Industry News

FSR, leading manufacturer of a wide variety of products for the audio/video, education, hospitality, government, and religious markets, is showing its new HuddleVU multi-user collaboration system at this year’s UBTech. Available in three models, HuddleVU will be on display at Booth 317.

6/16/2014

NComputing, a leader in client virtualization, announced its participation at UBTech 2014, a national summit on technology and leadership in higher education. The event will be held June 16-18, 2014, in Las Vegas.

6/16/2014

Thanks to new technology from AcademyOne, in the near future Tennessee community college students who transfer to four-year universities before completing associate degrees can be awarded those degrees as soon as academic requirements are met—even at another institution.

6/16/2014

Tableau Software announced that the University of Washington has chosen Tableau to analyze data from multiple departments across the institution and is also using the data analytics platform in the classroom.

6/13/2014

Rapid Insight, the leading provider of easy to use predictive analytics and data intelligence software, has created an add-on to its predictive analytics and data intelligence software that is focused on reducing the time to build predictive models.

6/13/2014

Four leading U.S. research universities have partnered to form the Unizin consortium, a university-owned and directed consortium, which will provide a suite of services to any member institution for many forms of digital education including residential and online, services for sharing course content, and comprehensive learning analytics.

6/13/2014

Launching during the fall of 2014, In Case of Crisis will provide Providence College’s 5000+ faculty, staff and students – living on or off-campus – and its 100-acre campus community with dynamic, real-time emergency plans and procedures and incident reporting capabilities during emergencies.

6/12/2014

An overwhelming number - 90 percent - of the New Jersey adults who have attended college say that higher ed is worth the cost. Residents link college opportunity directly to the ability to find jobs, develop careers and to improve quality of life for families.

6/12/2014

Xavier University of Louisiana raised a total of $275,100 from participants in the Second Annual Give. Love. Xavier Day, held on June 2. This year’s online fundraising event far exceeded last year’s total of $120,000, and nearly 1,200 donors contributed to the cause and rallied fellow alumni and supporters via social media.

6/12/2014

Helix Education, a provider of student lifecycle technologies and services, has advanced its Helix LMS platform, giving institutions the power to deliver new levels of personalization, flexibility and engagement.

6/12/2014

Education Advisory Board, a division of The Advisory Board Company, announced its Student Success Collaborative includes more than 100 member institutions, with such diverse schools as Southern Illinois University and Susquehanna University.

6/11/2014

SciQuest, Inc., a provider of cloud-based business automation solutions for spend management, announced several new customers in the higher education market, including Drexel University, Lamar University, Sam Houston State University, Santa Fe Community College, Savannah College of Art and Design and the Texas State University System.

6/11/2014

Boss Software, the makers of the BOSSCARS and BOSSCOPS suite of campus safety software, introduced BOSSCARS Enterprise and BOSSCARS Essentials. The Enterprise edition of the Parking Management Software includes all of the modules currently available for BOSSCARS.

6/11/2014

Hypoallergenic peanuts, peanut butter and other peanut products are a step closer to grocery stores with the signing of an exclusive licensing agreement for the patented process that reduces allergens in peanuts by 98 percent. North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University signed the agreement with Xemerge.

6/11/2014

ExtraHop, the global leader in real-time wire data analytics for IT operational intelligence, announced that Bentley University is using the ExtraHop wire data analytics platform to dramatically improve student and faculty access to critical IT resources for the Massachusetts school's 6,000 students and 500 faculty.

6/10/2014

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