rSmart, the Scottsdale, AZ-based technology solutions provider known for its implementation and support services for education market instances of the open source Sakai (collaboration and learning environment) and Kuali (administrative systems and software suite) platforms, announced on April 11 that Asahi Net International, a company operating in New York with roots in Japan, had acquired the Sakai division of its business. CT asked rSmart CEO Chris Coppola about the acquisition, and about rSmart’s increased focus on the Kuali part of its business.
Tulane University in New Orleans is expanding its use of a document capture, processing, and routing system campuswide in an effort to streamline its business processes further.
The University of Oregon has adopted new research management software in an effort to increase safety, improve efficiency, and ensure compliance.
The University of Tulsa will be integrating the use of data analysis and graphing software into some of its physics classes.
The University of Michigan will implement a new document management system for use by its Space Physics Research Laboratory (SPRL), a small aerospace design, manufacturing, integration, test, and operations organization located in the university's College of Engineering.
LoudCloud Systems has released LoudCloud 3.5, the latest version of the company's teaching and learning platform for K-12 and higher education.
Agilent Technologies has launched a student license program for its EEsof EDA software, allowing students enrolled in universities that participate in the Agilent EEsof EDA University Educational Support Program to access the software on their personal computers.
CampusMD has launched a nationwide telehealth service for college students. The service offers any-time access through telephone, online video, or secure email to physicians licensed in the United States.
After conducting a search for a new resume builder provider, a New Hampshire university has chosen a suite of Web-based tools to help students prepare to enter the job market or apply for further education.
University of Wisconsin-Madison will next month roll out a new integrated solution aimed at boosting efficiency of concessions and in-suite catering operations at its sporting events.