MarketScope for K-12 Student Information Systems in the U.S., 2010
Blaine, MN (Vocus) October 1, 2010
Infinite Campus, Inc. today announced it received a “Strong Positive” rating in Gartner’s “MarketScope for K-12 Student Information Systems in the U.S., 2010” authored by Bill Rust dated Sept. 28, 2010. There were seven vendors evaluated in the report. Infinite Campus® received the highest possible rating given, strong positive.
“We believe Gartner’s ‘Strong Positive’ rating, confirms our leadership position as an industry innovator and underscores our commitment to transforming K12 education®,” said Charlie Kratsch, founder and CEO of Infinite Campus. “Our vision to provide our customers with a comprehensive student data management system integrated with learning management functionality will make individualized instruction a reality – the key to really making a difference in improving student achievement.”
Gartner’s MarketScope provides specific guidance for users who are deploying, or have deployed, products or services. According to the report, “To be considered for inclusion in the MarketScope, the SIS vendor must have clients (in production or under contract) in at least 20 of the 500 largest public school districts in the United States (as measured by average daily enrollment). Vendors with at least one statewide implementation were also considered if the state adoption means that the vendor meets the number of clients stated above and the provider is not a regional vendor.”
Infinite Campus’ customer base includes more than 10 percent of the nation’s 500 largest public school districts, four state edition clients and the Bureau of Indian Education.
About Infinite Campus
For over a decade, Infinite Campus has successfully implemented its solutions for customers of all sizes. As the largest American-owned student information system with a national customer retention rate of 99 percent, Infinite Campus applications manage more than 4.5 million students in 43 states. Infinite Campus customers range from those with fewer than 100 students to more than 600,000 including school districts, regional consortia, state departments of education and the federal government. http://www.infinitecampus.com
About Gartner’s MarketScope
The MarketScope is copyrighted 2010 by Gartner, Inc. and is reused with permission. The MarketScope is an evaluation of a marketplace at and for a specific time period. It depicts Gartner's analysis of how certain vendor’s measure against criteria for that marketplace, as defined by Gartner. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in the MarketScope, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest rating. Gartner disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.