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February 27, 2012
AVAYA News - GlobalMed Joins Avaya DevConnect Program
By Meenakshi Shankar, TMCnet Contributor
Telemedicine solutions help patients’ access healthcare professionals from their locations, which can lead to better patient satisfaction, outcomes and lower costs. This includes easier access to specialists that are often not available to patients of smaller healthcare facilities or rural locations. GlobalMed deploys state-of-the-art medical data and images to the cloud, providing access anywhere. As a DevConnect Technology Partner, GlobalMed expects to deliver proven interoperability of their solutions with Avaya’s (News - Alert) unified communications, collaboration and video portfolio, so that companies can provide access to healthcare with telemedicine.
“GlobalMed’s mission is to provide the platforms and tools that can make healthcare accessible anywhere, despite geographic barriers and the disproportionate number of specialists in underserved rural areas,” Joel E. Barthelemy, managing director of GlobalMed said in a press release.
Avaya is a global provider of business collaboration and communications solutions. The Avaya DevConnect program promotes the development, compliance-testing and co-marketing of innovative third-party solutions that are compatible with standards-based Avaya solutions. Members of this program have the expertise in a broad range of capabilities including; collaboration, management, analytics, reporting and communications-enabled business process applications which help them extend the value of their collaboration and contact center investments, and accelerate the speed at which their organization delivers true value to the bottom line.
The Avaya DevConnect program currently includes thousands of software and hardware developer companies, integrators, service providers and customers. Members of this program create a broad array of innovative solutions tested for Avaya compliance.
Through the DevConnect program, Avaya provides companies with a wide range of technical education, access and support for many Avaya platforms and interfaces, often at no cost to registered members. Technology Partners receive additional benefits in terms of in-depth, joint compliance testing activities and co-marketing support, based on their alignment with Avaya’s strategy and value offered to Avaya customers.
“GlobalMed not only brings its proven telemedicine solutions to our community, but also the promise of new and exciting innovations aimed at improving healthcare worldwide,” Rossman added.
Edited by Rich Steeves