NU Online News Service, June 26, 2003, 12:25 p.m. EDT – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska, Omaha, Neb., has agreed to use e-mail software from Zix Corp., Dallas.

Nebraska Blue has licensed the right to make the Zix Virtual Private Messenger system available to as many as 1,000 employees. Nebraska Blue also has licensed the right to use the ZixMail, ZixPort and ZixAuditor programs.

Zix develops e-mail software for health insurers and other organizations that transmit personal health information.