Mimecast Wins 2013 Healthcare IT Summit XCellence Award
Mimecast chosen as best newcomer in payer organization category
Watertown, Mass., – Mimecast today announced the company has won the 2013 Healthcare IT Summit XCellence Best Newcomer award at this year’s event. Hosted by XChange Events, the Healthcare IT Summit XCellence Awards measure IT decision makers' perceptions of vendor products and services, presentations, and presence during the conference.
Mimecast, a cloud-based email archiving, security and continuity provider, is making it possible for healthcare organizations to use email as a core communication tool, and do so safely and securely. Payer organizations are relying on Mimecast technology to successfully reduce the risk, complexity and overall cost of email management.
Held November 17-19 at La Quinta Resort, Palm Springs, Calif., the annual conference brings together industry analysts, IT executives, and leading vendors for discussions on today’s pressing business and IT issues, best practices and the latest tools and technologies that will improve business performance. With the help of strategic analyst partner, IDC Health Insights, the Healthcare IT Summit is the only IT-focused conference for both payers and providers on the market today, delivering unmatched education and insight on future market drivers, business trends, economic factors and technology opportunities impacting the healthcare IT market.
“IT leaders at payer and provider organizations must successfully manage the mega-trends driving healthcare, while grappling with the pressure to master enabling technologies such as mobile, social, big data and cloud,” said Robert C. DeMarzo, Senior Vice President of Strategic Content, XChange Events. “Our annual Healthcare IT Summit was designed to help all healthcare IT professionals acquire practical knowledge from peers, gain insights from industry experts and better understand the IT resources available that can help innovate. The winners of the XCellence Awards represent the best the industry has to offer, and serve as a benchmark for all others.”
“Email is powerful, and can improve efficiency and satisfaction between patients and healthcare providers, but proper protocol must be in place to ensure sensitive information is shared and archived safely,” said Mounil Patel, Vice President of Strategic Field Engagement, Mimecast. “The XCellence Awards help validate our commitment to ensure payer groups have the proper technology in place to use email successfully, internally and externally. We look forward to continuing to support the industry by ensuring data integrity, making archived information easily accessible, and cutting costs.”
Mimecast (www.mimecast.com) delivers cloud-based email management for Microsoft Exchange and Microsoft Office 365, including archiving, continuity and security. By unifying disparate and fragmented email environments into one holistic solution that is always available from the cloud, Mimecast minimizes risk and reduces cost and complexity, while providing total end-to-end control of email. Founded in the United Kingdom in 2003, Mimecast serves more than 8,000 customers and 2 million users worldwide and has offices in Europe, North America, Australia, Africa and the Channel Islands.
About XChange Events
Part of The Channel Company family, XChange Events connect technology builders, sellers and buyers through a diverse number of live and virtual events, designed to help attendees share best practices, network with peers and gain exclusive market intelligence from industry editors and analysts. Organized into three categories, XChange Events offers channel events, IT executive events and on demand virtual events to address every aspect of today’s evolving IT market. For more information, please visit: http://www.xchange-events.com/
About The Channel Company
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