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Complimentary Webinar Hosted by the Apereo Foundation Gilbert, AZ – September 18, 2018— Unicon, Inc., a leading provider of education technology consulting and digital services, today announced a complimentary webinar on uPortal, the only open source enterprise portal built by and for higher education.
The recently published IMS App Note illustrates the collaborative development between IMS Global, Cengage, MoodleTM HQ, and Unicon to bring a new LTI specification into the MoodleTM core platform. Initially, Moodle lacked a proper integration for Cengage's digital learning solution, MindTap.
The Apereo Foundation has announced the release of openEQUELLA 6.6, the second version of the web-based digital repository since its transition to open source. Highlights of openEQUELLA 6.6 include: Reporting improvements Automatic capture of additional metadata from Learning Management Systems Shift of administrative functionality to the Web with enhanced user experience Additional contribution wizard configuration Configurable metadata-based facet searching using Google's Material Design Read the full press release to learn more. .
Four-Part Video Series on the Internet2® TIER Grouper Docker Image Gilbert, AZ – June 12, 2018— Unicon, Inc., a leading technology consulting, services, and support provider for the education industry, today announced the publication of a four-part identity and access management (IAM) video series, "Deploying the TIER Grouper Image
Universities and colleges are increasing their collaboration with EdTech vendors to launch successful online programs.
Informative Sessions on Central Authentication Service (CAS), EQUELLA, and uPortal Gilbert, AZ – May 22, 2018— Unicon, Inc., a leading technology consulting, services, and support provider for the education industry, will be leading and participating in a total of 11 technical workshops, presentations, and showcase demos at the upcoming Open Apereo 2018 conference in Montréal, Québec, Canada, June 3-7, 2018.
This video series features Unicon's John Gasper, Identity and Access Management (IAM) Consultant, as he walks viewers through setting up a simple Docker Swarm environment to host Grouper Services based on the Internet2® TIER (Trust and Identity in Education and Research program) Grouper Docker image.
Consulting, Services, and Technical Support for the First New Release of Open Source Apereo EQUELLA Gilbert, AZ – December 6, 2017— Unicon, Inc., a leading provider of technology consulting, services, and support for the education industry, today announced services and support for Apereo EQUELLA 6.5, the first open source version of the award-winning digital repository to focus entirely on client-requested features, with usability at the core.
Leading Open Source Enterprise Portal Now Provides Higher Education with a Modernized, Responsive, Cloud-Friendly Experience Philadelphia, PA – November 1, 2017— Unicon, Inc., a leading provider of technology consulting, services, and support for the education industry, today announced services and support for Apereo uPortal 5 at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference in Philadelphia, PA.
Technology Consulting, Services, and Technical Support for Award-Winning Open Source Digital Repository Gilbert, AZ – October 26, 2017— Unicon, Inc., a leading provider of technology consulting, services, and support for the education industry, today announced services and support for Apereo EQUELLA, an award-winning open source digital repository for housing teaching/learning, research, media, and library content in one platform.
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