Healthcare and Life Sciences are vital social and economic forces that touch every one of us. They are information intensive industries subject to extreme scrutiny and pressures to innovate. Positive health outcomes compete with the challenges of rising costs, time, communications, efficiency, privacy, and fiscal responsibility. And critical data underpins the quality of care. Data is vital in the complex interchange of healthcare services, patient records, benefits processing, research, and advanced medicine. Health informatics, Telehealth, and adherence to complex healthcare regulations all impact efficient delivery of services. In all of this, reliable and immediately accessible information is critical to improving patient experiences and outcomes. Data is at the core of efficient healthcare delivery.