October 08, 2009 12:37 ET

Presidio Networked Solutions to Host Exclusive Healthcare Executive Summit

GREENBELT, MD--(Marketwire - October 8, 2009) - Presidio Networked Solutions, Inc., the leading provider of professional and managed services for the full lifecycle of advanced IT infrastructure solutions, today announced it will host an exclusive Healthcare Technology Executive Summit on October 15, in partnership with Cisco Systems, Radianta and Ekahau. The event will leverage Cisco's TelePresence™ technology to bring together healthcare executives from five cities: Boston, Philadelphia, Columbia, MD, Phoenix and San Jose, for discussions on using collaboration technologies for more effective patient engagement.

"Inefficiencies of communication and workflow are costing U.S. hospitals billions of dollars each year," said Dr. Daniel Sands, Director, Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group (IBSG). "Technology can significantly improve productivity and care processes, as long as it is implemented with a thorough understanding of the people, processes and environment in which it will be used."

The summit offers healthcare executives insights on leveraging collaborative and advanced communication solutions for enhanced patient care. Highlights will include demonstrations on Nurse Connect™, Network Access Control, Asset Management and Video Medical Interpretation solutions. Key presentations will be provided by Dr. Daniel Sands, MD, MPH, Senior Medical Informatics Director at Cisco IBSG, and Kathy English, RN and Director Healthcare Marketing for Cisco.

"Presidio is committed to helping Care Provider Organizations (CPOs) leverage the leading technology solutions to enhance patient care and extend the communications opportunity between patient and care provider. We're pleased to present this dynamic event in conjunction with our valued partners Cisco, Radianta and Ekahau," said Todd Brinegar, Chief Marketing Officer of Presidio Networked Solutions.

Presidio's suite of healthcare solutions covers the lifecycle of communications and infrastructure needs including advanced communications, storage, network visibility, asset presence, mobility technologies in combinations tailored to the specific requirements of CPOs. For more information, visit www.presidio.com/solutions/solutions_healthcare.htm

About Presidio Networked Solutions, Inc.

Presidio Networked Solutions, Inc., the leading provider of advanced IT lifecycle solutions, addresses the complete technology lifecycle -- plan, design, integrate, operate and optimize -- for the enterprise, commercial and government markets. Presidio's comprehensive solutions portfolio comprises Unified Communications, Wireless, Security, Storage, Network Infrastructure and Managed Services. Holding the highest networking industry certifications from vendor partners Cisco, IBM, HP, Sun, EMC, NetApp, VMware and Microsoft, Presidio Networked Solutions is well positioned to meet the growing needs of customers migrating to advanced technologies. Presidio also offers customers an extensive range of financing solutions, including leasing. For more information visit: www.presidio.com

Presidio Networked Solutions is a trademark of Presidio, Inc. Other trade names used in this document are acknowledged to be the property of their respective owners.

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