Visit Our 2018-2019 Sponsors

HIMSS Southern California Chapter would like to thank all our Chapter Sponsors for their generous support. Sponsors help underwrite our events keeping member attendance costs low. Thanks to those that have already renewed for this year. If you are interested in renewing or becoming a new sponsor this year, please pay your annual HIMSS Southern California Sponsorship fee by selecting the following link: Pay Securely Online

Elite Level Annual Sponsors

Arctic Wolf provides an innovative turnkey SOC-as-a-service. Our Concierge Security Engineers improve threat detection by up to 10X, leveraging our hybrid AI, custom rules engine and security optimized data architecture. These innovations provide a superior threat detection and response platform for proactively hunting threats, analyzing incidents, and delivering actionable remediation recommendations.

Since our founding in 1982, Connection has set the standard for customer service in the IT industry. As a National Technology Solutions Provider, we offer expert guidance, exceptional service, and innovative strategies to empower you to make informed IT healthcare investment decisions and enhance patient care.
Through our 2,500+ employees and 540+ engineering, services, and technical staff, we offer services and solutions for Converged Data Center, Networking, Software, Mobility, Point of Care, Security, Cloud, Telehealth, Lifecycle, Digital Signage, and much more. 

Halo Communications’ clinical communication platform is transforming patient care by streamlining real-time communication and coordinating care among nurses, physicians and staff. Halo includes HIPAA-compliant Messaging, Voice technology, and mobilized Alerts, all supported by Smart Scheduling and Teams™. The platform is cloud-based, highly configurable and easily deployed in phases to grow and adapt with a health system’s needs.

Pure Storage provides an all-flash storage solution that uniquely addresses the challenges of Healthcare IT.  With all of the complexities the healthcare industry faces today, we believe that in order for storage to be relevant it must measurably reduce the total cost of ownership of your IT environment, meaningfully improve the clinician and patient experience, and offer superior performance and availability.  Pure Storage adds mobility, uptime, agility and resiliency to clinical environments, allowing them to operate at the velocity of care and improve outcomes.  


Synzi is a virtual care company dedicated to providing better ways for you to engage colleagues, patients and members simply and efficiently. Our cutting-edge technology brings together several methods of communications which go beyond traditional telehealth solutions. Our patient program management framework is easily configurable. Providers can assign patients to specific programs. Synzi then automates patient outreach and enables healthcare organizations to use video, email and/or text communications to engage patients in their care. Our reports also allow healthcare organizations to assess patient engagement and adjust the outreach based on patient preference and compliance. Synzi helps enable better performance for healthcare organizations, better access for patients/members, and better outcomes for all.

Tonic Health is a mobile forms and surveys platform that enables patient data collection, payment capture, and analytics. Tonic makes it simple, easy and intuitive for patients to fill out any survey or consent form and make any payment from any device in any care setting—and instantly make the data actionable in real time. By automating the patient data collection process from intake to outcomes, Tonic helps healthcare providers save time, collect more and spend less — and all while creating an amazing patient and staff experience.

Tonic is used by 15 of the top 30 Health Systems across a variety of departments and solution areas including:

  • Patient Intake & Payment Collection
  • Screeners & Risk Assessments
  • Real Time Patient Satisfaction
  • Patient Reported Outcomes

VMware Healthcare Solutions are helping to enable the next generation of patient-centric care. Through a software-defined healthcare IT platform, VMware enables healthcare organizations to modernize and protect the critical IT infrastructure that is at the heart of value based patient care, while mobilizing providers with always on access to patient information from the right device for the right task at the right time. From the datacenter to the point of care VMware is helping to transform the cost, quality and delivery of patient care.

Zix is a leader in email security, addressing inbound and outbound risks. Trusted by the nation’s most influential institutions in healthcare Zix delivers a superior experience and easy-to-use solutions for email encryption and data loss prevention, advanced threat  protection, archiving and bring your own device (BYOD) security. Focusing on the protection of business communication, Zix enables its customers to better secure data and meet compliance needs.

Premier Level Annual Sponsors

Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, is a leading provider of next-generation networking solutions for enterprises of all sizes worldwide. The company delivers IT solutions that empower organizations to deliver new experiences for mobile-savvy users who rely on cloud-based business apps for every aspect of their work and personal lives.

Dimensional Insight is the leading provider of integrated business intelligence, data and performance management solutions. Our mission is to make organizational data accessible and usable so everyone from analysts to line of business users can get the data they trust to make an informed, data-driven decision.

