Industry News

Colleges and universities can achieve greater online visibility, as well as create and maintain brand awareness, so more prospective students find their sites, research offerings, inquire and, ultimately, enroll.

7/24/2013

With an Oracle Exadata quarter rack supporting SFA’s enterprise resource planning (ERP) and student information applications, the university can now support up to 2,000 concurrent users, an up to 8X capacity increase over its legacy system, with response times between three and 10 seconds – enabling students to register for classes more quickly with virtually no system bottlenecks or downtime.

7/24/2013

The HD420 DVR records up to 4 channels of audio and video at 120 frames per seconds at D1 resolution, while the DR40 DVR records up to 4 channels of audio and video at 60 frames per second at D1 resolution.

7/23/2013

Ambling Management Company (AMC) is proud to announce their fourth partnership with Vestcor Communities on a student housing community for the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia. The Flats at Carrs Hill is a 316-bed project ideally located on the Oconee River within walking distance of the UGA campus and downtown Athens.

7/23/2013

The Blackboard Catalyst Awards program annually recognizes and honors innovation and excellence in the Blackboard global community of practice, where teachers and learners work every day to redefine what is possible when leveraging technology.

7/23/2013

Digital Signage Expo (DSE), the world’s largest International Tradeshow and Conference dedicated to digital signage, interactive technology and digital out-of-home networks (DOOH), has announced that it is now accepting speaker proposals for its 2014 educational conference, to be themed, “Achieving ROI Success,” taking place February 11-13, 2014, at the Sands Expo & Convention Center, Las Vegas.

7/23/2013

MVU and Venture Garden Group designed an e-learning solution based on Mediasite lecture capture for the Center for Distance Learning at Obafemi Awolowo University.

7/22/2013

As part of CLE Service Days, approximately 100 CLE students and staff committed over 420 volunteer hours across the United States for projects.

7/22/2013

The Ellucian – Parchment integration will leverage Ellucian eTranscript, first announced on April 4, support the PESC standard, and enable real-time electronic authentication, production and transfer of transcripts between Parchment Exchange and Ellucian’s administration systems.

7/22/2013

The solution enables Indiana Wesleyan University to retire its old, overloaded tape-based backup system and easily scale to meet the growing needs of the University.

7/22/2013

Survey results reveal that the key benefits achieved from AP automation in higher education institutions include a reduction in invoice processing costs (33 percent), quicker approval cycles (29 percent), and better visibility across the transaction lifecycle (27 percent).

7/19/2013

Key new features include transparency and color-keying effects, the addition of local inputs and control over them, plus source touring and scheduling functionality.

7/19/2013

CDW Total Mobility Management simplifies day-to-day and long-term management of devices, apps and data – whether an organization’s program includes employer-owned or employee-owned mobile devices or both – integrating mobile technologies across IT networks and operations.

7/19/2013

The tool, Skyepack, just launched as a "freemium" product. Users can create and distribute their initial digital packs - which are a hybrid between an e-book and a mobile application - at no cost. Additional publishing space can be added for a fee.

7/19/2013

The new capability of the Blackboard Analytics™ platform leverages more than 25 different factors to build a risk profile based on a student’s academic background and focus, test scores and changes in performance.

7/18/2013

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