may. 09 2017

Ipswitch Partners with HIMSS Asia Pacific as a Diamond Corporate Member

Company to Support Healthcare Data Protection at Any Time

SINGAPORE – May 9, 2017Ipswitch, the leader in easy to implement and administer file transfer and network management software, is pleased to announce its HIMSS Asia Pacific Diamond Corporate membership. This places Ipswitch in a global community of over 600 HIMSS corporate member organizations, all working together to drive progress in the Healthcare IT space.

“Ipswitch develops innovative IT software that helps healthcare organizations achieve their business continuity objectives and secure clinical process goals,” said Alessandro Porro, Senior Vice President, International Sales at Ipswitch. “We have been reinforcing our knowledge of the Asian Pacific healthcare IT market and we look forward to working with HIMSS Asia Pacific to identify new growth opportunities and contribute to the region’s rapid healthcare transformation.”

HIMSS corporate member organizations work with HIMSS to collaborate and share knowledge with industry stakeholders who are committed to positive change. Member organizations can:

  • Influence public policy impacting the national health IT agenda
  • Educate colleagues on industry trends and market developments
  • Connect with customers, peers and industry leaders

“HIMSS Asia Pacific is pleased that Ipswitch has joined us as a Diamond corporate member," added Simon Lin, Executive Director, HIMSS Asia Pacific. "We look forward to a great partnership and active knowledge exchange between our organizations and outwards to regional healthcare communities. Opportunities and challenges abound in the Asia Pacific market. HIMSS is excited to navigate this space and to continue driving the progress of health IT with our members, to ultimately improve healthcare delivery and outcomes.”


As part of its corporate membership, Ipswitch will host a complimentary webinar titled, "Securing Information in the Healthcare Industry" on Tuesday May 16, 2017. Ensuring data transfers comply with regulations such as HIPAA is often seen as a daunting and complex challenge. Worse, the penalties and other business risks that come with non-compliance can have a severe impact. In this webinar, Ipswitch will discuss the challenges and hurdles organizations must overcome to achieve and maintain compliance with HIPAA and other regulations. Ipswitch’s speaker will address the requirements placed on healthcare organizations relating to the security of patient data and how these organization can use technology to successfully fulfill these requirements.

Attend this complementary webinar to learn about:
  • Regulatory Compliance Standards and Legal Considerations in Healthcare Information Security
  • The role of a Secure File Transfer solution and key considerations
  • Create a robust security strategy that can address current information security risks and manage evolving threats

Registration is now open here.


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About Ipswitch:
Today’s hard-working IT teams are relied upon to manage increasing complexity and deliver near-zero downtime. Ipswitch IT and network management software helps them succeed by enabling secure control of business transactions, applications and infrastructure. Ipswitch software is powerful, flexible and easy to try, buy and use. The company’s software helps teams shine by delivering 24/7 performance and security across cloud, virtual and network environments. Ipswitch Unified Infrastructure and Applications Monitoring software provides end-to-end insight, is extremely flexible and simple to deploy. The company’s Information Security and Managed File Transfer solutions enable secure, automated and compliant business transactions and file transfers for millions of users. Ipswitch powers more than 150,000 networks spanning 168 countries, and is based in Lexington, Mass., with offices throughout the U.S., Europe, Asia and Latin America. For more information, please visit, or connect with us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

HIMSS is a global voice, advisor and thought leader of health transformation through health IT with a unique breadth and depth of expertise and capabilities to improve the quality, safety, and efficiency of health, healthcare and care outcomes. HIMSS designs and leverages key data assets, predictive models and tools to advise global leaders, stakeholders and influencers of best practices in health IT, so they have the right information at the point of decision. Through its health IT network of over 1 million experts, over 200 knowledge exchanges and collaborations, including 64,000-plus members, HIMSS drives innovative, forward thinking around best uses of technology in support of better connected care, improved population health and low cost of care. HIMSS is a not-for-profit, headquartered in Chicago, Illinois with additional offices in North America, Europe, United Kingdom and Asia.

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Benedicte Ferrari