Informative Sessions on openEQUELLA and uPortal
Gilbert, AZ – May 23, 2019— Unicon, Inc., a leading EdTech consulting and digital services company specializing in open source applications that support and enhance teaching and learning, will be leading and participating in a total of 11 technical workshops, presentations, and showcase demos at the upcoming Open Apereo 2019 conference in Los Angeles, CA, June 2-6, 2019. Two open source software developers from Unicon will present on the Apereo Foundation projects for the online campus, with topics including open source application deployment, development, and support.
Open Apereo is the premier conference for open source software in education. As Apereo community members, Unicon’s developers will present an introduction to openEQUELLA, a digital repository that provides a single platform to house teaching/learning, research, media, and library content. They also will lead workshops on uPortal, the premier open source enterprise portal built by and for higher education institutions.
Unicon has a notable involvement in the Apereo open source projects. Unicon shares its latest progress on open source projects at the Open Apereo conference to help the community keep abreast of project developments and aid in project collaboration.
Full descriptions of the Unicon sessions can be found here.
About Open Apereo
The Open Apereo conference provides participants with the opportunity to share their institutional experiences, learn from their colleagues, and develop an understanding of other areas of the academic enterprise they may not be familiar with. The conference is held every year with the intent to help attendees network, grow, share, and learn from each other. Apereo is still accepting registrations for this conference.
The Apereo Foundation exists to help educational institutions collaborate to develop, use, and sustain open source software for learning, teaching and research. It is a membership organization, with members on four continents. Membership ranges from community colleges to major research-intensive institutions. Apereo currently supports nineteen software solutions, which are listed at www.apereo.org. The Apereo Foundation is a non-profit corporation registered in New Jersey.