Telefonica Digital Acquires Controlling Stake In Brazil’s Axismed, Its First Move Into E-Health Solutions

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http://techcrunch.com – Telefonica Digital, the tech arm of carrier giant Telefonica, has been making a lot of consumer-focused acquisitions and investments in the last year — and now it’s showing that it has an equal interest in enterprise verticals, specifically in e-health: today it announced the acquisition of a controlling stake in Axismed, a chronic care management provider based in Brazil. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. A spokesperson from Telefonica told TechCrunch that this is the carrier’s first investment into e-health, and that the enterprise will continue to remain a fo (IT news)