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data portability

Being able to move data from one database or repository to another. It implies that the data are in electronic files that are readily accessible rather than only visually on screen. Otherwise, the data must be retyped word for word into another application and on-screen images must be captured one at a time. Walled gardens prevent data from being easily transferred. See walled garden. Contrast with software portability.
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To create an environment of data portability, archived data from multiple clearinghouses would be linked through a non-vendor-specific universal patient identifier (UPI) algorithm.
As well as the Sparks idea this report also includes good ideas for boosting dynamism in the market more generally, including by supporting the creation of challenger banks, introducing risk-based capital requirements to match the different business models new lenders might pursue, and legislating for comprehensive bank data portability.
NASDAQ: ATHN), a leading provider of cloud-based electronic health record (EHR), practice management, and care coordination services to medical groups and health systems, today proposed a Health Information Technology (HIT) 'Code of Conduct' that calls upon the health information industry, particularly electronic health record (EHR) vendors, to abide by five principles related to data portability, patient safety, provider freedom of choice, and Meaningful Use.
Users will also have a data portability right, which means they would be able to transfer data from one platform to another.
exFAT is a modern file system from Microsoft that allows large files for audiovisual media and enables seamless data portability and an easy interchange between desktop PCs and other electronic devices.
exFAT is an updated version of the FAT file system, "exFAT is a modern file system that facilitates large files for audiovisual media and enables seamless data portability for an easy interchange of files between electronic devices.
Identifying a single set of technical standards that enable interoperability, data portability and reversibility in the cloud;
The exFAT file system not only facilitates large files for use of audiovisual media, it enables seamless data portability and an easy interchange between desktop PCs and a variety of electronic devices," Microsoft said in a statement.
exFAT is a modern file system from Microsoft that facilitates large files for audiovisual media and enables seamless data portability and an easy interchange between desktop PCs and other electronic devices.
Under the agreement, Aspen will be allowed broad access to Microsoft's latest Extended File Allocation Table (exFAT), which is a modern file system that facilitates large files for audiovisual media and enables seamless data portability and an easy interchange between desktop PCs and other electronic devices.
Others, such as Amazon's E3 cloud storage, will require some inquiry into security and privacy but less into the data portability and stability issues.
Facebook is extending its Connect data portability technology to developers of mobile sites and applications, following its launch six months ago for iPhone developers, the company announced in an official blog.