NU Online News Service, March 13, 11:28 a.m. – The Association for Cooperative Operations Research and Development, Pearl River, N.Y., has hired Ebix.com Inc., Atlanta, to redesign the ACORD.com Web site.

Ebix.com has been working on the redesign for several months and hopes to begin rolling out the new site in May, the company says.

ACORD is a nonprofit organization that sets technical standards for insurers and other financial services companies.

Ebix, previously known as Delphi Information Systems Inc., is known mainly as a supplier of software for the property-casualty insurance industry. It also operates a large insurance Web sales and information site.