Software & Systems


Merger of Jasig and Sakai Approved by Membership Vote; Intent To Form 'Apereo' by Early 2013

After more than two years of deliberation, the memberships of two of the highest-profile organizations producing open source software for the higher education marketplace have voted to go ahead with their long-considered merger. Sakai and Jasig will merge and become "Apereo" by early 2013.

Convincing a Campus to Go Paperless

Texas A&M offers three tips that will help ensure a smooth transition to a paperless workflow.



Belgian College Adopts Microsoft Office 365 for Ed

A career college with three locations in Brussels has gone public with its deployment of Microsoft's Office 365 for Education.

Arizona Community Colleges To Implement Career Planning System

A consortium of Arizona community colleges is deploying a Web-based career planning system to help students with planning for careers and future education.

FIU, CareCloud Partner to Provide E-Health Record Software Access to Master's Students

Master's students at a Florida university are now able to get hands-on experience using electronic health record software due to a recent partnership between the school and a health-care software company.

Brother Intros Scan-to-Cloud Desktop Scanner

Brother has introduced the ImageCenter ADS-2500W, a standalone desktop scanner with wireless scanning and scan-to-cloud capabilities.

UC Berkeley Adopts Financial Engineering Software

University of California, Berkeley has adopted software for use by its financial engineering students to gain hands-on experience with marketing models, pricing, and managing complex derivatives.

Bricsys Makes Engineering Software, APIs Free to Students

Bricsys has launched a global academic program, which provides free engineering software and application programming interface access to students and schools.

Tech Flex

At USC, an ambitious campuswide renovation aims to create tech-enabled learning spaces that place a premium on flexibility.

U Kansas Boosts Workflow Efficiency

U Kansas will expand deployment of Perceptive Software workflow management solutions to bolster efficiency across campus.