Imprivata’s OneSign Single Sign-On Named Category Leader in the “2010 Top 20 Best in KLAS Awards” Report

Top Rating Signifies New Leader in the Single Sign-on Market

LEXINGTON, Mass. — January 11, 2011—Imprivata, the #1 independent single sign-on and access management provider for healthcare and other regulated industries, today announced that KLAS, the healthcare industry’s leading independent research firm, has named Imprivata OneSign® the Single Sign-On category leader in its “2010 Top 20 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Professional Services” report. This prestigious recognition is a definitive sign from the healthcare industry that Imprivata is the preferred SSO provider and Category Leader.

The “2010 Top 20 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Professional Services” report is an overview of performance ratings for vendors offering software, professional services, and medical equipment to the healthcare industry. Individual rankings in the report are determined exclusively through active user participation and feedback from thousands of healthcare organizations. According to the KLAS report, as a Category Leader, Imprivata has excelled in their market segment and has demonstrated leadership in working with customers to resolve issues and match expectations to reality. Imprivata OneSign was also recently named the #1 Single Sign-On (SSO) solution in the KLAS “2010 Single Sign-On: To Identity Management and Beyond” performance report.

Imprivata’s emergence as the SSO category market leader in the two KLAS reports comes on the heels of the company’s “Strong Positive” rating in the Gartner 2010 Marketscope for Enterprise Single Sign-On and further validates the value that Imprivata OneSign Single Sign-On brings to healthcare organizations today. Currently more than one million care givers rely on Imprivata OneSign for fast and secure access to EMR and other healthcare applications.

“We’re honored that hospitals rated Imprivata OneSign higher than any other SSO solution,” commented Ed Gaudet, Chief Marketing Officer at Imprivata. “What gives us even greater satisfaction is that our customers tell us Imprivata plays an important role in helping them accelerate adoption of clinical applications to demonstrate Meaningful Use of electronic medical records.”

“2010 Top 20 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Professional Services” report is available for purchase from KLAS:

The Single Sign On: To Identity Management and Beyond report is available for purchase from KLAS:

About KLAS: 
KLAS is a research firm specializing in monitoring and reporting the performance of healthcare vendors. KLAS' mission is to improve delivery, by independently measuring vendor performance for the benefit of our healthcare provider partners, consultants, investors, and vendors. Working together with executives from over 4500 hospitals and over 2500 clinics, KLAS delivers timely reports, trends, and statistics, which provide a solid overview of vendor performance in the industry. KLAS measures performance of software, professional services, and medical equipment vendors. For more information, go to, email, or call 1-800-920- 4109 to speak with a KLAS representative.

About Imprivata:
With more than one million healthcare users, Imprivata is the #1 independent provider of authentication and access management solutions for healthcare, transforming the way hospitals are transitioning from paper to digital. Focused on simplifying and securing access to electronic patient health information, Imprivata is enabling hospitals to create a secure environment that both streamlines clinical workflow and protects patient privacy. The Company’s signature OneSign® technology integrates within the daily clinical workflow, giving clinicians quick and convenient access to the critical patient information they need to deliver the highest level of quality healthcare. For more information, please visit or follow us on Twitter at @Imprivata.

Imprivata is a registered trademark of Imprivata, Inc. in the USA and other countries. All Imprivata products are trademarks of Imprivata, Inc. in the USA and other countries. All other product or company names mentioned are the property of their respective owners.

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