- The Motion Picture and Television Fund (MPTF) selects Dell Services to provide a range of information technology services, including cloud hosting, applications support and security administration
- Dell Services will help MPTF review health IT trends and drive innovative solutions that enhance quality of care, reduce costs, and simplify compliance with federal regulations
PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Motion Picture and Television Fund (MPTF) and Dell Services have signed a seven-year agreement for Dell to oversee and deliver a full range of information technology (IT) solutions for MPTF. The agreement is designed to drive greater efficiencies across MPTF’s IT operations and enhance the accessibility and value of the information it uses to provide services.
To deliver these benefits, Dell will provide cloud-based hosting of MPTF’s MEDITECH Health Care Information System (HCIS) through Dell’s MSite solution, as well as fully-managed disaster recovery through Dell’s JSite solution. In addition, Dell will deliver a variety of solutions to MPTF, including applications services, server and storage management, data and voice network, information security and security administration.
Based outside Los Angeles, MPTF is a 90-year-old non-profit organization focused on providing community, health and social services, and financial support to entertainment industry members in need. Dell’s innovative IT solutions are designed to reduce MPTF’s IT costs and free up additional resources to serve its mission to the entertainment community.
Dell will also provide strategic health IT consulting and planning to help MPTF achieve its long-term goals in health care. Together, Dell and MPTF will review healthcare market and IT trends, implement innovative health IT solutions to improve patient care and reduce costs, and develop a strategy for physician EMRs and practice management solutions.
“We are committed to using the Dell platform to drive innovative IT solutions to the entertainment community members accessing our many essential services. Dell’s extensive experience in the healthcare industry gives us confidence that this new relationship will help us maximize the use of IT in our organization, now and in the future.” -- Seth Ellis, Chief Operating Officer, Motion Picture and Television Fund
“As an organization that has been serving its members for nearly a century, the Motion Picture and Television Fund understands that as the needs of its members evolve, the infrastructure to support these needs must evolve as well. Our mission is to equip the MPTF with flexible, leading-edge technology that helps them better serve their members while also driving operational and financial efficiencies.” -- Tim Quigley, Executive Director, Dell Healthcare & Life Sciences Services
About the Motion Picture & Television Fund
For 90 years, the Motion Picture & Television Fund (MPTF) has served as a beacon of hope for entertainment industry members in their time of need. As a charitable organization, the MPTF provides financial assistance and services essential to the wellbeing of the community and is a leader in the development and implementation of services and programs for seniors and those who care for them. The charity is supported by the generosity of corporate donors and fellow entertainment industry members who contribute their time and money knowing if they were ever in a tight spot, the MPTF would be there for them too. For more information, visit www.mptvfund.org.
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