Google Health: a business technology & Web 2.0 use case

Using cases are a popular way to show how a particular technology, or business solution, might be built. Google Health, a real solution that is being rolled out across the USA, is an excellent example of the increasingly common challenge around sharing information between several different enterprises, government departments, and other organizations. It shows how Business Technology is used to redefine the Business Requirement around the new and different capabilities that Web Services, or Web 2.0, technologies provide. This, together with the normal roundup of announcements around the industry, is all in this month’s Technology Brief.