eHealth: Bridging the Divide

Blog Post created by julsilva on Mar 12, 2015

by Jean-Luc Valente, Vice President, Cloud and Virtualization Group, Cisco Systems


With the convergence of healthcare and communications, ‘digital health’ has become a topic of great interest to both service providers and consumers, and for good reasons. Patients can receive a wide variety of services without having to leave the convenience of their home, while service providers can deliver these individualized services to their patients more efficiently and at lower administrative costs. Last year, Cisco has participated in TM Forum’s Catalyst project on digital health, where together with our partners, have received the ‘Best Application of Frameworx’ award. You can learn more about our participation in this project and TM Forum’s Catalyst program, by reading my blog.