Jadu and Ellucian Announce Innovative Higher Education Partnership
By Elana Goodwin, The Ohio State University
Jadu, the international web experience management software company, has announced they will team up with worldwide higher education software and services leader Ellucian Inc. to work together on innovative integration to customers using the Jadu Continuum digital experience platform, according to a recent press release.
Ellucian provides more than 2,400 colleges and universities in 40 countries with a comprehensive portfolio of solutions for managing every stage of the student lifecycle. The corporation runs student information systems (SIS), finance and HR, recruiting, retention, analytics and advancement software solutions with its Banner, Colleague, and Quercus by Ellucian ERPS, a constituent relationship management suite, and a cloud platform designed for higher education. Ellucian is one of the leading suppliers of cloud-based solutions to the higher education community.
“Ellucian’s ability to help institutions deliver a modern student experience depends on partnering with best-in-class technology partners such as Jadu,” said Ellucian Vice President of Business Development Chris Westfall. “We look forward to working together to enhance service and performance for Ellucian and Jadu customers.”
Jadu creates CMS, eForms and Case Management software for Higher Education, developing software that makes web publishing easy, helps create forms and payments, and handles cases with nominal technical skills. The business manages student engagement and personalization, helping constituents interact with institutions online.
This partnership with Ellucian will let Jadu deliver a seamless front end, mobile responsive interface for colleges and universities that will allow them to build a direct connection to students and general constituents. The collaboration will also make it easy for users to complete eforms and access personalized web content, which students will be able to read on any device. Further, this partnership will give website content management technology to institutions that are already using and benefiting from Ellucian technology.
“We have a great many customers using Ellucian’s leading technology so this partnership will add huge value to them,” said Andy Perkins, Jadu’s Director of Engineering. “Working with Ellucian means we have a strong partner with a wealth of experience in the education sector. We are excited to be integrating with the Ellucian technology ecosystem to deliver this value.”
Jadu is sponsoring and attending the Texas Connection Consortium’s Annual Banner User Group in San Antonio, TX from May 24-26. The corporation will be giving demonstrations of its HTML5 Electronic Forms and Web Content Management System at its booth in the exhibit area. For more information please visit jadu.net/events/ellucian-texas.