IBM will buy Truven Health Analytics for $2.6 billion, its fourth health data-related acquisition in the past year.

The purchases revolve around its core product, the Watson Health supercomputer, as IBM builds a repository of health data that soon will have data on 300 million lives, estimates suggest.

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