Technology

Technology Partners

Ushering in a New Era of Education

Join Echo360 in our mission to support higher education and transform teaching and learning through blended learning technology.

3Play Media

3Play Media automates the process of captioning lecture recordings, enabling Echo360 client institutions to comply with American Disabilities Act and Sections 508 and 504 of accessibility legislation for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. 3Play Media is a leading provider of transcription and captioning solutions, as well as interactive transcripts and video search and serve hundreds of customers, including universities, government agencies, corporations, and Internet media companies. Learn More.

Automatic Sync Technologies (AST)

To meet the needs of deaf and hard of hearing students, Automatic Sync Technologies automates the insertion of closed captioning in Echo360 recordings. AST is the leading provider of automated captioning, audio synchronization, and audio/video search tools for webcasting, DVD, and broadcasting applications. Learn more.

Blackboard

Our longstanding partnership with Blackboard allows Echo360 clients to automatically publish rich media educational materials to Blackboard using the popular Echo360 publishing Building Block plug-in. Blackboard is dedicated to improving every aspect of the education experience for millions of learners and educators around the world. They work with thousands of higher education, K-12, professional, corporate, and government organizations to provide them with tomorrow’s education experience today.

Canvas by Instructure

Instructure is a technology company committed to improving education. We provide instructors and students modern tools and resources to empower the learning experience. Instructure offers Canvas – the open, easy-to-use, cloud-native learning management system. We also provide Canvas Network, an index of open, online courses from Ivy Leagues to community colleges. To keep learning, visit www.instructure.com.

Dean Evans & Associates

Founded in 1986 and based in Denver, Dean Evans & Associates is a leader in the development of sophisticatedsoftware systems for a wide variety of tasks including: meeting and event scheduling, resource management, academic scheduling, shared workspace management (office "hoteling"), web calendaring and online registration and surveys. More than 4,000 organizations including many Fortune 100 companies and hundreds of other corporations, over 1,000 higher education campuses, five of the six largest U.S. banks and thousands of conference centers, religious organizations, law firms, hospitals, cultural venues andsports facilities rely on EMS software. The company's products are used in over 75 countries and are backed by an award winning Customer Support team. In 2012, Dean Evans & Associates, Inc. was named a “Top Workplace” by the Denver Post. For more information, visit www.dea.com.

Equella

EQUELLA is a digital repository that provides one platform to house your teaching and learning, research, media and library content. EQUELLA has been deployed for copyright resource collections, research materials, managing and exposing materials through websites and portals, content authoring, workflow, institutional policy and organisational resources. EQUELLA is currently in use in a wide range of schools, universities, colleges, TAFEs, departments of education, government agencies, and corporations worldwide.

Dell

Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) listens to customers and delivers innovative technology and services that give them the power to do more. Dell takes action to strengthen communities, benefit the environment, engage a diverse and inclusive workforce, and ensure supply chain responsibility. A partnership between Echo360 and Dell gives colleges and universities a turnkey, single source provider for all Echo360 hardware and software relating to the rollout of lecture capture. Learn more.

Desire2Learn

Desire2Learn helps improve our world by pioneering innovative methods and environments to engage and inspire learners throughout their lives. Making education more accessible helps learners reach their full potential by reflecting the unique needs of organizations, instructors, and students.

A global leader in cloud-based (SaaS) learning solutions, Desire2Learn provides an open and extensible platform to more than 750 clients and 10 million learners in higher education, K-12, healthcare, government and the corporate sector, including Fortune 1000 companies. Desire2Learn has personnel in the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia, Brazil and Singapore.

IMS Global Learning Consortium

Echo360's active learning solutions have earned LTI conformance certification through IMS Global Learning Consortium, enabling seamless plug and play integration. This allows our active learning solution to auto-publish into most campus-wide LMS systems, making it easier for students to access their studies and instructors to distribute their instructional content. These new integrations are powered using Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI) technology to promote platform-to-platform communication and simplify the process of incorporating new technologies campus-wide. Read more about Echo360's LTI conformance through IMS here.

Lunarline

Echo360 has partnered with Lunarline to help returning Veterans gain sustainable employment through the Warrior to Cyber Warrior training program. This non-profit organization provides career training that links America’s returning Veterans and Wounded Warriors to employers in need of qualified cyber security professionals through training and career placement. Lunarline is a leading and award winning provider of cyber security solutions, specialized IA services and certified security training to all U.S. Federal Government (Civilian, DoD, and IC), as well as to customers in selected commercial markets. Visit W2CW.org for more information.

Moodle

Moodle is a Course Management System (CMS), also known as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). Echo360 clients can easily and safely disseminate video and multimedia course materials created with the EchoSystem to their students through Moodle. This integration is available to all Echo360 clients who use Moodle as their LMS.

NetSpot

Echo360’s clients in Australia can manage costs and reduce the workload for on-campus resources by leveraging NetSpot’s managed round-the-clock hosting services. NetSpot is a Premium eLearning Technology Services Partner to education organisations within the Asia Pacific region. They help institutions focus on their core mission by managing their eLearning technology and by licensing world-class software.

University of London Computer Centre

University of London Computer Centre is the United Kingdom’s largest provider of managed and supported virtual learning environments for education. ULCC provides hosted services for Echo360 clients in the United Kingdom, enabling them to quickly start and scale lecture capture without worrying about backend infrastructure or on-premise technology integration. Learn More.

Webcaptioning

Webcaptioning.com automates the captioning of Echo360 recordings for Echo360 clients, using our advanced, machine-assisted captioning process, which results in extremely high quality captioning. Webcaptioning.com is a partnership between Australian captioning technology innovators The Captioning Studio, and StreamText.Net, Inc, developers of the world’s leading streaming text platform. The platform is used by many transcription and captioning providers from around the world, delivering captioning to government, universities, businesses and website owners.

Zadara Storage

Zadara Storage is a leading provider of enterprise-class high-performance, high-availability and scalable cloud storage offered as a cost-effective pay-as-you-go service. Powered by patent-pending Virtual Private Storage Arrays (VPSAs), Zadara uniquely places SAN and NAS technology in the cloud, offering the advanced capabilities of single-tenant on-premise data center storage coupled with an innovative Quality of Service IT environment that meets the most stringent Service Level Agreements (SLAs). The company provides the flexibility of on-premise private, hybrid or public cloud storage for SMBs and large Enterprises while addressing the infrastructure needs of any data type and any application. Zadara offers storage on demand through a wide range of worldwide public cloud and colocation providers, including a value-added strategic partnership with Amazon Web Services (AWS).