Gartner Research

Eclipsys Corp. Sunrise

Published: 28 April 2000

ID: G0090896

Analyst(s): Barbara A. Kelly


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 The company's now-withdrawn, unsolicited takeover bid for larger rival Shared Medical Systems (SMS) Corp.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 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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