50 Most Promising Education Tech Solution Providers - 2015
With the advent of technology in education, schools, colleges and universities are exploring newer ways of carrying out the whole process of teaching, learning and administration. These technologies are helping them to augment their services in multiple areas—be it maintaining records, providing online educational resources, or streamlining administration with reduced paperwork. The other opportunities include greater access to rich, multimedia content that goes beyond traditional linear text based learning environment, and the use of mobility and cloud that takes classes to wherever the students are. Also, the educators are using social networking tools to set up collaborative learning and digital games for more personalized learning. These technology-based contributions have gone a long way into creating an inspiring environment for learners and a broad channel to dispense knowledge for the educators.
Meanwhile, this pace of technological disruptions in education sector is also creating significant challenges for educational institutions. The main challenge is to catch up with emerging digital innovations that require these institutions to upgrade their existing IT infrastructure and build new development programs. To address these issues, a distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, analysts including CIO Review editorial board have selected the leading firms that offers best-of-breed technology solutions and services in the education sector.
The selection panel looked at the vendor’s capability to fulfill needs of buyers with effective solutions that curb the challenges and promote business growth. In this edition of CIO Review, we bring to you “50 Most Promising Education Tech Solution Providers 2015”, featuring the most prolific vendors in the educational sector.