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Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center Selects Zix Corporation for Email Encryption Service

ZixCorp remains top choice for Email Encryption in healthcare industry

DALLAS, March 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Zix Corporation (ZixCorp(R)), (Nasdaq: ZIXI), the leader in email encryption and e-prescribing services, today announced that Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center in Nebraska has signed a three-year contract for ZixCorp's Email Encryption Service.

"ZixCorp's impressive success rate in the healthcare sector gave us confidence with our email encryption decision," said Kurt Vogel, Director of Information Security for Beatrice Community Hospital and Health Center. "Patient confidentiality is at the forefront of our concerns and we needed a solution that was easy to use and flexible. Using a hosted email encryption service allowed us to secure our communications and protect our patients with little work required on our end."

As the leading email encryption provider with over 10 million protected email recipients, ZixCorp's vast ZixDirectory(TM) allows seamless encrypted email delivery to healthcare organizations, insurers, financial institutions and regulators, including the federal banking regulatory agencies. ZixCorp supports five encrypted email delivery mechanisms, including S/MIME, TLS, OpenPGP, secure portal and "push" delivery.

"ZixCorp remains the dominant email encryption service provider within the healthcare industry, with leading insurance companies and more than 1,000 hospitals in the ZixDirectory," said Rick Spurr, chief executive officer of ZixCorp. "With the growing emphasis on enforcement, HIPAA compliance continues to be an important consideration for our customers and they want the peace of mind that comes from partnering with a company that can deliver a proven, effective and easy-to-use solution for protecting email communication."

About Zix Corporation

ZixCorp is the leading provider of easy-to-use-and-deploy email encryption and e-prescribing services that Connect entities with their customers and partners to Protect and Deliver sensitive information in the healthcare, finance, insurance and government industries. ZixCorp's hosted Email Encryption Service provides an easy and cost-effective way to ensure customer privacy and regulatory compliance for corporate email. Its PocketScript(R) e- prescribing service saves lives and saves money by automating the prescription process between payors, doctors and pharmacies. For more information, visit www.zixcorp.com.

SOURCE Zix Corporation

CONTACT: Public Relations, Farrah Corley, +1-214-370-2175, publicrelations@zixcorp.com, or Investor Relations, Peter Wilensky, +1-214-515-7357, invest@zixcorp.com, both of Zix Corporation