Press for Imprivata

Imprivata® the #1 independent single sign-on (SSO) and access management provider for healthcare and other regulated industries, today announced that it has received a Strong Positive rating in Gartner’s report entitled,MarketScope For Enterprise Single Sign-on1. Strong Positive is the highest possible Marketscope rating and a vendor rated as such is viewed to be a provider of strategic products, services or solutions. Gartner advises current customers to continue with planned investments, and potential customers to consider a vendor in this category as a strong choice for strategic investments. A copy of the report can be found here.

Imprivata® the #1 independent single sign-on (SSO) and access management provider for healthcare and other regulated industries, today announced that in a recent cross-industry survey conducted among 477 IT decision makers, the healthcare sector, often regarded as a technology laggard, emerged as the leading adopter of desktop virtualization technology. Survey results revealed that remote access (39 percent), desktop manageability (27 percent) and user desktop roaming (14 percent) are the leading drivers for adoption of desktop virtualization within healthcare, and the primary benefits being realized are desktop availability (34 percent), improved user satisfaction (24 percent) and simplified workflow (19 percent).

Imprivata®, Inc., and PhoneFactor today announced a reseller partnership to provide phone-based authentication services to Imprivata customers. The partnership builds upon existing technology integration between the two platforms, creating a joint solution that is offered along with Imprivata OneSign® , an award-winning authentication and access management platform, and OneSign Anywhere™, which extends the benefits of OneSign to remote & mobile workers from a variety of endpoint devices. Leading healthcare organizations such as OhioHealth and EMH Healthcare have deployed the joint solution to provide physicians and nurses with the convenience of authenticating via their phones to access Protected Health Information (PHI).

Trafford Healthcare NHS Trust has deployed Imprivata's OneSign 4.5 technology across its sites.
Providing secure access to 1,000 users across three sites, the technology will be deployed across 14 applications, including electronic medical records, in order to simplify access and speed up workflow for staff while strengthening information governance and data protection. A total of 1,400 chip and pin smartcards have been issued.