Blue Ribbon Task Force symposium reaches out to a global audience

The Blue Ribbon Task Force on Sustainable Digital Preservation and Access was formed in late 2007 to explore one of the most urgent issues of the information age i.e. identifying economically sustainable solutions to the challenges of preserving the ever-growing amount of digitally based data. The Task Force is funded by the National Science Foundation and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, in partnership with the Library of Congress, the Joint Information Systems Committee of the United Kingdom (JISC), the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR), and supported by Task Force member institutions.


Improving Healthcare informatics through interactive communication

EHR Evolution with over 2 decades of experience in Healthcare Informatics and intimate knowledge of Healthcare industry provides smooth implementation and deployment of Electronic Health Record (EHR). The company’s interest lies in integration of EHR services with various practice management systems and third party vendors to provide end-to-end services to organizations in Healthcare industry.


ej4 takes advantage of searchable, web-based content management

ej4, established in 2003, specializes in Maxecution™ – videos that get maximum results and “move the needle” to show a tangible difference.

ej4 not only provides custom content development services but also offers interactive courseware for their clients and customers. Driving business results with Maxecution™, ej4 combines experience, expertise and evolution to produce and develop short, task based and fun videos. ej4’s custom video/course development team maximizes the value of raw content and enables ej4 to showcase hundreds of off-the-shelf videos and courses in their content library on various topics ranging from selling skills, negotiations, operations, leadership, customer service, supervision, HR compliance, and more.


Clarkstown achieved greater success with interactive video presentations

Clarkstown TV Studio is using VIDIZMO interactive video presentation suite for students and teachers in a Master’s program in educational technology. “Three 30-second videos, 1000 words of written material, three surveys, and six short quizzes took most viewers about 16 minutes to complete. Asynchronous learning was easily accomplished. Completion was assured, and it fulfilled a requirement for the course and for the state that can be verified by the analytics.” Says David Kaminski, Instructor, Technology coordinator and In-Charge TV Studio at Clarkstown TV Studio. VIDIZMO On-Demand Presenter enabled authors to synchronize videos with PowerPoint slides, images, documents, sounds, and text captions. The ease to edit presentations allowed students and teachers to re-define historical videos, full transcripts, and documentaries to teach about history and event.


BattleSpace ActionCenters empowered through multimedia guidance prompt

The BattleSpace research stream seeks to reduce military decision cycles by 50 percent or more at the operational level. The Action Centers project will offer a rapid development environment where collaboration experts will be able to design and create software applications for specific mission-critical tasks in hours or days.

Funded through an earmark secured by Nebraska Sen. Ben Nelson, the project was proposed by researchers from three UNO colleges: the College of Business Administration, the College of Information Science and Technology (located at the University of Nebraska Peter Kiewit Institute) and the College of Arts and Sciences.


Softech attains knowledge retention with High-Definition video trainings

Softech Worldwide LLC established in 1997, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, provides custom web-based video solutions, consulting services and out-of-the-box enterprise integration with various Microsoft technologies.

Since 2002, Softech Worldwide LLC’s software has been delivering video for training, learning and education to every employee’s desktop for formal and informal learning in Veterans Affairs as a part of their VA Knowledge Network Employee Education Systems.

Microsoft elevated Softech Worldwide LLC to Microsoft High Potential Managed Independent Software Vendor program in October 2009. Microsoft partners are intended to grow their business and deepen their relationship with Microsoft through Hi-Po Managed Partner program and only 1% of 30,000 ISV partners are elevated to this status every year.


AIHA (American Industrial Hygiene Association) fosters through online training and certificates issuance

The American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) is a membership organization of occupational and environmental health professionals practicing industrial hygiene in industry, government, labor, academic institutions, and independent organizations.

The study examines the business problem AIHA faced of providing training and certification to professionals who wanted to become a Certified Industrial Hygienist.


Communicating Live across the Globe!

Nalco Company (since 1928) is the world’s largest sustainability services company focused on industrial water, energy and air applications.

The study focuses on its business situation of finding a communication medium through which the company could interact with its large employee base. They needed a single user management system through which all employee records were maintained without creating separate login IDs for each individual.