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Agfa HealthCare Selects OnX as Canadian Managed Services Provider

TORONTO, Ontario and NEW YORK, NY: OnX Enterprise Solutions, a leading enterprise data center IT solutions provider, today announced that the Company has been chosen as one of two preferred vendors in Canada to Agfa HealthCare, a leading provider of state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging and IT solutions for hospitals and other healthcare centers. As an Agfa HealthCare preferred vendor, OnX can provide managed services, data backup, and disaster recovery solutions designed to help deploy Agfa HealthCare’s imaging software to hospitals across Canada.

Hospitals today are increasingly investing in software solutions to improve diagnostics and care, but often choose not to manage these solutions and data centers on their own. As a part of a joint solution, Agfa HealthCare will manage the diagnostic imaging software solutions, while OnX will supply the infrastructure in the company’s managed data centers, including data backup, firewall security, OS management and end-to-end monitoring and reporting. For Canadian healthcare institutions that already have Agfa HealthCare’s solution in place, OnX can provide secondary failover and disaster recovery.

“OnX has a very solid record and reputation in the healthcare industry with a dedicated healthcare team and the specific expertise we need from a managed services vendor,” said Jeff Merrill, Vice President, Services, Agfa HealthCare North America. “The OnX team understands our issues including the application layer, and is committed to provide the needed support for data security, backup, and recovery, which are important in the delivery of quality care. We look forward to working with OnX’s experienced Healthcare and Managed Services team to deploy our diagnostic software to healthcare organizations across Canada.”

The healthcare industry is shifting to avoid large capital budgets for high availability and to improve time to deployment. OnX has a long and credible history of providing vital IT solutions to the healthcare industry, where security and high availability are major concerns. OnX’s top-tier data center redundancy and SSAE16 certification offer peace of mind to healthcare organizations whose first priority is to keep their patient data secure. In 2014, Branham300 honored OnX Canada with the #5 ranking in the Top 25 ICT Professional Services, #5 ranking in Mixed-play Healthcare ICT Companies, and #17 ranking in the Top 250 Canadian ICT Companies.

“We are pleased to achieve preferred vendor status with a trusted healthcare integrated IT provider like Agfa HealthCare,” said Paul Khawaja, President, OnX Canada. “Our focus and investments in providing the highest security measures and data center certification, coupled with our experienced and knowledgeable healthcare team makes us a great fit for clients in the growing healthcare industry. We especially look forward to a fruitful relationship with Agfa HealthCare and to helping them provide the best IT solutions available to their customers throughout Canada.”

OnX Managed Services is a North American service provider of managed cloud and IT solutions. The company guarantees a higher level of security, compliance, and performance through the integration of OnX expertise, processes, and technology. OnX Managed Services adheres to ITIL best practices and holds SSAE16 certifications to enable companies to be compliant with leading regulatory standards such as HIPAA and PCI DSS as well as address US Federal Government requirements.


About Agfa HealthCare

Agfa HealthCare is a global leader in interoperable IT and imaging systems, providing a full range of workflow-centric department, enterprise, and regional imaging solutions to healthcare networks worldwide. The company is committed to its standards-based, integrated data approach to help advance quality care, IT efficiencies, and patient safety. The company has sales offices and agents in over 100 markets worldwide. For more information on Agfa HealthCare, please visit www.agfahealthcare.com.

About OnX Enterprise Solutions

OnX Enterprise Solutions is a leading technology services and solutions provider. The company assesses, designs, builds, secures and manages comprehensive technology-enabled solutions with specific expertise in cloud and managed services, digital services and infrastructure solutions. For more than 30 years, OnX has helped clients overcome business challenges and achieve exceptional business results through technology. OnX’s team of more than 600 IT professionals work at OnX offices throughout North America and in the U.K., with global headquarters in Toronto, Canada, and U.S. headquarters in New York, N.Y. For more information about OnX and career opportunities, visit www.OnX.com.

For more information, contact:
Kate Carey, New Venture Communications on behalf of OnX Enterprise Solutions
(650) 814-3088
kcarey@newventurecom.com

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