Press Release - October 26, 2017
The Brooklyn Hospital Center Selects Velocity’s Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure
CHARLOTTE, NC (October 26, 2017) – Velocity Technology Solutions Inc., a global leader in enterprise cloud managed services, announced the successful go-live of The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) enterprise resource planning application suite leveraging Velocity’s Cloud Application Management Platform™ (VCAMP™) on Amazon Web Services (AWS). With this launch at TBHC, Velocity has now brought over 120 healthcare organizations’ mission critical applications live in hybrid cloud environments all over the world.
“We have been keeping Brooklyn healthy for over 170 years. It is imperative that our teams be able to focus on providing the highest quality of care and safety to our patients while still having the resources and tools to stay innovative,” said Patrick S. Semenza, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of The Brooklyn Hospital Center, a 464-bed community teaching hospital located in the heart of downtown Brooklyn, NY. Of their decision to implement a public cloud solution for their healthcare application, Semenza noted, “VCAMP for our enterprise application suite alleviates the strain on our IT team with the right analytics-driven managed services to take full advantage of the cloud.”
A trusted cloud advisor for healthcare organizations since 2003, Velocity delivers immediate benefits to enterprises seeking a total cost of ownership (TCO) advantage, the ability to quickly provision and deploy applications, the capability to keep applications ‘always current’ and ‘always on’ with successful volume updates, and the expertise to maximize quality of healthcare application delivery.
“We are passionate about providing the right cloud solutions for our healthcare customers who need specialized expertise due to their various ERP, EMR and EHR workloads,” said Keith Angell, President and CEO, Velocity. “We are proud to support Brooklyn Hospital’s digital transformation and know our cloud solutions will help TBHC’s imperative for delivering innovative, world-class patient care."
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About Velocity Technology Solutions
Velocity Technology Solutions (www.VelocityCloud.com), a global enterprise application cloud services leader since 2003, delivers secure, fully managed environments spanning virtual private, public and hybrid clouds. The company's portfolio includes application-focused cloud managed services, professional services, and analytics-driven cloud software services. Velocity's expertise in managing leading ERP, EMR & EHR applications, leveraging the patented Velocity Cloud Application Management Platform™ (VCAMP™), gives customers required availability, security, visibility and control at a reduced total cost of ownership. Velocity is headquartered in Charlotte, NC, with facilities in North America, Europe and Asia. Velocity is a portfolio company of Silver Lake Sumeru, a global leader with private equity investments in leading, growth-oriented technology companies. For additional information on the firm and its entire portfolio, visit www.silverlake.com.
About The Brooklyn Hospital Center
A 464-bed community teaching hospital that opened its doors in 1845, The Brooklyn Hospital Center (TBHC) provides a full range of primary, specialty, diagnostic and tertiary care with a team of outstanding physicians, nurses and staff. Located in the heart of Downtown Brooklyn, TBHC services almost 300,000 annual patient visits.
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