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Unicon Technologists to Deliver 11 Presentations at the Open Apereo 2018 Conference

Unicon, Inc. 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. Five open source software developers, architects, and engineers from Unicon will present on a variety of Apereo Foundation projects for the online campus, with topics including open source application deployment, development, and support.

"Deploying the TIER Grouper Image" - Video Series Now Available

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.

Unicon Announces Services and Support for EQUELLA 6.5

Unicon, Inc. 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. EQUELLA was recently contributed as open source software under the Apereo Foundation, an open source community that supports software used in thousands of educational institutions worldwide.

Unicon Announces Services and Support for Apereo uPortal 5

Unicon, Inc. announced services and support for Apereo uPortal 5 at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference in Philadelphia, PA. Unicon's services for uPortal include Implementation, Customization, Integration, Standards Testing (Performance, Accessibility, and Security), Upgrades, and Technical Support via Unicon's Open Source Support program. uPortal is the leading open source enterprise portal framework built by and for higher education, and has been adopted by hundreds of institutions, K-12 schools, and research communities worldwide since 2001.

Unicon Announces Services and Support for Apereo EQUELLA

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. Unicon's services for EQUELLA include Discovery, Deployment and Configuration, Consulting, Customization, Integration, Upgrades, Hosting, and Technical Support via Unicon's Open Source Support program.

Unicon Achieves Amazon Web Services (AWS) Education Competency

Unicon, Inc. announced that it has been awarded the AWS Education Competency. This achievement differentiates Unicon as an AWS Partner Network (APN) member that has demonstrated technical proficiency and proven customer success providing specialized solutions aligning with AWS architectural best practices to help support teaching and learning, administration, and academic research efforts in education.

Unicon Announces Jump Start for AWS Service

Unicon, Inc. announced the availability of Jump Start for AWS, a new cloud consulting service for institutions and organizations. Jump Start for AWS eases the complexity of migrating an initial workload or application to the AWS Cloud by providing a guided path for clients to start their cloud journey. Relying on a trusted expert for support, clients acquire the experience needed for future cloud expansion.

Unicon Announces Strategic Planning / Readiness Assessment Services for Learning Analytics

Unicon, Inc. announced strategic planning / readiness assessment services for learning analytics. Although learning analytics is a trending topic in the education space, many institutions struggle to get started. Unicon works with institutions to better understand exactly what learning analytics is, how to define and implement a learning analytics strategy, and how to use learning analytics to affect change on campus.