CollegeNET Announces Partnership with Jenzabar, Inc.
CollegeNET Now Supports Hosted Services of Its Web-based Scheduling System for Jenzabar Customers
Portland, OR, October 4, 2011
CollegeNET, Inc., a leading developer of Web-based on-demand technologies for higher education, today announced that it has partnered with Jenzabar, Inc., a leading provider of software, strategies and services for higher education. CollegeNET's data base interface now provides efficient data transmission between Jenzabar customers' ERP systems and CollegeNET Series25 scheduling and space management system. This partnership means that Jenzabar customers can now choose CollegeNET systems on a database-at-customer-site basis or as a hosted, software as a service (SaaS) model.
The SaaS model is a preferred option for many campuses because it eliminates the cost of purchasing, installing and maintaining software, and it frees up IT staff for other IT needs. CollegeNET SaaS customers have access to ongoing product upgrades and unlimited user support. A more complete explanation of the benefits of SaaS systems can be found on the CollegeNET site.
Julia Noonan, vice president of sales for CollegeNET commented, "CollegeNET has enjoyed a long standing partnership with Jenzabar and this advancement means we can work together to help customers take full advantage of hosted services and offer more campuses the benefits of our SaaS technology."
About CollegeNET, Inc.
CollegeNET, Inc. builds web-based, on-demand technologies that help institutions improve operational efficiency, enhance communication with constituents and save money. The company's systems are used by more than 1,300 organizations worldwide for event and academic scheduling, prospect and admissions management, web-based tuition processing and alumni development. CollegeNET's www.collegenet.com is a social network through which students create topics, write or video-cam about them, and vote to determine who will win scholarships. This site has become one of the Internet's most popular destinations for college-bound students. The company is headquartered in Portland, Ore.
About Jenzabar, Inc.
Jenzabar provides a comprehensive approach to software and services for higher education, combining a fully-integrated student information and business office systems with an Internet portal and constituent relationship modules, learning management system, continuing education and workforce development system, and institutional intelligence systems. Jenzabar currently serves more than 700 campuses worldwide. The company is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, with regional offices located in Cincinnati, Ohio; Knoxville, Tennessee; and Harrisonburg, Virginia.