Meditech Certification for Pure Storage Data Platform

Also with Commvault EHR data protection solution
This is a Press Release edited by on 2018.03.12

Pure Storage, Inc. achieved certification of its data platform for use with Medical Information Technology, Inc. (Meditech), a provider of electronic health records (EHR).

Pure Storage is also jointly certified by Meditech with Commvault's EHR Data Protection solution. Pure and Commvault's technology ensures healthcare organizations have quick access to sensitive clinical data. These certifications were achieved after testing of the Pure Storage platform by Meditech's integration partner CloudWave.

Pure Storage highlighted its platform at HIMSS18 in Las Vegas, NV, March 6-8, 2018

Providing Optimal Storage Solution for EHR Applications
"We collaborated with Pure Storage to test its data platform solution with Meditech EHR and the solution both met our guidelines and exceeded our expectations," said Chris Bokis, director of systems development, Meditech. "This certification delivers our customers further peace of mind that they can depend on Pure Storage to run and support their Meditech environments, which are critical for the patient experience whens matter and can influence health outcomes."

In healthcare environment, organizations need agile, scalable solutions that meet clinical needs. Meditech's certification of Pure Storage provides healthcare providers with an option for performance, HA access to their EHR, as well as related administrative systems, analytics, virtualization and other workloads. With Meditech on Pure, organizations can deliver a secure clinical desktop enabling providers to make decisions in real time.

Healthcare Providers Rely on Modern Data Platforms to Support Patient Data
Meditech customer Salinas Valley Memorial Health System (SVMHS), located in central California, was an early adopter of Meditech on Pure. SVMHS had a need for a new storage platform to support its Meditech environment.

"We learned that certification of Meditech on Pure Storage was imminent, and we felt Pure was a vendor we should consider," said Audrey Parks, CIO, Salinas Valley Memorial Health System.

SVMHS implemented Pure in late 2016.

"The performance is rock-solid, and my technical teams have nothing but good things to say about the technology. We know that faster storage will make a big difference to our IT staff and clinicians," said Parks.

SVMHS also took advantage of the joint certification with Commvault's EHR Data Protection solution to update its backup and DR capabilities.

"We selected Commvault and Pure Storage as the best solution, because it was a good fit not just for Meditech, but also for our enterprise applications," said Parks. "The close integration between Commvault and Pure Storage is a real benefit."

"The certification of Pure Storage with Commvault's backup and DR solution for Meditech represents a leap forward in performance for customers," said Ananth Balasubramanian, GM, Commvault's healthcare solutions group. "Commvault and Pure's joint health system customers will have state-of-the art data management solutions that ensure they are well prepared for the future and the ever growing amount of patient data."

Pure Storage has delivered healthcare organizations continuous innovation with the 2017 introduction of the first 100% NVMe all-flash enterprise flash array in the industry. Additionally, the company also enables organizations to achieve high levels of BC with ActiveCluster while enjoying 99.9999% availability and completely non-disruptive operations. This technology innovation combined with Pure's differentiated Evergreen Storage subscription delivers customers the advantage they need to enhance their infrastructures and support the healthcare data revolution.

"Pure Storage provides customers the technology solutions required to support mission-critical EHR environments that demand performance and availability; clinical applications can't afford any downtime," said Mike Celetti, global healthcare solutions lead, Pure Storage. "The Meditech certification provides our customers an added level of confidence that we have taken the right steps to ensure their critical infrastructure will always be up and running."

Share this news : Twitter Facebook Google Plus Linkedin email