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Westerville, OH, United States, 2010/08/16 - Innovativ Consulting Partners, LLC today announced that it has chosen to join Jasig as its first commercial affiliate member - InnovativCP.com.
"Becoming a Jasig Affiliate, Innovativ has taken another step forward in our corporate vision to support the Open Source community and Higher Education industry. In addition, it will keep Innovativ on the leading edge of service delivery to support our growing client base with the best the industry has to offer," said Tony DiSanza, Innovativ’s Managing Director. "We envision expanding our Partnership to other levels as Innovativ continues to enhance and expand our solution areas that are carefully aligned to our clients’ business needs," said DiSanza.
Innovativ currently supports the Kuali applications, and Jasig’s CAS project is integral to Kuali Rice. Innovativ sees this as an opportunity to collaborate between the two organizations.
“We’re very pleased to welcome Innovativ as a Jasig Affiliate,” said Jonathan Markow, Executive Director of Jasig. “We’re impressed by the company’s technology depth and their flexible approach to providing services. They have shown an immediate interest in our community and have already begun partnering with us. We are looking forward to further growth in the Jasig/Innovativ relationship.”
Jasig (jasig.org) is a global consortium of educational institutions and commercial affiliates sponsoring free and open source software projects for higher education. Jasig is a member supported, non-profit 501(c)3 corporation aiming to attract, advance, and sustain communities developing enterprise-level, open source software that helps institutions fulfill their goals. Jasig connects people, provides infrastructure, and sponsors events that foster innovation and collaboration. Jasig's flagship projects include uPortal, an enterprise portal; CAS, the Central Authentication Service used for single sign-on and secure, proxied authentication; and Bedework, an enterprise calendar used for public events and personal and group calendaring. Jasig also manages a Project Incubator designed to mentor new open source projects in building community, increasing collaboration, and becoming self-sustaining.
About Innovativ Consulting Partners
Innovativ Consulting Partners (innovativcp.com) is one of the leading education consultants in the country. Innovativ provides Open Source consulting services, PeopleSoft consulting services and Kuali solutions to customers in the Higher Education and Public Sector industries. Innovativ is a premier Open Source and Kuali consultant and provides products and services to support Kuali solutions. The Innovativ team have delivered consulting services and led successful implementations for clients within the Education and Public Sector industries Innovativ is an Oracle Partner and Kuali Commercial Affiliate and Kuali Rice Board member.