The National Center for Hospital Expertise Selects Clearvale
Health association in France to collaborate effectively and securely across internal and external networks
PARIS - July 16, 2012 - BroadVision, Inc. (Nasdaq: BVSN), a global leader in social business solutions, and SDE Consulting, an independent firm that offers business consulting services, today announced that The National Center for Hospital Expertise (CNEH), an organization specialized in the health sector that partners with hospitals and health institutions in France to provide consulting, training, and information services, has selected the Clearvale™ enterprise social networking solution.
With more than 500 members, 70 full-time employees, and 120 consulting experts, delivering 450 trainings each year to more than 4,500 trainees, CNEH was looking for a collaborative and cost effective solution to deploy both within the company as an intranet and externally to its members and consultants. The flexibility to invite constituents from different organizations will allow CNEH to establish specialized workspaces for communication, account management, and collecting intelligence for ongoing projects.
CNEH will use Clearvale to establish a social enterprise ecosystem where multiple entities can conduct business and exchange ideas. Clearvale's unique ability to create both internal and external networks and manage them as an interconnected ecosystem will enable CNEH to collaborate seamlessly, discretely, and securely all in one solution.
"With several different audiences to support, it is very important for CNEH to be able to integrate our internal and external social initiatives. Clearvale helps us do that by providing the tools for a deeper, more meaningful collaboration, ultimately helping us to better serve our members," said Pauline Josnin, Communications and Marketing at CNEH. "We look forward to making Clearvale an indispensable place to do our work."
"The growth in enterprise social networking has prompted more and more of our customers to seek better ways to communicate and collaborate. Through our partnership with BroadVision, we are excited to bring Clearvale to CNEH to meet their needs for doing everyday work in a connected, social ecosystem," said Hervé Bébin, Associate Director at SDE Consulting.
By integrating social networking into existing business processes and workflows, social networks in the enterprise can provide a platform for improving the way real work gets done. Leveraging the latest in enterprise 2.0 technology, Clearvale addresses the critical needs and complexities of real business collaboration by enabling users to meet, build relationships, share ideas, create content, and learn from one another for improved business agility and productivity.
"By using a social approach to connecting their organization and external parties, CNEH will be able to create multiple networks integrated together but managed as a whole," said Stefano Gargioli, EMEA General Manager at BroadVision. "CNEH is a great example of how Clearvale is helping to bring employees, customers, and partners even closer together to get real work done."
About The National Center for Hospital Expertise
Operating exclusively in the health sector since 1974, CNEH is an association specialized in the health sector that partners with hospitals and health institutions in France to provide consulting, training, and information services. http://www.cneh.fr/
About SDE Consulting
SDE Consulting is an independent firm that offers business consulting services to its customers via a team of 15 senior consultants. Vincent Balouet, Bebin Hervé, Philippe Giraud and Jean-Patrick Carrié are the four Associate Directors of SDE. SDE Consulting is ISO 9001 certified. http://www.sdeconsulting.fr/
SDE Consulting addresses the following organizational issues:
- Improving the organization of the company and its modeling process
- The consolidation and development of human resources
- The operational governance of IT projects being implemented
- The control and management of risks in change and IT projects
SDE Consulting customers include: Major accounts: France Telecom, La Poste, Air France, RATP,MMA GMF, L'Oreal, Allianz, Credit Agricole Associations and Industry Federations: Agency for the Development of Electronic Administration (ADAE), Directorate General for Armaments (DGA), Science City, APEC, Fondation de France,the Insurance Federation (FFSA), UIMM, Agefiph, AGIRabcd.
Driving innovation since 1993, BroadVision (NASDAQ: BVSN) is an innovative provider of e-business and social networking solutions for organizations seeking to grow profitably by improving online business processes through invited participation and social interaction. Our solutions -- including Clearvale, the world's first network of networks for the socially driven enterprise -- enable mission-critical e-business for next-generation organizations around the globe. The customers benefiting from BroadVisionš solutions include Aeroxchange Ltd., Centre for Railway Information Systems, Controller General of Defence Accounts, Fiat S.p.A., Front Burner Restaurants, Hilti AG, Iberia, Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Company, Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd., Malayala Manorama Co. Ltd., Promart Retail India Pvt. Ltd., SINA, SOFTBANK TELECOM Corp., Thomas Cook India Ltd., Vodafone, and more. Visit www.BroadVision.com for more details.
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