Ebix To Deliver Multimedia Health Content on Bing
ATLANTA, May 21, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ebix, Inc. (Nasdaq:EBIX), announced
that the company's A.D.A.M. multimedia health content will be included on
Bing, Microsoft Corp.'s search engine.
More than 59 percent of all U.S. adults go online to search for health
information.* Now, when people search on Bing, they will find information from
the US National Library of Medicine which licenses its data from Ebix.
A.D.A.M. multimedia health content provides access to the authoritative Health
Answer from the National Institute of Health and other public and private
health-related organizations. A.D.A.M.'s content provides health consumers
with a comprehensive online health information database complete with
thousands of physician-written and reviewed articles covering conditions,
procedures, treatments, surgeries, and tests in an easy-to-navigate format.
The visually rich content features award-winning medical illustrations, HD
videos and interactive tools. Since the content is available in HTML5,
consumers can view the content and videos on any device, including mobile
phones and tablets. The content is available in English and Spanish.
Jim Retel, Ebix Vice President – A.D.A.M. said, "We are excited to be working
with Bing to deliver content that will be accessible to millions of consumers
who are actively seeking reliable health information. We believe that the
diverse range of health information seekers on the Web today will benefit from
our expertise in communicating important health information in a way that is
understandable and actionable."
About Ebix, Inc. and A.D.A.M.
A.D.A.M. is a business unit of Ebix focused on providing innovative multimedia
health content trusted by best-in-class websites, consumer health portals,
healthcare, biomedical, medical device, pharmaceutical, and education
Aleading international supplier of On-Demand software and E-commerce services
to the insurance industry, Ebix, Inc., (Nasdaq:EBIX) provides end-to-end
solutions ranging from infrastructure exchanges, carrier systems, agency
systems and BPO services to custom software development for all entities
involved in the insurance industry.
With 30+ offices across Brazil, Singapore, Australia, the US, New Zealand,
India and Canada, Ebix powers multiple exchanges across the world in the field
of life, annuity, health and property & casualty insurance while conducting in
excess of $100 billion in insurance premiums on its platforms. Through its
various SaaS-based software platforms, Ebix employs hundreds of insurance and
technology professionals to provide products, support and consultancy to
thousands of customers on six continents. Ebix's focus on quality has enabled
it to be awarded Level 5 status of the Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering
Institute's Capability Maturity Model (CMM). With a recent ISO 27001-security
certification, the Company also has an ISO 9001:2000 certification for both
its development and BPO units in India. For more information, visit the
Company's website at www.ebix.com.
*Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project, 2011-2012
Neil van Helden, Marketing
Steven Barlow, Investor Relations
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