Maslows Hierarchy of Needs

Our motivation depends a great deal on our personal circumstances. If we are starving or thirsty, then we are driven by our basic survival instincts. However, if our immediate survival is not at risk, if our basic operational needs are satisfied, we can then focus on satisfying slightly higher order requirements. Read More…

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Last week, I attended FHIR North: a one-day event hosted by Mohawk College for getting to learn about and try out the HL7 FHIR healthcare interoperability standard. For those new to “connectathons,” they are intended to prove that an open consensus built interoperability specification is complete, and that implementations written to that standard can connect. Read More..

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We’ve become so used to expecting the cloud to be always on and available that yesterday’s Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3 outage or as Amazon characterized it on Twitter “S3 is experiencing high error rates” has caught many by surprise. Read More…

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On January 27, 2017, the President of the United States signed an executive order that placed new restrictions on US immigration. Part of the order calls for a 90-day suspension of entries for immigrants and non-immigrants from Iraq, Syria, Iran, Sudan, Libya, Somalia and Yemen. This applies to lawful residents of the country (green card holders) and those with temporary visas alike. Read More…