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Lexmark's Acquisition of Acuo Technologies Heralds a New ECM Focus for HDOs

Published: 22 January 2013

ID: G00248171

Analyst(s): Barry Runyon

Summary

Lexmark International, the parent company of enterprise content management vendor Perceptive Software, recently announced the acquisition of vendor-neutral-archive vendor Acuo Technologies. This deal marks the beginning of the ECM era for healthcare providers.

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  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • The acquisition of Acuo Technologies by Lexmark International will expand the HDO CIO's view of ECM and what it entails
  • The Lexmark acquisition will accelerate the HDO's movement from document management to ECM

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