Industry News

X2O Media, a full-service provider of software, network management, and content services for real-time visual communication applications, today announced that its digital signage deployment at West Virginia University (WVU) has earned a 2011 DIGI Award in the category of "Best Deployment, Integration of Digital Signage and Mobile/Cell Phone Technology." Powered by X2O Media's Xpresenter(TM) software platform, the vast, cross-campus digital signage network incorporates innovative social media features and technologies such as Twitter and QR codes to encourage student engagement and interaction with the displays using mobile devices.
1/23/2012

Continuing to expand on its robust set of STEM offerings, Vernier Software & Technology has developed new lab equipment and sensor technology for use in the science classroom. The Projectile Launcher and Polarizer/Analyzer Set help students investigate physics concepts, while the Constant Current System and Chemical Polarimeter aid students in chemistry experiments.

1/23/2012
Nolij Corporation, the undisputed leader in higher education focused, zero-footprint Enterprise Content Management (ECM) and data integration technology, continues its dominance in the higher education space by announcing today that Austin Peay State University has selected the Nolij Web ECM solution following an in-depth competitive evaluation of industry offerings. Austin Peay initially plans to implement Nolij technology across a wide range of functional offices including Undergraduate Admissions, Financial Aid, Registrar, Human Resources, Health Services, and the Business Office.
1/23/2012
ATEN today announced the launch of a new industry-fi rst, lightweight LCD console that serves as the front-end console for compatible KVM switches. The new CL3000N PS/2-USB LCD Console is equipped with a 19-inch power-saving LCD monitor and offers a space-saving, streamlined approach by integrating a keyboard, video monitor and touchpad all in one unit.
1/20/2012

Campus Televideo, a provider of custom cable TV, data and voice services to over 220 colleges and universities nationwide, has signed a multi-year agreement with the University of Miami to provide its cable programming product to nearly 6,000 students on the university’s main campus, as well as its Miller School of Medicine.  Campus Televideo will be delivering over 150 channels of entertainmen

1/20/2012

Authored by experts in their respective scientific disciplines, Vernier Software & Technology’s two new lab books integrate Vernier data-collection technology and probeware into core experiments to teach students key concepts through the graphing and analysis of real-world data.

1/20/2012

Mt. San Antonio College in Walnut Calif. has just graduated its first HVAC/Mechanical Controls Class using building controls Training Modules and products contributed by Siemens Building Technologies Division. The program was developed for the school by Rick Creed of Air-Ex Air Conditioning in Pomona, a Siemens Value-Added Partner (VAP).

1/20/2012
Security On Campus, Inc. (SOC), the nation's leading non-profit campus safety advocacy organization, announces today that Siemen's Industry, Inc., one of the largest providers of Fire Safety and Security solutions and services, is sponsoring the Jeanne Clery Act Training Seminars for 2012.
1/19/2012

A newly released web platform is redefining visual storytelling, allowing higher education marketers to create customized stories on the fly to enhance lead generation, lead conversion and student relationship management initiatives.

1/19/2012

Fitness webcasts delivered via Mediasite by Sonic Foundry, Inc. (Nasdaq: SOFO), can help you work off those holiday calories and get back in shape for 2012.

1/19/2012
The Colorado Community College System (CCCS) will implement SunGard Higher Education’s Course Signals early intervention system at its 13 colleges and online consortium. The system helps improve student performance by alerting at-risk students early in their courses to take corrective actions, and encouraging them to be active participants in their academic success.
1/19/2012

Pearson and Monster Government Solutions today announced a partnership designed to improve workforce readiness and job placement for students at private sector and career colleges.

1/18/2012

 Salt River Project (SRP), Arizona State University (ASU) and SunPower Corp.

1/18/2012

Already well known for its award-winning work in the educational arena, St. Louis-based Vertegy will soon add another LEED certified educational facility to its portfolio. The firm has been tapped to lend its sustainable design and construction consulting services to an addition of an existing building on the campus of Southwestern Illinois College in Belleville, Ill.

1/18/2012

Alloy Software debuted this week the latest version of its comprehensive help desk and asset management solution for small and medium-size businesses (SMBs).

1/18/2012

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