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Top Rating for Second Consecutive Year for Ensemble Rapid Integration Platform

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—February 11 , 2008—InterSystems Corporation today announced that its Ensemble rapid integration platform ranked number one for interface engines in the survey of healthcare organizations conducted annually by KLAS, a leader in healthcare technology research. The award was announced in the 2007 Top 20: Year-End Best in KLAS Awards report.

InterSystems is a leading provider of 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.

In 11 of the 14 primary indicators measured by KLAS for the interface engines market category, Ensemble received the highest score. Areas where Ensemble topped competitors included “receiving your money’s worth”, “vendor executive involvement”, and “helping job performance”, among others. In addition, Ensemble was ranked at the top for 10 out of 12 business indicators.

Market category leaders are firms that have excelled in their respective market segments, according to KLAS. The research firm’s reports are based on detailed interviews with healthcare technology product users nationwide and are recognized for accurate, impartial information delivery.

“This is the second year in a row that we’ve received this award and we’re very pleased about this recognition of InterSystems Ensemble in the healthcare sector,” said Paul Grabscheid, InterSystems Vice President of Strategic Planning. “KLAS is known industry-wide for its focus on garnering accurate information about the technologies used by healthcare executives. The need for reliable, innovative software technology in healthcare has never been more critical and we are excited that Ensemble adoption continues to grow among leading healthcare organizations.”

About InterSystems

InterSystems Corporation is a global software product company 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. InterSystems products are used by thousands of hospitals and labs, including all 18 hospitals on the Honor Roll of America’s Best Hospitals as rated by U.S. News and World Report. For more information, visit

About KLAS

Orem, Utah-based KLAS is a leading provider of research data in the healthcare technology arena. With a research group known industry-wide for its knowledge and expertise, KLAS independently monitors vendor performance through the active participation of thousands of healthcare organizations. KLAS uses a stringent methodology to ensure all data and ratings are accurate, honest and impartial. Please see for additional information.

Scores taken from Platinum KLAS on 1/3/2008. Scores may fluctuate as ratings are added daily.

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