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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.

Unicon Simplifies Getting Started with Learning Analytics by Introducing Efficient, Four-Step Process for Success

Unicon, Inc., a leading provider of technology consulting, services, and support for the education industry, today announced that it has updated its LA Quick Start service to offer a guided path and the technology institutions need to start the learning analytics journey with confidence. Unicon guides institutions through a four-step process consisting of strategic planning / readiness assessment; establishing a solid technology foundation; connecting an initial application; and knowledge transfer for successful planning of additional projects and/or a full-scale learning analytics solution. Institutions that choose to connect an LMS have the advantage of visualizing student activity data, identifying patterns, and gaining insight with the Student Pulse.

Unicon Becomes National Cyber Security Awareness Month 2017 Champion

Unicon, Inc. announced that it has become a Champion of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2017. Unicon will be joining a growing global effort among businesses, government agencies, colleges and universities, associations, nonprofit organizations, and individuals to promote online safety awareness. As an official Champion, Unicon recognizes its commitment to cybersecurity, online safety, and privacy.

Benito Gonzalez, Sr. Software Developer at Unicon, Recognized as 2017 Apereo Fellow

Unicon, Inc. announced that Benito Gonzalez, Senior Software Developer at Unicon, has been selected as a 2017 Apereo Fellow. Apereo Fellows are recognized for their major contributions to the Apereo community of open source projects. Benito first joined the JASIG and Sakai communities in 2005. He joined Unicon in 2015 to better serve the Apereo Community (merged from JASIG and Sakai).