Software Agreement Provides CACHÉ High-Performance Database, Support For VistA Electronic Health Record System
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—October 15, 2007— InterSystems Corporation today announced that Four Points Technology, LLC will provide the InterSystems CACHÉ® high-performance object database to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The contract for enterprise software and maintenance services, with an initial value of approximately $34.9 million, includes option periods which, if exercised, will bring the total cumulative value to an estimated $183.7 million.
The leading database provider in healthcare, InterSystems develops and markets innovative database and integration software. Its product line includes the InterSystems CACHÉ high-performance object database, InterSystems Ensemble® rapid integration platform, and InterSystems HealthShare™ platform for regional and national electronic health records. Herndon, Va.-based Four Points Technology is a Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business focused on providing IT products and services to the Federal government.
“For more than two decades, InterSystems has been providing innovative technology to enable VA healthcare initiatives,” said Paul Grabscheid, InterSystems Vice President of Strategic Planning. “We have a well-established and highly successful working partnership with Four Points Technology, which was selected to act as the solutions partner for InterSystems technology through a competitive Small Business Veteran Owned contract process,” he continued. “This relationship ensures the VA has optimal access to InterSystems CACHÉ and to our world-class support.”
“Our ongoing partnership with InterSystems makes it possible to deliver the database software that enables the VA’s VistA electronic health record (EHR) system,” said David Gilchrist, President of Four Points Technology. “VistA has been recognized worldwide as a breakthrough EHR application and we are very pleased to be working with InterSystems, the healthcare database technology leader, on this initiative.”
InterSystems Corporation is a global software technology leader with headquarters in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and offices in 22 countries. InterSystems provides innovative products that enable fast development, deployment, and integration of enterprise-class applications. InterSystems CACHÉ® is a high performance object database that makes applications faster and more scalable. InterSystems Ensemble® is a rapid integration platform that enriches applications with new functionality, and makes them connectable. InterSystems HealthShare™ is a platform that leverages existing healthcare applications to rapidly create regional or national electronic health records.
InterSystems is the world’s #1 vendor of database and integration technologies for healthcare applications, with its products used by most major hospitals and labs, including America’s 10 best hospitals as rated by U.S. News and World Report. For more information, visit InterSystems.com .
About Four Points Technology
Four Points Technology is a Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business Systems Integrator that delivers proven solutions which support business initiatives specific to government organizations. Utilizing relationships with manufacturers, suppliers and partners, Four Points Technology designs custom solutions that meet our client’s unique needs. For more information, visit www.4points.com.
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