The rapid evolution of KnowledgeEdge has been enhanced by this relationship, and as a council member, I hope to have the opportunity to influence the development of new services that will benefit both companies.
Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) November 12, 2012
Health Care DataWorks, Inc. (HCD) Chief Technology Officer Michael Ostrander has been appointed to the Logicalis Customer Advisory Council. Ostrander, one of HCD’s founders, is responsible for leading the company’s product data architecture for its KnowledgeEdge™ healthcare business intelligence product suite as well as its internal technology infrastructure.
As a Logicalis council member, Ostrander will join other Logicalis technology customers whose mission will be to share how they are using Logicalis services in the “real world” and how those services are impacting overall businesses. Council objectives include:
- Gathering and prioritizing customer recommendations
- Identifying and discussing customer best practices for outsourced services
- Discussing potential solutions and implementation approaches
- Involvement in the development of current and future services
“I am looking forward to sharing the insights we at Health Care DataWorks have gathered through our relationship with Logicalis,” Ostrander said. “The rapid evolution of KnowledgeEdge has been enhanced by this relationship, and as a council member, I hope to have the opportunity to influence the development of new services that will benefit both companies.”
A rapidly growing number of hospitals and health systems continue to turn to HCD for its pioneering KnowledgeEdge solution to gain deeper insight into their operations and make more informed decisions. Ostrander’s work with HCD’s Enterprise Data Warehouse and his more than 14 years experience in information management made him an ideal choice for the council, explains Mike Martin, senior vice president, Solutions and Services, for Logicalis.
“Health Care DataWorks is a dynamic, growing company that has tremendous insight into the value technology can bring to hospitals and health systems,” Martin said. “Michael brings fresh ideas and HCD’s unique perspective in healthcare IT to the table, helping Logicalis develop and deliver the most innovative solutions possible to our healthcare clients.”
Logicalis is an international IT solutions and managed services provider with a breadth of knowledge and expertise in communications and collaboration; data center and cloud services; and managed services.
Logicalis employs almost 3,000 people worldwide, including highly trained service specialists who design, specify, deploy and manage complex ICT infrastructures to meet the needs of over 6,000 corporate and public sector customers. To achieve this, Logicalis maintains strong partnerships with technology leaders such as Cisco, HP, IBM, CA Technologies, NetApp, VMware and ServiceNow.
The Logicalis Group has annualized revenues of over $1.2 billion, from operations in the UK, US, Germany, South America and Asia Pacific, and is fast establishing itself as one of the leading IT and Communications solution integrators, specializing in the areas of advanced technologies and services.
The Logicalis Group is a division of Datatec Limited, listed on the Johannesburg and London AIM Stock Exchanges, with revenues of over $5 billion.
For more information, visit http://www.us.logicalis.com.
About Health Care DataWorks, Inc.
Health Care DataWorks, Inc., a leading provider of business intelligence solutions, empowers healthcare organizations to improve their quality of care and reduce costs. Through its pioneering KnowledgeEdge™ product suite, including its enterprise data model, analytic dashboards, applications and reports, Health Care DataWorks delivers an Enterprise Data Warehouse necessary for hospitals and health systems to effectively and efficiently gain deeper insights into their operations. For more information, visit http://www.hcdataworks.com.