Business Value of
Running Epic in
the Cloud

The Business Value of Running Epic and Other Applications in the Virtustream Healthcare Cloud

New IDC research shows the business value that healthcare organizations achieve by running electronic health record (EHR), clinical and administrative applications in the Virtustream Healthcare Cloud. Participants in the study reported establishing a more cost-effective, higher-performing and agile infrastructure platform for key healthcare applications, including Epic.

IDC projects these Virtustream customers will realize an average three-year ROI of 343% in the following ways:

  • Virtustream’s expertise with Epic for timely, secure and robust deployment, use and upgrades 
  • Improved reliability and faster performance that supports clinicians and doctors in delivering high-quality patient care 
  • Regulatory compliance to confidently deploy and operate sensitive workloads in a hosted environment 
  • Predictable cost model with flexibility to quickly scale to meet fluctuating business needs 
  • Lower IT infrastructure costs, compared to on-premise architectures, including the ability to redirect limited IT resources to high-value projects

For more details on the research and benefits of moving Epic and other healthcare applications to the cloud, download the full IDC solution brief, sponsored by Virtustream, a Dell Technologies business.

This is only a snapshot of the research, download the complete IDC Business Value Solution Brief by completing the form to the right. 

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