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IBM and Pearson to Drive Cognitive Learning Experiences

IBM and Pearson announced a new global education alliance intended to make Watson's cognitive capabilities available to millions of college students and professors. Combining IBM's cognitive capabilities with Pearson's digital learning products will give students a more immersive learning experience with their college courses... Read More »

New McGraw-Hill Education Enterprise & Services Group

McGraw-Hill Education announced the formation of a new group that will partner with higher education institutions to spur innovation and change, tackling three of the biggest challenges they face: Improving student preparation for college, raising retention rates, and building students' career readiness. Read More »

Self-service for IT Service Management Sees High Growth

TeamDynamix reported a 200 percent surge in online self-service usage across higher education campuses. TeamDynamix gives colleges and universities an online portal to manage service requests including IT ticketing, facilities management, HR processing, and other mission-critical on campus services. Read More »

Dropbox and Blackboard Partner

Pearson announced the results of newly released success stories demonstrating how colleges and universities around the country are implementing and sustaining successful online programs that provide adult learners with increased, flexible access to high-quality higher education opportunities. Read More »

Unit4 Showcases First SIS Chatbot

Unit4, a fast growing leader in enterprise applications for service organizations will showcase the Higher Education industry’s first Student Chatbot. Built on Microsoft Azure and taking advantage of Microsoft’s Bot Framework and Microsoft Cognitive Services, the Unit4 Chatbot will have the ability to change the college or university experience and help institutions better serve students. Read More »

Hardin-Simmons University Selects OneCampus

Hardin-Simmons University has selected OneCampus from rSmart to modernize the way students, faculty, and staff access web-based campus services from any device. OneCampus is a lightweight, cloud-based platform that will serve the Hardin-Simmons education community and support their goal to enhance, enrich, and facilitate the learning experience. Read More »

rSmart ShowcaseS New Features in OneCampus Service Discovery Portal

rSmart is showcase the latest features in its flagship product, OneCampus, a service discovery portal at Educause. OneCampus, an Internet2 NET+ service offering, takes a fresh, new approach to organizing web-based campus services. Unlike traditional portals, OneCampus is a cloud-based platform with powerful APIs that allow popular campus programs such as a finance system, LMS, or SIS to push data to OneCampus. Read More »

Motivis Learning Launches Holistic Education Technology Platform

The Motivis LRM is a holistic learning environment that fully-integrates Motivis’ Learning Management System (LMS), campus community system, coaching and advising platform and student information functions. Motivis Learning has combined all four systems – typically thought of as isolated education technology systems – into one seamless platform that is powered by Salesforce CRM. Read More »

D2L Partners with Collabco To Deliver Personalized Learning

D2L announced a strategic partnership with education software development company, Collabco. The partnership will allow access to D2L's Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), Brightspace through myday, Collabco's comprehensive student dashboard, in an effort to provide an engaging learning and collaboration solution to universities worldwide. Read More »

Ohio Community Colleges Announce Partnership with WGU

The Ohio Association of Community Colleges announced a new partnership with Western Governors University (WGU) that allows Ohio community college graduates to seamlessly transfer their coursework to WGU while also receiving discounted tuition to the accredited, online university. Read More »