When a client hired Global Health Intelligence of Coral Gables to build a database of hospitals and equipment located in Brazil, the market research and intelligence company soon realized the complexity of the task. Soon they were hired to create similar databases in other Latin American countries, including Mexico, Colombia, Chile, Argentina and Peru
At the beginning, the team at Global Health Intelligence collected the data in a rudimentary system. Soon, executives realized that the software they used, while convenient, presented potential problems with information security and intellectual property management — a serious risk for the small business.
For help, they turned to the ATOM Think Tank consulting team at the FIU College of Business Department of Information Systems & Business Analytics. ATOM immediately understood the company’s concerns and invited colleagues and business experts at the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at FIU to join forces to find a comprehensive solution.
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