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Leading Document Imaging Vendors Earn BLI PaceSetter Awards from Keypoint Intelligence for the Education Market

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:45pm

FAIRFIELD, N.J., Sep. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Keypoint Intelligence, the world's leading independent provider of testing services and analytical information to the document imaging industry, today announced the winners of its coveted Buyers Lab (BLI) 2021-2022 PaceSetter Awards for Security in the Education market.

Key Points: 
  • FAIRFIELD, N.J., Sep. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Keypoint Intelligence, the world's leading independent provider of testing services and analytical information to the document imaging industry, today announced the winners of its coveted Buyers Lab (BLI) 2021-2022 PaceSetter Awards for Security in the Education market.
  • Based on research conducted in the North American market, this honor recognizes the OEMs that are best equipped to serve K-12 and higher education customers with document imaging products and broader IT services.
  • For this study, Keypoint Intelligence invited all leading document imaging OEMs to complete a questionnaire detailing their offerings within the education space, including print hardware, software solutions, professional and IT services, as well as security solutions.
  • Keypoint Intelligence has been recognized as the industry's most trusted resource for unbiased information, analysis, and awards due to decades of analyst experience.

Campus Cloud Fast-Tracks Universities to the Digital Era Relying on Cloud Database MariaDB SkySQL

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

MariaDB Corporation today announced that cloud-based Student Information System provider Campus Cloud Services has migrated to MariaDB SkySQL as its cloud database running on Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and SkyDBA for fractional DBAs with A+ proactive care.

Key Points: 
  • MariaDB Corporation today announced that cloud-based Student Information System provider Campus Cloud Services has migrated to MariaDB SkySQL as its cloud database running on Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and SkyDBA for fractional DBAs with A+ proactive care.
  • Having run MariaDB on our own dedicated bare metal for a long time, we migrated to the cloud with SkySQL to meet our growth and performance challenges.
  • Sasa Skoko, Campus Cloud CTO, added, We love everything about SkySQL as we serve increasing numbers of students across the U.S. each day.
  • SkySQL delivers unmatched flexibility and massive scalability in a cloud database that keeps up with customers' changing needs, while saving 90% of their legacy database cost.

Are You Anti- Racist Yet? -- Anti-Racism Training is Available This August on Zoom

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:48pm

One needn't be Episcopalian nor indeed of any religious creed to participate.

Key Points: 
  • One needn't be Episcopalian nor indeed of any religious creed to participate.
  • The training takes a historical approach to help participants understand systemic racism and empower them to confront and organize against racism, inequality, and injustice.
  • Before the pandemic, when the course was an in-person workshop, there may have been a dozen participants at any given time.
  • Register for the course by August 14th ($100 fee).If you have questions, please contact Noreen Duncan 315147@email4pr.com / 609.278.9515or Ted Moore 315147@email4pr.com / 973.

Social Learning Platform Piazza Adds Improved Security and Privacy Controls For University Administrators and Instructors

Wednesday, May 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

Piazza , the premier social learning platform, today announced a significant upgrade to its platform that provides university administrators with tighter control where they can now lock down course creation and course sign-ups to Piazza directly through the universitys current learning management system (LMS).

Key Points: 
  • Piazza , the premier social learning platform, today announced a significant upgrade to its platform that provides university administrators with tighter control where they can now lock down course creation and course sign-ups to Piazza directly through the universitys current learning management system (LMS).
  • As our university customers are continuing to simplify processes and navigate new learning models, we are thrilled to bring this protocol update that will allow university admins the ability to manage Piazza access directly through their LMS.
  • The upgrade to the Piazza platform will extend integrated support to the leading LMSs used by universities including Blackboard, Canvas, D2Ls Brightspace, Moodle and Sakai.
  • Piazza Q&A is the premier social learning platform today, helping more than 5 million students learn beyond the traditional classroom in more than 2,000 universities spanning 90 countries.

YuJa, Inc. and Baker University Partner for Sitewide Video Platform Deployment

Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 1:46pm

YuJa, Inc., a leader in enterprise media solutions, recently announced a partnership with Baker University, a premier private university in Baldwin City, Kansas, to provide the university with a campus-wide enterprise video and capture platform.

