Compugen Inc.

Compugen Inc.

May 01, 2008 10:48 ET

Compugen Sponsor of BC Health Authority IT Forum '08

Compugen is pleased to be a sponsor of this year's BC Health Authority IT Forum. This annual Information Technology Forum brings together major manufacturers, service providers and provincial and regional health authorities from British Columbia to discuss IT issues critical to the well-being of the healthcare sector in BC.

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - May 1, 2008) - Compugen Inc. is a sponsor of the 2008 BC Health Authority IT Forum, taking place May 1 and 2, 2008 at Simon Fraser University, Burnaby Mountain Campus. Speakers include David Guthro, Joseph Mendez, Dave Nikolejsin, Elaine McKnight, Matthew Peters, Bruce A. Stewart, Cheryl Slusarchuk and Simon Chester, names well known in the Healthcare IT sector. The themes of the conference include collaboration, virtualization, environmental issues, convergence, unified communications, with a particular focus on issues around green IT. In support of its own healthcare and responsible computing initiatives, Compugen works with many of the Forum's sponsors in the healthcare field, including hospital implementations of Citrix technology, and partners with Verdiem to bring power-saving technology to the healthcare industry.

Compugen Vancouver is a Platinum-level Citrix Solution Advisor, and Compugen is a Platinum Partner in Canada for Seattle-based Verdiem.

"As Citrix's only Platinum Solution Advisor in Western Canada, Compugen's Vancouver team works out of its Richmond office with Citrix and Verdiem to bring innovative technologies for energy saving and improving reliability and security, and affording operational efficiencies to BC Health Authorities," said Leonard McCabe, Compugen's manager for its British Columbia offices.

About Compugen

Compugen is Canada's largest privately-owned and operated IT services provider and PC systems integrator. Founded in 1981 by its current President and CEO, Harry Zarek, Compugen provides practical, real-world solutions and a comprehensive customer-focused portfolio of support services. Providing national coverage from 13 offices coast to coast, Compugen's experienced team of IT professionals helps mid-sized and large corporations and government agencies across Canada with enterprise-level solutions that optimize IT costs and leverage technology for better business results.

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