NEW YORK and ORLANDO, Fla., May 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- GENBAND, a leading provider of real time communications solutions, today announced that Kandy, its award-winning communications Platform as a Service (PaaS), has been selected by MBODY360 for the development of secure instant messaging, voice and video real time communications features. MBODY360 is the only platform and mobile app created specifically to meet the needs of professional health and wellness practitioners including Integrative and Functional Medicine Doctors, Naturopaths, Nutritionists, and Health & Wellness Coaches.
"Reaching our physical and mental potential goes way beyond counting our steps or tracking our heart rate," said Paul Pluskchell, Founder and CEO of Kandy. "The team at MBODY360 has developed a comprehensive platform enabling practitioners to stay connected with their clients around personalized plans integrating nutrition, exercise, meditation, supplements, and more. Kandy is honored to become an extension of their software team now able to bring instant conversations to the experience with one touch on the app."
"We chose Kandy not only because of their awesome ready-to-go communications platform, which makes it much easier to embed messaging into the experience, but because of the creativity and vision of their team," said MBody360 CEO Kari Thorstensen. "The integrative medicine, health & wellness industry continues to grow rapidly as more and more people are becoming conscious of the positive impact personalized programs and passionate practitioners can have on their lives. We built MBODY360 for the most visionary practitioners, so that they can manage and grow their health and wellness practice, and help more people get well."
MBODY360 is designed as a powerful new practice management tool that provides a complete mobile solution for health, nutrition and wellness coaching, plan management and communications. MBODY360 stands out amidst the multitude of consumer health and corporate wellness apps as the only platform and mobile app created specifically to meet the needs of professional health and wellness practitioners including Integrative and Functional Medicine Doctors, Naturopaths, Nutritionists, and Health & Wellness Coaches. The MBODY360 platform is being offered as an affordable subscription-based platform that is effective and scalable for both independent practitioners and larger practices.
MBODY360 will be adopting the Kandy Wrappers Concierge solution, which expedites embedded communications deployment, helping them differentiate their product and service offerings, facilitate engagement and collaborations, and move up the value chain with minimal customization and a simple pay as you grow price model for additional risk management.
The project is being featured at GENBAND's annual customer and partner summit,Perspectives16, in Orlando, Florida May 1 -5.
GENBAND's Kandy communications Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) is a real time software development platform built from GENBAND's core communications, presence, security and real time technologies. Kandy enables service providers, enterprises, software vendors, systems integrators, partners and developers to enrich their applications and services with real time contextual communications, providing a more engaging user experience. With Kandy, companies of all sizes and types can quickly embed real time communications capabilities into their existing applications and business processes. For more information visit kandy.io.
GENBAND is a global leader in real-time communications software solutions for service providers, enterprises, independent software vendors, systems integrators and developers in over 80 countries. Kandy, its award-winning, disruptive real-time communications software development platform, is built from the company's global telecommunications network and security technologies. The platform enables these companies to easily embed a full suite of voice, video, chat, screen-sharing and collaboration capabilities into their existing business, web and mobile applications. The company's Network Modernization, Unified Communications, Mobility and Embedded Communications solutions enable its customers to quickly capitalize on growing market segments and introduce differentiating products, applications and services. GENBAND's market-leading solutions, which are deployable in the network, on premise or through the cloud, help its customers connect people to each other and address the growing demands of today's consumers and businesses for real-time communications wherever they happen to be. To learn more visit genband.com.
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Imbodi, Inc. is a privately owned health & wellness technology company. Our mission is to empower integrative health and wellness practitioners to lead the world to better health. Our flagship product, MBODY360, is a subscription-based service (Software as a Service - SaaS) for health & wellness practitioners, nutritionists and coaches that enables them to deliver their own customized health & wellness plan in a mobile app. The MBODY360 platform provides practitioners with real-time tracking and monitoring, plan management for individuals and groups, automated reminders to improve engagement and compliance, and instant communications to improve support between visits.
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