Connect with us at IACA 2017 in Halifax

June 19, 2017 – Marriott Harbourfront Hotel, Halifax, NS:  International Association of Crime Analysts (IACA) 2017 Crime & Intelligence International Symposium Mark Holmes, VP of Solutions Engineering at IMT, and Doug Plaxton, World Wide Business Development Manager for Context Computing at IBM, will be presenting a lunchtime address at the 2017 Crime & Intelligence International
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WEBINAR: Managing Orders with IMT OQM

June 20, 2017 – 1:00 PM EST – WEBINAR: Click here to REGISTER Roundtrip delivery of lab & imaging orders and results is a major cause of stress for many healthcare organizations. Between the ordering physician, the patient, and the diagnostic center multiple hand-offs between people and systems occur – which adds cost, time and errors to the
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REPLAY: Know Your Voter – Recorded Webinar

Vote at Ballot Box

Federal Elections are loud, boisterous affairs… we may stop talking to some of our relatives for a few months or we may bond deeply with friends over our favorite candidates on Facebook. But even with all the attention that Federal Elections receive, voter turnout earns barely a passing grade. In the 2015 Federal Election in
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Join us at HIMSS 2017 in Orlando

Cuba Libre Orlando - Miramar Patio

Feb. 19 – 23 – Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL: IMT will be back in Orlando for HIMSS 2017, the place to network and connect with health IT professionals. To arrange a meeting with IMT while at the conference, please contact John Wieler: john@imt.ca We will be hosting our annual 

It’s Time to Consider “Uptimizing” Your IBM MDM Solution

You may already know that IBM MDM v10.1 goes out of standard support in April 2018– but here’s your wake-up call. As you plan and consider the timing, resources, and budget required for upgrading, ensure you are getting the maximum value from this upgrade by asking several questions. Some of these questions were covered in
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Some things just get better over time

Wine and Cheese

From a fine red wine to a sharp cheese, some things in this world only hit the “sweet spot” when allowed the time to develop and improve with age. This is rarely the case, though, when we discuss IT or Enterprise Data Systems and processes. In fact, planned obsolescence and Moore’s Law keep technology in
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WEBINAR: Healthcare Demands Better Patient Identification

Maximizing your EMPI Investment

September 21, 2016 – 12:00 Noon EST – WEBINAR: Click here to REGISTER Please join IMT for a one-hour webinar event where our special guests Michelle Majerus (Olmsted Medical Center) and Lorraine Fernandes (Global HIM Thought Leader) as they share insights into the growing demand Healthcare places on timely, accurate and thorough patient identification. Healthcare can be a
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Connect with us at IBM World of Watson 2016

Oct. 24-27 – Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV: IMT will be back in Las Vegas for IBM World of Watson 2016, the premier event for those who lead in the Insight Economy. Unleash your company’s cognitive potential at IBM World of Watson 2016, where we’ll equip you with the capacity to extract knowledge from data,
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When Simplicity Pays Off: Patient Identification

Healthcare systems are united in their struggle to achieve the Triple Aim: transform processes to create a consumer-centric care model, innovate to stay financially viable, and better serve their communities. But achieving these goals has one consistent requirement—you must accurately identify the patient. Olmsted Medical Center in southeastern Minnesota is advancing their Triple Aim goals
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Connect with us in Michigan

Connecting Michigan 2016 Logo

June 8-10th, 2016 – Lansing Center, Lansing, MI: Connecting Michigan for Health is Michigan’s annual three-day conference dedicated to advancing the electronic sharing of health information to support healthcare delivery and payment transformations.  Speakers and attendees from around the U.S. convene to share major industry directions, developments and opportunities to make health transformation a reality.  Learn
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Meet Us at e-Health Canada 2016

Trade Show

June 3rd – 8th, 2016 – Vancouver, BC: IMT will be attending e-Health 2016, Canada’s ONLY National e-Health Conference and Tradeshow, held at the Vancouver Convention Centre.  The e-Health conference offers top-quality learning, opportunities to network, and people that value quality health information as well as effective integrated system solutions. Since its inception, the Conference has attracted a
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Connect with us at CACP ICT Workshop 2016