Imprivata is a leading provider of authentication, access management, and secure communications solutions for the healthcare industry. Imprivata’s solutions help more than 2.6 million care providers at more than 1,000 healthcare organizations worldwide quickly and securely access clinical applications to improve productivity for better focus on patient care. Imprivata OneSign®, named the single sign-on (SSO) category leader by KLAS in 2012 and 2013, offers SSO and authentication management to deliver fast, secure No Click Access® to clinical applications, patient records and virtual desktops. Imprivata Cortext® is a secure communication platform that enables multi-site communication across hospitals, clinics, ACOs and other facilities to improve care coordination and eliminate inefficiencies caused by pagers and other outdated technologies.

Regardless of size, location, or specialty, all healthcare facilities are focused on a single goal: provide effective, timely care for each patient to speed the healing process. Doing so requires instant access to clinical records, test results, and other healthcare-related documents. LRS Output Management for Healthcare is designed to bridge the digital and document-based workflows in today’s healthcare environments. LRS provides fast, reliable, secure document delivery when seconds count.

With over 200 customers in four countries, NextGate is the global leader in healthcare enterprise identification. Committed to helping organizations overcome the clinical, operational and financial challenges that result from duplicate records and disparate data, our full suite of identity matching solutions connects the entire healthcare ecosystem to drive critical improvements in quality, efficiency and safety. NextGate’s market-leading EMPI currently manages 300 million lives and is deployed by the nation’s most successful healthcare systems and health information exchanges.

Venafi is the cyber security market leader in machine identity protection, securing connections and communications between machines. Venafi provides global visibility of machine identities and the risks associated with them for the extended enterprise on premises, mobile, virtual, cloud and IoT at machine speed and scale. Venafi puts this intelligence into action with automated remediation that reduces the security and availability risks connected with weak or compromised machine identities while safeguarding the flow of information to trusted machines and preventing communication with machines that are not trusted. With over 30 patents, Venafi delivers innovative solutions for the world's most demanding, security conscious Global 5000 organizations, including the top five U.S. health insurers; the top five U.S. airlines; four of the top five U.S., U.K., Australian and South African banks; and three of the top five U.S. retailers.

Event Sponsors

Gartner recently ranked Atos as a Top 5 Managed Security Services Provider globally. By partnering with Atos, healthcare organizations can achieve best-in-class security across a spectrum of integrated services.

Atos has a rare combination of risk management consulting, strategic planning and managed security services that can provide healthcare organizations with genuine end-to-end cybersecurity solutions.

Healthcare organizations face unique cybersecurity challenges that can disrupt their mission of delivering patient care:

  • A growing number of cyber threats.
  • Cybersecurity needed for a variety of life-saving connected devices.
  • Difficulty in retaining in-house information security staff.

CI Security provides a truly authentic Managed Detection and Response (MDR) solution with Expert Security Analysts who perform full-cycle threat detection, investigation, response, and recovery 24/7/365. Our technology uses on-premise packet capture to streamline the first pass of threat monitoring on-site; then, encrypted metadata is sent to the CI Security Operations Center and filtered through advanced threat intelligence for further analysis by our in-house Security Analysts. If an incident is detected, we work with clients to initiate incident response in minutes.

CI Security's leadership team brings decades of healthcare experience serving providers, payers, and biotech organizations and developing policy, including the HIPAA Security Rule. We work with our clients in healthcare to develop best-in-class solutions for data security and privacy, continuity of operations, and regulatory compliance.

ColorTokens, Inc. brings an innovative cybersecurity platform to transform hospital network security to a modern perimeter-less approach to meet the needs of today’s digital healthcare organizations.  Its platform provides granular network visibility (including east-west traffic) and simplifies secure micro-segmentation with policy simulation and enforcement controls, while its reports support compliance with HIPAA, PCI, GDPR and insurance audits.

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Digital transformation is forcing healthcare organizations to move to a modern model that is centered on customer needs. This results in quicker, more holistic care and reduced costs. However, it also presents its own unique challenges. By increasing security steps to protect patient and member information, organizations can create friction that inhibits the care-giving process and the user adoption of digital initiatives. It’s a balancing act that healthcare organizations need in order to protect against identity-related breaches. With SecureAuth, you don’t have to choose. Our solutions offer faster and more holistic assessment of risk, powering more effective and efficient breach prevention, detection, and response. This is achieved without impacting the user experience, which is critical to patient care and the success of digital transformation projects. Only modern identity security from SecureAuth provides the solutions to maintain the precise balance between user experience and security that healthcare organizations need.