Zix Corporation’s industry leadership and healthcare experience among deciding factors in selection
PHILADELPHIA & DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 13, 2011-- Zix Corporation (ZixCorp), (NASDAQ: ZIXI), the leader in email encryption services, was selected by Fox Chase Cancer Center to provide email encryption services to 2,000 employees. The new, three-year contract enables Fox Chase to leverage a full suite of ZixCorp® Email Encryption Services, including ZixGateway, ZixPort and ZixGateway Inbound.
After an evaluation of multiple email encryption solutions, Fox Chase chose ZixCorp because of its leading email encryption technology and its experience with healthcare organizations. ZixCorp offers easy-to-use, secure email to nearly one in every five U.S. hospitals.
“ZixCorp’s excellent reputation within the healthcare industry matched its reputation as the leader in innovative email encryption solutions,” said Stephen A. Felicetti, Director of Information Security for Fox Chase. “ZixCorp stood out as the best choice, because of its market share and ease of implementation. It is as close to a turn-key solution as you can get with this technology and is very reliable and easy to administer.”
Fox Chase also selected ZixCorp for its innovative mobile support. ZixCorp offers ZixMobility as a feature to customers with ZixPort, enabling recipients to conveniently receive encrypted email and reply securely anytime, anywhere and on any mobile device.
“Healthcare is becoming more mobile, and convenient access to secure mobile email is just another feature encrypted users should expect,” said Rick Spurr, ZixCorp’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “We are pleased that Fox Chase Cancer Center views ZixMobility as a powerful tool and recognizes ZixCorp solutions as the leading email encryption technology.”
About Fox Chase Cancer Center
Fox Chase Cancer Center is one of the leading cancer research and treatment centers in the United States. Founded in 1904 in Philadelphia as one of the nation’s first cancer hospitals, Fox Chase was among the first institutions to be designated a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center in 1974. Fox Chase researchers have won the highest awards in their fields, including two Nobel Prizes. Fox Chase physicians are routinely recognized in national rankings, and the Center’s nursing program has received the Magnet status for excellence three consecutive years. Fox Chase conducts a broad array of nationally competitive basic, translational, and clinical research, with special programs in cancer prevention, detection, survivorship, and community outreach. For more information, visit Fox Chase’s web site at www.foxchase.org or call 1-888-FOX CHASE or (1-888-369-2427).
About Zix Corporation
Zix Corporation provides the only email encryption services designed with your most important relationships in mind. The most influential companies and government organizations use the proven ZixCorp® Email Encryption Services, including WellPoint, Humana, the SEC and more than 1,200 hospitals and 1,600 financial institutions. ZixCorp Email Encryption Services are powered by ZixDirectory®, the largest email encryption community in the world. The tens of millions of ZixDirectory members can feel secure knowing their most important relationships are protected. For more information, visit http://www.zixcorp.com.
Source: Zix Corporation
Stephen A. Felicetti, 215-728-6900
Director of Information Security
Taylor Stansbury Johnson, 214-370-2134