Ventana Research Honors Datawatch Customer Piedmont Henry Hospital With 2012 Leadership Award

 Ventana Research Honors Datawatch Customer Piedmont Henry Hospital With 2012
                               Leadership Award

Piedmont Henry Hospital's Patricia Hickey Cited as an Information Technology
Leader in Information Applications Category

PR Newswire

CHELMSFORD, Mass., Oct. 31, 2012

CHELMSFORD, Mass., Oct. 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Datawatch Corporation
(NASDAQ-CM: DWCH) the leading global provider of information optimization
solutions, announced today that Patricia Hickey, Senior Clinical Analyst,
Information Technology Services, a Datawatch customer of Piedmont Henry
Hospital, Stockbridge, Georgia has received the 2012 Ventana Research
Information Technology Leadership Award in the Information Applications
category for its patient management application. This application allows
Piedmont Henry Hospital to achieve a more complete understanding of the
processes that impact a patient's experience and has provided the hospital
with an enhanced ability to measure and improve these interactions. The
application, which was created through the use of Datawatch's information
optimization software, enables Piedmont Henry Hospital to access both
structured and semi-structured data sources that had previously been
unavailable, offering a 360 degree view of the patient management information.


"Ventana Research is proud to have selected Patricia Hickey and Piedmont Henry
Hospital for this award, recognizing the innovative approach taken in using
Datawatch's Information Optimization platform to provide users across the
hospital a more accurate and interactive view of patient information," said
Mark Smith, CEO and Chief Research Officer, Ventana Research. "With data
growing at an ever increasing rate and coming from sources other than
traditional databases, organizations like Piedmont Henry Hospital will need to
find more innovative ways to get a complete view of their business. This
implementation of Datawatch's solutions is a great example of how companies
are dealing with this issue and changing the way their businesses work."

"I would like to congratulate Patricia and her team at Piedmont Henry Hospital
for this award. They are a perfect example of how forward-thinking
organizations can change how a business operates by using all the information
available to them to secure a greater understanding of what really drives
them," said Ben Plummer, Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice President of
Strategic Alliances, Datawatch. "We at Datawatch are committed to delivering
the products and services needed by organizations like Piedmont Henry Hospital
to optimize the use of every shred of information available to get the whole
story about their businesses."

Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ-CM: DWCH) is a leader in providing information
optimization products and solutions that allow organizations to deliver the
greatest data variety possible into their big data and analytic applications.
Datawatch provides organizations the ability to integrate structured,
unstructured, and semi-structured sources like reports, PDF files, and EDI
streams into these applications to provide a 360 degree perspective of the
issues and opportunities that exist in their businesses. With more than 40,000
organizations worldwide using Datawatch's products and services, including 99
of the Fortune 100, it is obvious that businesses of every type can benefit
from the power and flexibility of Datawatch's industry leading solutions.
Datawatch is headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts with offices in
London, Munich, Singapore, Sydney and Manila, with partners and customers in
more than 100 countries worldwide. For more information, visit

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