Healthcare Cloud Hosting Provider ClearDATA Completes “Strong” 2014

ClearDATA, a healthcare-exclusive cloud hosting platform and service provider based in the U.S., has announced that 2014 was a banner year for the company. Among the company’s leading accomplishments, according to company executives, were key partnerships with major health IT companies, new products, awards and recognition.

Awards and Recognition

  • Frost & Sullivan recognized ClearDATA with the 2014 North American Healthcare Cloud Leadership Award. ClearDATA received this recognition for its broad product portfolio comprised of Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) as well as professional and managed services.
  • ClearDATA was also prominently profiled as an industry leader who will lead market growth in the next 3-5 years in Frost & Sullivan’s report, “Opportunities in Healthcare Cloud Application in the U.S. and Europe” (Oct. 2014).
  • The company was designated as a major player in the North American Healthcare Cloud Computing Market in MarketsandMarkets’ 2014 North America Healthcare Cloud Computing Market – Forecast to 2018

Customer Wins – Healthcare Software Companies

  • Access, a provider of enterprise e-forms management and technology solutions for the healthcare industry, selected ClearDATA’s HealthDATA Cloud Computing Platform to host its suite of software solutions.
  • Central Logic, a provider of innovative patient flow software, selected ClearDATA’s HIPAA-compliant HealthDATA Cloud Computing Platform and Security Services to host its software solutions. Central Logic provides its patient flow software and solutions to hundreds of hospital sites in the United States.
  • colocation-healthcareHealthUnity, a health information technology company dedicated to secure, privacy-protected health information acquisition, integration, exchange and analysis, joined forces with ClearDATA to successfully complete the implementation of secure Direct Messaging capabilities with Consolidated Clinical Document Architecture (CCD-A) transfer for one of the largest hospital systems in the nation.
  • Infor, a provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, handpicked ClearDATA to host its new cloud-based Infor Cloverleaf Integration Suite of software solutions.
  • Liaison Technologies, a global provider of secure cloud-based data management and integration services and solutions, will deliver its data services to customers in the healthcare industry on ClearData’s HIPAA-compliant cloud platform.
  • Merge Healthcare designated ClearDATA to be the cloud-computing provider for its Merge One software product, designed to connect ambulatory radiology sites to a cloud storage environment. Merge will offer secure application hosting to its customers on ClearData’s HIPAA-compliant HealthData cloud platform.

New Products

ClearDATA continued to expand its product portfolio with new products that solve some of the most pressing issues in healthcare:

  • Launched a compliant, intelligent, encryption-based medical image storage solution to provide secure, cost-effective, HIPAA-compliant medical image data protection and storage for hospitals and healthcare organizations of all sizes and types.
  • Released a new version of the ClearDATA SSL VPN that delivers cross-platform security for remotely accessing PHI and other critical applications.
  • Introduced a new cloud-based Archive as a Service solution, an offering created specifically to meet HIPAA requirements for archiving of healthcare data that does not need to be accessed immediately or regularly.
  • Developed a healthcare-exclusive Desktops as a Service (DaaS), a cloud-hosted virtual desktop, which includes aware Patient Care for capacity management.

New Office 

In October, ClearDATA opened a new office at 77 Geary St. in the heart of San Francisco’s technology belt in Union Square. ClearDATA‘s San Francisco location will be key to expanding its software development teams focused on continuous improvements to its HealthDATA platform and the company’s strategic technology roadmap efforts.