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Global Leader in Connected Healthcare Acquires Prosa srl Technology Services Firm

Cambridge, Mass.—March 10, 2010— InterSystems Corporation today announced a strategic expansion in the Italian healthcare technology market with the acquisition of Prosa srl, a part of Gruppo Sistema SpA.  A long-time InterSystems technology partner, Prosa is based in Cesena, and provides a wide range of implementation and support services to healthcare organizations in Italy, primarily those located in the Emilia Romagna and Veneto Area regions.

“InterSystems is absolutely committed to providing the highest levels of service and support to its customers in the Italian market,” said Jean-Pierre Giannetti, InterSystems Country Manager for Italy. “Building on our close and highly successful association with Prosa, which extends over 15 years, we felt that it was the appropriate time to expand our direct relationship with the healthcare providers that are using InterSystems’ advanced software technologies. This will ensure that our customers, who include many of the most innovative hospitals in Italy, can realize maximum benefit from our latest healthcare software advances.”

Prosa CEO Massimo Rocchi commented that “InterSystems’ decision to strengthen its direct relationship with Italian healthcare customers is the next logical step towards ensuring the highest customer satisfaction. The team from Prosa will bring new depth to InterSystems’ expertise in local implementation, project management and maintenance of critical hospital systems. The results for healthcare end-user organizations will be extremely significant and highly positive.”

InterSystems is the global leader in software for connected healthcare, with major electronic health record projects under way in multiple countries including Sweden, Scotland, Holland, England, Chile and Brazil.

About InterSystems

InterSystems is the worldwide leader in software for connected healthcare. With headquarters in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and offices in 23 countries, InterSystems provides advanced software technologies for breakthrough applications. InterSystems TrakCare is a connected healthcare information system that is Web-based and rapidly delivers the benefits of an Electronic Patient Record.  InterSystems CACHÉ® is a high performance object database that makes applications faster and more scalable. InterSystems Ensemble® is a seamless platform for integration and the development of connected applications. InterSystems HealthShare is a platform that enables the fastest creation of an Electronic Health Record for regional or national health information exchange. InterSystems DeepSee is software that makes it possible to embed real-time business intelligence capabilities in transactional applications.

InterSystems is the world’s #1 vendor of database and integration technologies for healthcare applications. InterSystems products are used by thousands of leading hospitals and labs, including all 21 hospitals on the Honor Roll of America’s Best Hospitals as rated by U.S. News and World Report. For more information, visit

About Prosa srl

Prosa srl, headquartered in Cesena, Italy provides a wide array of consulting, project management, implementation and support services to healthcare providers in Italy, with a primary focus on the regions of Emilia Romagna and Veneto Area. Prosa’s teams have the expertise and experience needed to understand the perspectives and requirements of clinicians, patients, and healthcare administrators and the knowledge to select and implement the most appropriate technologies for enabling quality care delivery in the dynamic, complex healthcare environment.

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