Upland Software Demonstrates Leadership in Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) and Knowledge Management (KM) for Healthcare IT at HIMSS 2018

March 2, 2018 3 minute read

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Over 100 health organizations, including the University of Illinois Medical Center, use Upland’s Eclipse Project Portfolio Management (PPM) software to manage their complex IT projects.

Upland delivers unique solutions ideally suited for Healthcare IT with Eclipse PPM and RightAnswers KM, the only KCS v6 verified knowledge management platform


AUSTIN, TexasMarch 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Upland Software, Inc. (Nasdaq: UPLD), a leader in cloud-based Enterprise Work Management software, today announced it will be showcasing its Eclipse Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) solution at the 2018 Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) Annual Conference and Exhibition from March 5 -9, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Along with Eclipse PPM, Upland will be demonstrating its full Project and IT Management portfolio, including RightAnswers KM platform for IT support and PSA software for resource and expense management.

Upland’s Eclipse PPM offers healthcare IT organizations the best of both worlds. Not only does the application provide a highly accessible and fully-featured platform to drive improved project management, resource utilization, and communication, but it also delivers top-down project visibility, reporting, project analysis, and business goal alignment. More than 100 health IT organizations use Upland’s Eclipse PPM application to manage their complex projects, professional workforce, and IT costs.

“Increasing demand across the enterprise emphasized the importance of being able to evaluate and prioritize projects across the organization,” says Effie Economopoulos, Director, IS Planning and PMO, University of Illinois Medical Center. “Working with the executive leadership, we built an enterprise foundation that encompasses project appraisal and prioritization along with strategic portfolio management. Eclipse has been instrumental in this, in that it gives us the strategic visibility we need to support this decision-making along with project execution, across the organization.”

Key benefits of the Eclipse PPM in healthcare IT:

  • Multi-disciplinary, cross-organizational planning and alignment
  • Quick evaluation of resource availability and capacity
  • Visibility and budgetary accountability for all projects, both IT and non-IT initiated
  • Ease of implementation – within 30-days an organization can see immediate benefits
  • Ability to leverage the Upland RightAnswers KM platform for knowledge management

For more information and to learn about our event-specific promotional offer, visit Upland Software in booth #1636 at HIMSS, March 5-9, 2018 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, or visit https://uplandsoftware.com/eclipseppm/himss-18/.

To schedule a personalized demonstration, please complete a request: https://info.uplandsoftware.com/TS-2018-03-05-ECL-HIMSS-2018_LP-Registration-Meeting.html

About Upland Software

Upland Software (Nasdaq: UPLD) is a leading provider of cloud-based Enterprise Work Management software. Our family of applications enables users to manage their projects, professional workforce, and IT investments; automate document-intensive business processes; and effectively engage with their customers, prospects, and community via the web and mobile technologies. With more than 2,500 customers and over 250,000 users around the world, Upland Software solutions help customers run their operations smoothly, adapt to change quickly, and achieve better results every day. To learn more, visit uplandsoftware.com.

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