Connecting More than 1 Million Healthcare Professionals

Surescripts serves the nation with the single most trusted and capable health information network, built to increase patient safety, lower costs, and ensure quality care. Surescripts connects more than 1 million healthcare professionals and delivers comprehensive patient information to the point of care, including nearly 11 billion transactions annually. With a stringent requirement to allow no more than 1.5 hours of downtime per year, Surescripts switched to DataStax Enterprise and experienced greater linear scalability, advanced security, increased operational efficiency, and more.

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“DSE has been running very smoothly since the very beginning. It’s been so quiet that we have not had to get more people involved to manage the cluster because it just works.”

Keith Willard, Chief Architect

Chief Architect, Surescripts

The Opportunity

Support rapid expansion in number of transactions

Move away from expensive, inflexible legacy system

Allow no more than 1.5 hours of downtime per year

The Solution

The Results

Greatly simplified multi-data center support

Scalability headspace gain

Increased operational efficiency