Ebix Partners With Intel(R) to Create On-Demand Medical Learning Programs for
ATLANTA, Aug. 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ebix, Inc. (Nasdaq:EBIX), a leading
international supplier of On-Demand software and E-commerce services to the
insurance industry, today announced that the Company's A.D.A.M. Health Content
Exchange has partnered with Intel to create innovative new medical training
programs for Ultrabook™ Devices.
As the training requirements in the medical industry increase and budgets are
reduced, the need for cost effective, comprehensive medical training has been
growing. Those in the medical field—including nurses, doctors, medical
students, pharmaceutical representatives, and marketing professionals— realize
the benefit from having affordable and readily available medical training
materials, over the cloud on an on-Demand basis.
In response to this demand, A.D.A.M. has created innovative new cloud-based
medical training programs for Ultrabook™ devices, to provide an easy and
cost-effective way to learn about complex medical subjects. Through numerous
off-the-shelf educational programs, users can learn about and reference the
intricacies of human anatomy, physiology, diseases, aspects of the health care
environment, and much more; on an on-Demand basis at anytime.
A.D.A.M. optimized its series of medical learning programs for the powerful
attributes of Ultrabook™ systems, including their touch screen capabilities,
Intel® Core™ processors, and high resolution screens. This has resulted in
providing complete mobility while providing engaging medical programs with
visually compelling graphics, fluid interactivity and an intuitive response.
McKay Jackson, Intel Senior Lead Enabling Manager, said, "We are excited to
partner with A.D.A.M. to bring innovative, technologies to our enterprise
customers. A.D.A.M.'s healthcare and education solutions will complement our
strategic focus on delivering healthcare and education solutions on the
Windows 8 platform. Our joint efforts with A.D.A.M. will enable us to provide
a visually rich display, while utilizing the Intel® Core™ processors to create
an engaging new way to learn about health and medicine."
Thierry Semoff, VP of Product Development at A.D.A.M., said, "Ultrabook™
devices provide an engaging, visually rich, and powerful platform to learn the
complexities of numerous medical fields with the A.D.A.M. off-the-shelf
medical learning programs. We are excited to partner with Intel towards
providing increased world-wide exposure to our recently launched on-Demand
health content portfolio of products and services."
With its team of in-house educators, medical writers, editors, programmers,
and medical illustrators, A.D.A.M. develops exciting interactive solutions for
educators, health professionals, pharmaceutical representatives, medical
students, search engines, media, hospitals, insurance companies & consumers
etc. on an on-Demand basis. More about the partnership with Intel® and the
medical training programs to be offered can be seen on www.ebix.com/intel
About Ebix, Inc.
A leading 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, UK, New Zealand,
India and Canada, Ebix powers multiple exchanges across the world in the field
of life, annuity, health and property & casualty insurance. 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
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