The academic medical centre of groningen (UMCG) is one of the largest hospitals in the Netherlands. More than 10.000 employees are working on patient care and lead scientific research, with a focus on healthy and active aging.
Axians created a Big Data environment, using IBM technologies (Pure data Analytics, Information Server and Industrial Model for Healthcare). To create this environment, Axians designed the data collection, data storage and data processing, and will maintain the system.
With this analytics environment, (storing, processing and analyzing patient and medical data), UMCG data scientists can improve patient diagnostics and medical research capabilities.