Extending the EQUELLA Agents Program

Boston, MA, October 20, 2008 --(PR.com)-- EQUELLA, the award winning Digital Repository in the education market introduces the EQUELLA Agents Program, designed to enable institutions to benefit from its interoperability with virtually any educational technology.

The EQUELLA Agents Program highlights the role content plays as a platform to a successful eLearning infrastructure. Seamless integrations already exist between EQUELLA and popular course management systems including the BlackboardTM Learning System, including CE and Vista editions, AngelTM, and open-source systems MoodleTM and SakaiTM.

The Program focuses on the integration of third-party products with EQUELLA, including other digital repositories, authoring tools, eportfolio applications, library systems, web 2.0 systems like YouTubeTM and iTunesTM, video streaming solutions, synchronous learning tools, curriculum and taxonomy databases and various social networking applications .

“Our clients are clearly telling us EQUELLA must seamlessly integrate with other enterprise systems, our platform is designed from the ground up to support this,” said CEO, Bob Cupitt.

“The growing demand for integrations with such systems is not only great news for EQUELLA users but also EQUELLA’s partners whose offerings will be enhanced by EQUELLA’s extensive content sharing, and federating capabilities.”

The EQUELLA Agents Program enables institutions to support multiple delivery platforms for their curriculum. Content is stored, tagged and searched centrally, allowing students, faculty, departments and institutions the flexibility to choose their method of delivery, and re-use that content across these various systems.

“Our clients range from single institutions to large state based initiatives. We are consistently finding these organizations require the flexibility to deliver their learning content utilizing several delivery platforms,” said Peter Van Tienen, General Manager North America.

“EQUELLA is designed to be the central repository for all your institutional content, while maintaining seamless integrations with all of your educational technology solutions.”

EQUELLA is a digital repository that incorporates learning objects, learning content management, and integrated content authoring. EQUELLA is the principal offering of The Learning Edge North America (TLENA), a subsidiary of The Learning Edge International, a leading software solutions provider for the educational market. To learn more about EQUELLA, visit www.equella.com.

The Learning Edge North America
Alistair Oliver
617 848 0947