SOURCE: Somansa


February 23, 2011 07:00 ET

Somansa for Healthcare HIPAA Compliance

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwire - February 23, 2011) - HIMSS Conference, Booth #1208 -- Somansa Technologies, Inc., developer of data loss prevention and regulatory compliance products, announced today new functions for the Mail-i Halconeye to help healthcare organizations and healthcare service companies comply with HIPAA and other healthcare regulations.

"Organizations have the responsibility to manage electronic communication such as email and FTP to protect patient information and comply with HIPAA and the more strict policies of ARRA to avoid penalties. Healthcare organizations and healthcare service businesses should prepare themselves with the proper solutions in advance," explains Richard Kim, CEO of Somansa.

Using advanced protocol and packet technology the Mail-i Halconeye monitors, blocks, archives, and retrieves messages and data using powerful search and security policy functions to protect PHI including medical record numbers, social security, and other important internal data. The Mail-i Halconeye supports various protocols including Email, Webmail, Instant Messenger, FTP, Telnet, Social Networking, P2P, and other Port 80 traffic.

"After evaluating several other solutions, South Nassau Communities Hospital selected Somansa's Mail-i to identify and protect confidential company and patient information. In preparation and my interpretation of HIPAA regulations," said Connor Brosnahan, Director/Network Manager for South Nassau Communities Hospital.

About Somansa Technologies Inc.,
Somansa Technologies is a global leader in affordable, unobtrusive electronic database and messaging security solutions designed to protect valuable company data and meet regulatory requirements. The company's electronic data protection covers more protocols than any other iSecurity solutions, including email, instant messenger, P2P applications, database and Port 80 traffic. Somansa Technologies is headquartered in San Jose, California with offices in Asia and Latin America and is a certified partner of global technology leaders, including Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, and Samsung.

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