Peter L. Levin Speaks on Big Data Management October 02, 2017

This afternoon, Peter L. Levin, co-founder and CEO of Amida Technology Solutions, Inc. (Amida), and former CTO at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, will discuss “Modern Data Management: Exploring the Root Problem and Way Forward,” at the first ever Washington Big Data conference at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.

How To Counter Fake News January 05, 2017

Foreign Affairs

Technology Can Help Distinguish Fact From Fiction

Data Fracking Is Good For Your Health December 21, 2016


More people die from avoidable medical errors than from gunshot wounds, breast cancer, and vehicular accidents combined. 

But the medical data that could save those lives are trapped in multiple layers of paper and obsolete IT systems. Peter shares potential solutions to “frack” and liberate these layers of data to save lives.


GDPR and Data Privacy - Be Prepared September 12, 2017

First, what is the GDPR?

The European Union’s new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requires organizations to protect the personal data of anyone in the EU.

Amida's interns reflect on their summer September 06, 2017

Amida's summer interns were a smart, talented, and diverse group. Most of them worked full-time and got hands-on experience coding, programming, performing market analyses, and even designing studies to test the usability of our software products. They also learned more broadly about open source data management, data reconciliation, and data transformation.

Why We Do the Data Dirty Work September 05, 2017

It seems like everyone talks about BIG DATA these days. A google search on that term gives you 266 million results - far more than any researcher on the concept can review in a meaningful way. There's even a documentary about it.