Gilbert, AZ – December 6, 2017— Unicon, Inc., a leading provider of technology consulting, services, and support for the education industry, today 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’s services for EQUELLA 6.5 include Discovery, Deployment and Configuration, Consulting, Customization, Integration, Upgrades, Hosting, and Technical Support via Unicon’s Open Source Support program. EQUELLA is a digital repository for housing teaching/learning, research, media, and library content in one platform is currently in use in a wide range of schools, universities, colleges, departments of education, government agencies, and corporations worldwide.
EQUELLA 6.5 advances existing functionality with the following new enhancements:
- User experience (UX) improvements
- Drag and drop functionality to streamline the content contribution process
- Extensive workflow enhancements:
- User interface
- Notification controls
- File attachment
- Task management
Learn more about Unicon’s services for EQUELLA by visiting www.unicon.net/opensource/equella. For further information on EQUELLA, please visit www.apereo.org/projects/equella and www.apereo.org/projects/equella/equella-becomes-open-source-software-what-you-need-know.
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.