Feb. 21-24, 2016 – The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver, BC:  IMT will be at the 2016 CACP Information & Communication Technology Workshop to discuss our state-of-the-art entity resolution appliance, IMT Master:ID LE, which can help your agency consolidate records, discover non-obvious relationships, establish Law Enforcement Information Exchanges, and provide more in-depth intelligence to your officers in the field. You
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Join us at HIMSS 2016 in Las Vegas

Feb. 29 – Mar. 4 – Sands Expo Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV: IMT will be back in Las Vegas for HIMSS 2016, the place to network and connect with health IT professionals. We will be hosting our annual IBM Master Data Management and Governance Reception at Aquaknox, located in the Venetian Hotel and Resort.  During the reception we
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Question Everything:Three new approaches to MDM optimization

If you’ve ever asked questions about MDM in the past, you might have gotten answers like these: “It’s always been done that way.”  “It is what it is.”  “That’s how they showed me to do it when I went to Boot Camp.”  While the “tried and tested” best practices of MDM have been in place
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Why IBM MDM v11.5 is a Game Changer

November 6th, 2015 is the scheduled release date for the latest version of IBM InfoSphere MDM, version 11.5.  Read the release details here. IBM has been working on Master Data Management (MDM) for a long time now.  Through acquisition, research & development, and customer focus groups IBM has found a new balance with IBM InfoSphere
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Connect with us at IBM Insight2015

IBM Insight2015

Oct. 25-29 – Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV: IMT will be back in Las Vegas for IBM Insight2015, the premier event for those who lead in the Insight Economy. Please join us as we explore the newest innovations, industry breakthroughs and hottest trends in Master Data Management, Big Data, Analytics and our Entity Resolution Appliance
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Connect with us at CACP 2015 in Quebec

Aug 17, 2015 – Hilton Quebec City, Quebec, QC:  Knowledge from Noise: Leverage your agency’s data to enhance intelligence-led decision making, officer and public safety As intelligence gathering techniques improve, the need to filter out the noise to reveal high-value data becomes ever more critical. IMT and IBM, Gold Sponsor of the CACP Conference are offering
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Active Registration: A Case Study

Pile of Children's Shoes

“Dad, I can’t find my shoes!” is a constant refrain heard in my household. “Well, did you actually look for them?” is my usual reply. In the lost-and-found world of our home lives we get annoyed with these kinds of antics, but when it comes to registering patients, sometimes we are in such a rush
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WEBINAR CASE STUDY: Maximize your EMPI Investment

Maximizing your EMPI Investment

June 23, 2015 – 11:00 am CST WEBINAR: Whether you are new to MDM or an existing user, Active Registration in combination with an EMPI can help your organization gain measurable return on an MDM investment. Our featured panelist, Michelle Majerus from Olmsted Medical Center, will discuss how IMT, an IBM Premier Business Partner, worked with
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Meet Us at e-Health Canada 2015

Trade Show

May 31 – June 3rd, 2015 – Toronto, ON: IMT will be attending e-Health 2015: Making Connections, Canada’s ONLY National e-Health Conference and Tradeshow, held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.  The e-Health conference offers top-quality learning, opportunities to network, and people that value quality health information as well as effective integrated system solutions. Since its inception,
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Who Needs MDM Anyway?

Barn and Silos

Data Silos and the need for MDM Growing up in rural farm country, it was taken for granted that every farmstead had a silo (or multiple silos) in the back yard. Often the tallest buildings in town were the grain elevators, iconic not only for their “skyscraper” status, but also because you could go to
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Master:ID MDM Appliance Accelerates ROI

Do traditional software deployments take too long for you to see a return on your investment?  With the IMT Master:ID appliance you get a pre-configured MDM solution that is tuned to meet the needs of your organization – in less than 120 days. IMT Master:ID provides a trusted view of the people and organizations you
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Pedal to the Metal: Accelerating MDM in Healthcare

Train Speeding Past

Appliances Accelerate MDM Adoption During the past decade, the healthcare and life sciences industries have embraced master data management (MDM) for the standardization and harmonization of business processes, effective data stewardship, and accountable data governance. As a result, large organizations and enterprises in these spaces were able to capture the benefits of MDM and to
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