Educause provides a unique opportunity for IT leaders to share best practices and learn about new ways that technology can benefit their schools
San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 10, 2007
Xythos Software, a leading developer of document management and collaboration software and an EDUCAUSE Silver Partner, today announced that a dozen of its higher education customers will be featured presenters at the Xythos Educause booth. Representatives of these institutions will conduct presentations about their Xythos system implementations and review a variety of academic, administrative and research case studies during the EDUCAUSE 2007 Annual Conference, held October 23-25, 2007 in Seattle.
The mini poster sessions will be held at the Xythos Booth # 1903. Participating institutions include Northwestern University, Pepperdine University, University of San Francisco, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Santa Barbara City College, University of San Francisco, Fashion Institute of Technology, Gordon University, University of California at Santa Barbara, Salve Regina University, Eastern Illinois University, Northeastern University, and Whitman College.
Spanning two days, these informational sessions will provide Educause attendees with unique insights into how both large and smaller institutions are responding to the document collaboration and management demands of their faculty, students and staff. The sessions will feature examples of custom applications and solutions developed with Xythos including institutional repositories, ePorfolios, portal integration and storage centralizations solutions, as well as connectors for other campus applications such as learning management systems.
"Educause provides a unique opportunity for IT leaders to share best practices and learn about new ways that technology can benefit their schools," said Jim Till chief marketing officer of Xythos. "The colleges and universities presenting Xythos solutions are true technology leaders and are setting bold examples of how to leverage the web to advance the learning process and improve management of the institution."
For more information about Xythos mini poster sessions and Xythos sponsorship of EDUCAUSE, visit http://www.xythos.com/home/xythos/news/EDUCAUSE2007PRO.HTML. To learn more about Xythos solutions for education please visit http://www.xythos.com/home/xythos/education.
About Xythos Software:
Xythos Software is a leading developer of document management and collaboration software. Its online services and products are licensed to millions of users at commercial, education and government organizations around the world for managing and sharing content throughout its lifecycle. Try Xythos on Demand today at http:/./http://www.xythosondemand.com or visit http://www.xythos.com to learn more about how Xythos is making online document management safer and easier for everyone.
EDUCAUSE is a nonprofit association whose mission is to advance higher education by promoting the intelligent use of information technology. The current membership comprises more than 2,100 colleges, universities, and educational organizations, including 250 corporations, with 16,500 active members. Learn more about EDUCAUSE at http://www.educause.edu/.