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Horizon Healthcare Services Inc. Teams Up With CSS Corp.

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Posted: 07/16/2013
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Launches 'Horizon Blue' App on CSS's SMARTWeb

NEW YORK, July 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Horizon Healthcare Services Inc., New Jersey's largest and oldest health insurance company, has launched the Horizon Blue app, a mobile app for Android and iOS platforms. Horizon Blue App, developed by CSS Corp enables Horizon's customers access and retrieve information anywhere and anytime on their mobile devices. With this application, Horizon puts the power of information in customer's hands, allowing members view benefits, claims, virtual ID card and access others services on their mobile phones.

This unique mobile app was built on SMARTWeb, CSS Corp's proprietary platform. SMARTWeb helps large organizations mobile enable their key applications with no change to the existing heterogeneous and legacy systems. The platform embraces mobility irrespective of the current state of readiness and caters to the multiple device platforms and form factors. Being HTML5 based, the upcoming future standard, SMARTWeb is a complete cross-platform solution that reduces the time to market and lowers the cost of implementation.

"Mobile solutions put the power back in the hands of the customer by enabling them to access information on the go," said Douglas E. Blackwell, Sr. Vice President and CIO, Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc."CSS Corp collaborated with Horizon to implement the mobile solution in a phased-in approach. Their understanding of our business and the technology made it possible to deliver this new mobile option to our members. CSS Corp's SMARTWeb met our expectations in terms of cost and time to market. Above all, being an HTML5-based cross-platform solution, it is futureproof and has a low total cost of ownership," Blackwell said.

On the success of the launch, CSS Corp's CEO, Tiger Ramesh said "Mobility is creating disruption. Organisations have to mobile-enable their eco-system and make information and services available through smart phones and tablets. For those who want to build solutions or to go in for a pay-per-use mode, SMARTWeb offers flexibility. SMARTWeb was developed by CSS Labs, Innovation wing of CSS Corp. We continue to significantly invest in IP creation for mobile solutions for our customers."

About CSS Corp

CSS Corp is a global technology consulting and support company with a strong focus on Cloud, Mobility and Analytics solutions. More than 140 clients continue to leverage the company's expertise in cutting-edge technologies to effect strategic business transformations. Its innovation arm, CSS Corp Labs, creates platforms and solutions to accelerate IT transformation and enable faster go-to-market for customers. CSS Corp is a Premium Partner of Amazon Web Services http://www.csscorp.com

About Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc.:

Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc. New Jersey's state's oldest and largest health insurer, is a tax-paying, not-for-profit health services corporation, providing a wide array of medical, dental, and prescription insurance products and services. Horizon Healthcare Services, Inc. is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, serving 3.6 million members with headquarters in Newark and offices in Wall, Mt. Laurel, and West Trenton.

CSS Corp owns the Copyrights in the mobile application solution software "SMARTWeb". "SMARTWeb" is a Trademark owned by CSS Corp.


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SOURCE CSS Corp