New York, NY, March 04, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Impelsys, Inc., a leader in providing electronic content delivery solutions to the global publishing market, along with Abrams & Company, a leading early-childhood and elementary education publisher, recently launched Action Math™ and Action Science™ eBooks using the Impelsys VirtualPages™ Talking eBooks engine. The Action Math and Action Science eBooks provide early educational material for children in the pre-kindergarten to 5th grade levels.
VirtualPages is an online book presentation system that offers a cost-effective solution for publishers to leverage existing content and create new products to maximize revenues. By adopting the Impelsys solution, Abrams significantly reduced costs and turnaround time to create an almost instantaneous online presence. Apart from developing the digital version, Impelsys added audio read along to enhance the user’s experience. Assessments included in the Talking eBooks allow students to be tested on their progress.
The CEO of Abrams, Richard Abrams commented, “We are committed to making a positive difference in the lives of children, and our new Action Science and Action Math audio eBooks are important milestones in our journey to do so. We found Impelsys to be very responsive to our needs and they have delivered an excellent product with a full range of functionality that is helping us achieve our goals.”
“We are delighted to have worked with Abrams to help build learning tools that will make a real difference,” said Sameer Shariff, CEO of Impelsys. “The successful delivery of Abrams Talking eBooks shows how Impelsys can leverage technology with existing content to drive new revenues for our publishing customers.”
Impelsys, a leader in providing electronic content delivery solutions to the global publishing market, operates two groups —Impelsys Products and Impelsys Services — that help clients compete, evolve and grow in an increasingly complex marketplace. Impelsys products include iPlatform™, VirtualPages™ and SmartCD™. These products help publishers deliver content online quickly and cost effectively. Impelsys Services, through its global delivery model, helps its customers with software development, maintenance, multimedia development and eLearning services.
Impelsys’ passion for client success has helped it build long-term partnerships with its customers becoming critical in the client’s electronic delivery strategy. Leading clients, including McGraw Hill, Reed Elsevier, Wolters Kluwer, Thomson, Wiley-Blackwell, Benchmark Education, Marshall Cavendish and Houghton Mifflin rely on the company's unique approach to drive growth and market momentum. Headquartered in New York City, Impelsys operates across North America, Europe and India. For more information, please visit www.impelsys.com.
About Abrams & Company:
Abrams & Company Publishers, Inc. is an innovative, quality-driven, early-childhood education publisher committed to making a positive difference in the lives of children in school and at home.
Abrams publishes reading, language arts, and integrated curriculum materials under the Letter People® brand name. The company also publishes an array of supplementary educational materials in the areas of reading and literacy, mathematics, science, and social studies under the Abrams Educational Products imprint.