Key Points: 
  • YuJa, Inc., a leader in enterprise media solutions, recently announced a partnership with Baker University, a premier private university in Baldwin City, Kansas, to provide the university with a campus-wide enterprise video and capture platform.
  • Baker University has already launched the Video Platform successfully, and is seeing growth in adoption and usage of tools such as lecture capture, captioning, and storage of media files.
  • As part of the agreement, the universitys learning management system, Moodle, also has been integrated into the Video Platform.
  • Its portfolio includes products for lecture capture , live streaming , video management , video conferencing , video test proctoring , digital asset management , digital compliance , and enterprise accessibility .

The European School of Osteopathy Selects YuJa, Inc. as Enterprise Video Platform Provider to Support Osteopathic Education

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 1:00pm

The England-based, internationally-renowned European School of Osteopathy (ESO) has selected YuJa, Inc. to provide its campus-wide video and capture platform.

Key Points: 
  • The England-based, internationally-renowned European School of Osteopathy (ESO) has selected YuJa, Inc. to provide its campus-wide video and capture platform.
  • The school was seeking a solution to live stream osteopathic courses locally and internationally, as well as to manage and distribute content to faculty and students.
  • The Video Platform will integrate with the schools Learning Management System, Moodle, Single Sign-On, and a third-party live stream and video capture hardware tool currently in use by the school.
  • Its portfolio includes products for lecture capture , live streaming , video management , video conferencing , video test proctoring , digital asset management and enterprise accessibility .

Improving the Performance and Scalability of eLearning Platform Databases with ClusterControl

Monday, January 18, 2021 - 12:00pm

"With more and more students requiring eLearning, this has greatly reduced the amount of work for the system administrators while improving the stability, uptime, and performance of the LMS."

Key Points: 
  • "With more and more students requiring eLearning, this has greatly reduced the amount of work for the system administrators while improving the stability, uptime, and performance of the LMS."
  • "It made life a lot easier when it came to the database management for our Moodle platform," according to a representative from the University's IT Team.
  • Upon trying out ClusterControl, we easily set up and deployed a MariaDB Cluster for our Moodle eLearning platform and it has helped us to ensure high uptime for our students and teachers."
  • We help companies deploy their databases in any environment, and manage all operational aspects to achieve high-scale availability.

Open LMS Expands Global Moodle Offering with Acquisition of eThink Education

Monday, December 7, 2020 - 11:00am

As part of the acquisition, eThink will be integrated into Open LMS.

Key Points: 
  • As part of the acquisition, eThink will be integrated into Open LMS.
  • Open LMS has a vision to consolidate and innovate the commercial Moodle offering for education institutions and corporations worldwide.
  • With the integration of eThink, Open LMS is bringing together the two premiere Moodle organizations in the world to provide world-class service and scale to our clients.
  • The acquisition comes on the back of a successful year for Open LMS, which separated from Blackboard in March 2020.

Alamance Community College Selects Mediasite for Online Learning

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 12:49pm

MADISON, Wis., Dec. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alamance Community College in North Carolina has selected Mediasite to deliver live and on-demand online learning to students despite distance.

Key Points: 
  • MADISON, Wis., Dec. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alamance Community College in North Carolina has selected Mediasite to deliver live and on-demand online learning to students despite distance.
  • Mediasites seamless integration with Moodle and Zoom means lesson videos are automatically published in our LMS which creates easy access for our students where they are most comfortable learning, said Jennifer Jones, Distance Learning Director, Alamance Community College.
  • Mediasite for me is a safe and secure place for students in my public speaking courses to engage with each others video assignments, said Dr. Kevin Sargent, English and Humanities instructor, Alamance Community College.
  • We are proud that Alamance Community College has made Mediasite an integral part of its e-learning strategy to personalize learning and create collaborative and engaging experiences despite distance.

K16 Solutions Announces Another Groundbreaking Migration Achievement: Full Integration with Moodle Through California State University, Fullerton

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 1:49pm

This integration was made possible through K16 Solutions' partnership with California State University, Fullerton, when the institution needed to migrate its course content from Moodle into Canvas.

Key Points: 
  • This integration was made possible through K16 Solutions' partnership with California State University, Fullerton, when the institution needed to migrate its course content from Moodle into Canvas.
  • The project started by conducting some initial integration testing within CSU Fullerton's LMS Moodle platform.
  • Within thirty days of the project starting, K16 Solutions successfully migrated over 10,000 ready-to-teach courses out of Moodle.
  • "CSU Fullerton partnered with K16 Solutions for the development of Moodle integrations in their Scaffold Migration platform.