SAN FRANCISCO, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ondello announced today that one of the world's leading wellness brands – the Ornish Spectrum – would be adopting the Ondello communication platform as a key component in their evolving digital platform strategy. Ornish Spectrum will leverage new capabilities available in web browsers as part of the HTML5 standard called WebRTC (real time communications) to further engage their certified practitioners, enrolled participants and others around the globe.
Ondello is a business communications platform, which uses capabilities available in the emerging WebRTC standard to seamlessly connect business users. Ondello is a SaaS application with a comprehensive API designed to be easily integrated into enterprise applications. The Ornish Spectrum will be using the Ondello API and capabilities to create a seamless communication experience for users of their digital platform, which includes a private portal for enrolled participants and certified providers.
"WebRTC has the potential to improve the way people engage with doctors and practitioners in the health care industry," stated Anne Ornish, Executive Producer of the OrnishSpectrum.com digital platforms. "What Ondello has done is encapsulate these new capabilities of WebRTC in an enterprise ready solutions and API's such that we can seamlessly integrate new communications capabilities into our existing digital platform. This builds on our mission to educate and support both healthcare providers and participants of the Ornish Spectrum."
WebRTC is a new open standards technology with the backing of Google, Mozilla and Opera. It emerged as part of the HTML5 WC3 and IETF standard after Google acquired two companies (GIPS and On2) and decided to make their technology available to the open source community.
"Enterprise adoption of WebRTC is only just beginning," said Mark Hadfield, Ondello CEO and founder. "The potential for real time, in-context, browser based communications goes well beyond healthcare and wellness. The technology is disruptive and there will be few industries that are spared from this change. The Ornish Spectrum has shown vision in deciding to embrace this new open standard and we are pleased to do some of the heavy lifting with the Ondello technical platform as they roll this out to their constituents."
Ondello seamlessly connects companies with the world using real time communications technologies. The Ondello platform is built on WebRTC, which is now an open standard in web browser technology. Ondello counts some of the world's leading brands in healthcare, fashion, manufacturing and finance as its customers.
About Ornish Spectrum
The Ornish Spectrum is based on 35 years of clinical research proving how integrative lifestyle changes can prevent and reverse chronic diseases and conditions. Medicare is now covering Dr. Ornish's Program for Reversing Heart Disease. People are empowered with a scientifically proven program that can quickly reverse their heart disease and other chronic conditions, allowing them to sustainably transform their lives for the better.
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Mark Hadfield, Ondello
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