Tag Archives: Medical Data

Building a New Application-to-Hardware Management Stack for Big Data

The Intel Science and Technology Center for Big Data partners – Intel Labs and its seven participating academic research institutions – recently unanimously agreed to focus their research on a pioneering effort: creating a new application-to-hardware big-data management stack. Unique in industry … Continue reading

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Using Big Data to Predict Mortality in ICU Patients

Today, Monday, August 25 at the 20th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining in New York, ISTC for Big Data researchers will present a paper entitled “Unfolding Physiological State: Mortality Modelling in Intensive Care Units.”  The paper … Continue reading

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Unfolding Physiological State and the Big Data Variety Challenge

By Tristan Naumann, MIT CSAIL* In exploring better ways to handle the challenge of Big Data Variety, the ISTC for Big Data has been working with the Multiparameter Intelligent Monitoring in Intensive Care (MIMIC) II database, which is composed of de-identified … Continue reading

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