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Livongo: The Company That's Fighting Chronic Disease With Big Data

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In a perfect world, says Glen Tullman, the co-founder of Livongo, digitally based health care services like his would operate the way Netflix or Amazon does: deliver on demand, and use data analytics to anticipate what's needed and improve customer service. "When we ask people about their diabetes or hypertension, they say, 'We just want to live our lives. Make it go away,' " says Tullman, who has a son who has diabetes.

A worthy goal for Livongo, which filed for a public offering on June 28 that could value the business at more than $2 billion. The company makes a blood-glucose meter that's used by 120,000 diabetes patients to instantly upload their blood sugar data to Livongo's analytic engine.........

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