TIBCO Software and Vanderbilt University Medical Center Announce Strategic Partnership
PALO ALTO, CA, Jan 10, 2013 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced a partnership
with Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) of Nashville, TN.
The partnership will leverage TIBCO's event-driven healthcare
software platform to advance the impact of the university's real-time
clinical decision support capabilities, and achieve maximum
beneficial use of information and information technology in support
of VUMC's missions.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center has engaged in iterative cycles
of enabling a new way of doing an old task, augmenting the IT
infrastructure, and next enabling people to do things they could not
do before. Through this process, VUMC has begun to think about
fundamentally new approaches to healthcare and biomedical science, as
well as education programs to support providers, researchers and
"We are on a linear path to advance the way clinical decision support
is used as an evidence base for improving the outcomes of care. Our
target is the advancement of capabilities to anticipate and react in
real time to events that will improve medical outcomes," said Jack
Starmer, MD and Chief Medical Information Officer, Vanderbilt
University Medical Center.
"The team at VUMC has the momentum, research and other unique assets
to lead the charge into the 21st century regarding the delivery of
healthcare and related services. It is a privilege to work with this
esteemed institution on a shared vision of positive impact on the
industry," said Ted DellaVecchia, Chief Healthcare Strategist, TIBCO.
TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) is a provider of infrastructure
software for companies to use on-premise or as part of cloud
computing environments. Whether it's efficient claims or trade
processing, cross-selling products based on real-time customer
behavior, or averting a crisis before it happens, TIBCO provides
companies the two-second advantage(R) -- the ability to capture the
right information, at the right time, and act on it preemptively for
a competitive advantage. More than 4,000 customers worldwide rely on
TIBCO to manage information, decisions, processes, and applications
in real time. Learn more at www.tibco.com.
TIBCO, two-second advantage, and TIBCO Software are trademarks or
registered trademarks of TIBCO Software Inc. in the United States
and/or other countries. All other product and company names and marks
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