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Pegasystems Thought Leader to Speak at Defense Strategies Institute Summit on May 7, 2014

Dr. Setrag Khoshafian to Detail How Intelligent Business Process Management Drives Innovation and Operational Efficiencies

CAMBRIDGE, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/02/14 -- Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), the software company powering the digital enterprise with Better Business Software®, today announced that Dr. Setrag Khoshafian, VP of BPM Technology at Pegasystems, will speak at the Defense Strategies Institute's Department of Defense (DoD) / Veterans Administration (VA) Electronic Health Records (EHR) Summit in Alexandria, Virginia, May 6-7. Pega is a platinum sponsor of the 6th Annual Summit, which focuses on leveraging IT solutions to broaden the context of connected health and Federal HIE initiatives in the DoD, VA and other federal agencies.

Dr. Khoshafian will provide a compelling viewpoint of how agile Intelligent Business Process Management (iBPM) technology improves clinical, financial and operational outcomes for leading government healthcare organizations and agencies seeking transformation and modernization. His presentation on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, at 11:10 a.m. will highlight:

  • New ways that agile, customer-centric software improves business performance;
  • How iBPM collapses the silos that separate business units and spurs new levels of collaboration;
  • Ways in which iBPM empowers continuous improvement through continuously evolving automation; and
  • How iBPM helps organizations innovate.

Defense Strategies Institute, which supports injured U.S. service members through donations to the Wounded Warrior project, created the event to encourage pragmatic discussion by bringing together leaders from the armed services, government agencies, high-tech and academia.

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"Government agencies and healthcare organizations today need to drive transformational initiatives and innovation, especially with the increased demands placed on them by healthcare reform," said Khoshafian. "Those who take new approaches to modernization will be best positioned to provide healthcare services to citizens more efficiently."

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To read more about Pega's public sector and healthcare customers' successes, visit: http://www.pega.com/about-us/company/customers.

For more information on Pega's solutions, visit: http://www.pega.com/solutions/by-industry/government and http://www.pega.com/solutions/by-industry/healthcare.

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Pegasystems Build for Change® Platform is the heart of Better Business Software®. It delivers business agility and empowers leading organizations to rapidly close execution gaps and seize new opportunities. Pegasystems leverages its recognized leadership in Business Process Management (BPM), Multi-Channel Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Business Rules, and Adaptive Analytics to uniquely give its clients the power to engage customers, simplify operations and Build For Change®. For more information, please visit us at www.pega.com.

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