CHELMSFORD, Mass., April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH), the leading global provider of information optimization solutions, announced today that customers Janet Grimsley, Vice President, Information Specialist, Decision Support for The Fauquier Bank based in Virginia and Jeff McKune, Chief Health Informatics Officer for Phelps County Regional Medical Center of Missouri, have both been awarded the 2013 Ventana Research Business Technology Leadership Award in the Governance, Risk & Compliance and Information Optimization categories, respectively. The Fauquier Bank received the award for its application that provides the organization with a comprehensive reporting infrastructure that automates the creation of actionable data from various systems and provides a reliable delivery system that allows the organization stay in compliance with policies and industry regulations. Phelps County Regional Medical Center received the Award for its application that provides the organization with a better, more efficient way to review patient and operational information in order to make better business and clinical decisions for the hospital. Both applications, which were created through the use of Datawatch's information optimization software, enabling the organizations to access structured and semi-structured data sources that had previously been unavailable, automate these processes and then disperse the information quickly and easily across the organization offering a 360 degree view of the business.
"The Ventana Research 2013 Leadership Award program showcases technology vendors who have worked with their customers to advance the potential of their organization through the use of applications and technology," said Mark Smith, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Research Officer, Ventana Research. "Congratulations to Datawatch for receiving this distinguished honor for making it possible for their customers to derive such significant business value from their technology in the areas of Governance, Risk & Compliance and Information Optimization."
"I would like to congratulate both Janet and Jeff for their awards. Both represent organizations that realize the importance of incorporating data variety into their applications – giving them the ability to improve business processes and perform more insightful analytics," said Ben Plummer, Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice President of Strategic Alliances for Datawatch. "Datawatch's solutions are at the intersection of this major change in the industry. Organizations are realizing the valuable benefits of incorporating data from non-traditional sources, like those stored in Enterprise Content Management and Big Data systems, into their analytical applications. By extending their visibility with greater data variety, companies like The Fauquier Bank and Phelps County Regional Medical Center are gaining a better insight into what is really driving their businesses."
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Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH) is a leader in providing information optimization products and solutions that allow organizations to deliver the greatest data variety possible into their big data and analytic applications. Datawatch provides organizations the ability to integrate structured, unstructured, and semi-structured sources like reports, PDF files, and EDI streams into these applications to provide a 360 degree perspective of the issues and opportunities that exist in their businesses. More than 40,000 organizations worldwide use Datawatch's products and services, including 99 of the Fortune 100, and businesses of every type can benefit from the power and flexibility of Datawatch's industry leading solutions. Datawatch is headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts with offices in London, Munich, Singapore, Sydney and Manila, and with partners and customers in more than 100 countries worldwide. For more information, visit www.datawatch.com.
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