Gartner Research

Eclipsys Corp. Sunrise

Published: 28 April 2000

ID: G0090896

Analyst(s): Barbara A. Kelly

Summary

Eclipsys Corp. has given industry followers much to consider. The company's now-withdrawn, unsolicited takeover bid for larger rival Shared Medical Systems (SMS) Corp. and merger agreement with Neoforma.com and HEALTHvision Inc. have kept Eclipsys in the headlines. It is Eclipsys' growth strategy, however--not its publicity--that should cause CDOs in the market for an enterprisewide healthcare information system to place the Sunrise product family on their evaluation list.

Table Of Contents
  • Corporate Headquarters
  • Overview
  • Analysis
  • Pricing
    • GSA Pricing
  • Competitors
  • Strengths
    • Enterprisewide Functionality
    • Web-Based Integration Broker
    • Financial and Clinical Decision Support
    • Technology Platform
    • Outsourcing Options
  • Limitations
    • No Departmental Applications
    • Small Installation Base
  • Insight

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