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Blackboard and Sprint Team Up To Bring Mobile Learning to Students at No Additional Cost to Schools

Sprint and Blackboard Inc. announced a partnership to turn the “everywhere” mobile device into an anytime learning option. The two companies will offer Blackboard Mobile Learn™ – a new application from Blackboard that will let students learn when and where they want – to users of Sprint devices at no additional cost to institutions. Read More »

Beta Testing Begins with Datatel’s Intelligent Learning Platform

Six Datatel clients have started beta testing the company’s Intelligent Learning Platform (ILP), leading the way for Datatel to deliver higher education an integrated administrative and learning system at a much lower cost than traditional deployments. Read More »

Unicon Partners with VASCO To Reduce Security Threats in Higher Education

Unicon's partnership with VASCO Data Security will enable Unicon to deliver VASCO authorized services and products to meet the increasing demand for security solutions in higher education institutions. Read More »

Baker & Taylor Forms Strategic Alliance withNational Association of College Stores

Baker & Taylor, Inc.'s Majors Education Solutions unit has formed a strategic alliance with the National Association of College Stores to expand its presence in the academic marketplace. Majors and NACS will offer co-branded e-commerce and marketing solutions to higher education retailers. Read More »

Digital Textbooks Are Ready for Prime Time, says NYU Bookstores

When students register for courses, NYU Bookstores emails them links to the required texts to signal the availability of the books on the CafeScribe eBook platform, making it simple for the student to opt for the digital versions. With CafeScribe, no additional eReader is required to access the eBook, and most titles can be downloaded to multiple computers. Read More »

Autodesk Introduces Interactive Curriculum for Game Development

Autodesk, Inc. has introduced its “Vehicle for Games” curriculum for post-secondary students. The 16-week curriculum provides hands-on training for the entire game development pipeline, from concept art to creating an engine-ready asset. Read More »

Canadian University College Gains Web Filtering Accuracy with Bloxx

Bloxx, an innovator in Web Content Filtering, announced today that Canadian University College in Lacombe, Alberta has deployed its Internet Filtering appliance to provide advanced Web protection to its 700 users across two campuses. Read More »

Cengage Learning Unveils Suite of Digital Solutions and Services

CengageCourse leverages the company's superior content with leading digital solutions focused on solving the most pressing challenges for instructors, students and administrators, improving learning and teaching effectiveness. The CengageCourse suite includes CourseMate, CourseMaster and Course360... Read More »

Colleges and Universities See Improved Student Outcomes with Wimba

Wimba® Inc., a leading provider of collaborative solutions for educators around the world, announced today that colleges and universities report improved student outcomes and increased student retention through use of the Wimba Collaboration Suite™. Read More »

University of South Carolina Selects SunGard Higher Education

The University of South Carolina (USC) has selected SunGard Higher Education to provide a comprehensive suite of solutions and services to support a far-reaching transformation of business processes, information tools and digital resources for the 209-year old University. Read More »