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Middle East Expansion Reflects Importance of Software for Connected Healthcare

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—November 12 , 2008—InterSystems Corporation today announced the opening of an office in the Middle East. Located in Dubai Healthcare City, the office will handle sales and support for all InterSystems software products in the region.

In conjunction with this office launch, InterSystems acquired key assets and staff from the company’s long-time local distributor, HBO Middle East. Leading organizations in the Middle East are already using InterSystems software products, with sites in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Abu Dhabi, and Dubai.

InterSystems is a leading provider of software for connected healthcare. Its product line includes the InterSystems CACHÉ® high-performance object database, InterSystems HealthShare platform for regional and national electronic health records, InterSystems DeepSee embedded real-time business intelligence software, the InterSystems Ensemble® rapid integration and development platform, and the InterSystems TrakCare web-based healthcare information system, which enables rapid creation of electronic patient records.

“InterSystems now has offices in 23 countries on six continents supporting sites in 90-plus countries worldwide,” said Paul Grabscheid, InterSystems Vice President of Strategic Planning. “Our steady growth highlights the critical need for software that enables connected healthcare around the world. In the Middle East, as elsewhere around the world, there are strategic opportunities to enhance the quality, safety and convenience of patient care through the targeted use of advanced electronic patient record technologies.”

About InterSystems

InterSystems Corporation is a global software product company with headquarters in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and offices in 23 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 and development 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 DeepSee® is software that makes it possible to add embedded real-time business intelligence in transactional systems, enabling better operational decisions. Outside of the United States, InterSystems offers the InterSystems TrakCare web-based healthcare information system that rapidly delivers patient-centric care solutions and electronic patient record benefits.

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 19 hospitals on the Honor Roll of America’s Best Hospitals as rated by U.S. News and World Report. For more information, visit InterSystems.com.

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