 2019

Most modern-day businesses employ analytics pipelines for real-time and batch processing. A common characteristic of these pipelines is that data arrives at irregular intervals from diverse sources. This adds complexity in terms of having to orchestrate the pipeline such that data gets processed in a timely fashion.

Senior Program Manager, Azure Storage

Using natural language processing to manage healthcare records

25 June 2019

The next time you see your physician, consider the times you fill in a paper form. It may seem trivial, but the information could be crucial to making a better diagnosis. Now consider the other forms of healthcare data that permeate your life—and that of your doctor, nurses, and the clinicians working to keep patients thriving.

Principal Healthcare Program Manager, Industry Experiences