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Edalex Solutions partners with Full Measure Education

May 9, 2017

Edalex Solutions and Full Measure Education (FME) today announced a partnership to support adoption and integration of Full Measure Education’s Guided Pathways Platform as a Service in educational institutions across Australia and New Zealand.

FME and Edalex Solutions will help institutions to enhance processes and improve student outcomes by delivering a combination of technology and services.   The FME Platform as a Service is an analytics-driven student engagement platform that serves to enhance the student experience across the full lifecycle. With their patented communications algorithms, FME is helping colleges and universities close the communications gap with interested and enrolled students. Through a student-facing mobile application, students may also engage in self-service that greatly reduces the administrative hurdles preventing successful enrolment and completion. 

Through the partnership, educational institutions in Australia and New Zealand will experience the globally-innovative FME Platform as a Service with local account management, consulting services and unified technical support.

“We are honoured to be working alongside Edalex Solutions,” said Greg Davies, CEO at Full Measure Education. “We are excited to begin working on behalf of students and staff across Australia and New Zealand. Together, we will better support our FME Platform as a Service client partners in this region who are looking for improved student engagement.”

“It’s a tremendous opportunity to help institutions to better serve their students,” said Dan McFadyen, Managing Director of Edalex Solutions. “We are excited to bring the demonstrated improvements in application, enrolment and retention rates, together with helping institutions bridge the communications gap and enhance the student experience.”

Edalex Solutions partners with video platform ilos

February 8, 2017

Edalex Solutions is pleased to announce a partnership with ilos, a video platform for businesses and universities to seamlessly record, edit, host, and close-caption video content.  

An Australian-based educational services company, Edalex Solutions will provide business development, account management, consulting and client support services for the ilos platform within the Australian and New Zealand markets. A Minnesota-based company, ilos provides an easy-to-use video capture and playback platform that seamlessly integrates with popular LMSes, whilst also solving common accessibility issues by providing market-leading one-click captioning.  

“The market has been looking for a cost-effective, enterprise video platform that is easy-to-use. We believe ilos is that solution.” said Dan McFadyen Managing Director, Edalex Solutions.  “In addition, the seamless integration of closed captioning - completed in under 24 hours via a single click -  greatly increases the accessibility and the utility of the videos.”

In addition to the range of services that will be delivered as part of the partnership, Edalex and ilos will also collaborate on creating an integration with the EQUELLA digital repository, enabling existing users to benefit from ilos’s expansive capabilities.  

“We are thrilled to introduce ilos to the Australian and New Zealand market through our partnership with Edalex Solutions,” said Sean Higgins, Co-Founder and Head of Business Development at ilos.  “Much like our clients in other markets, we recognize the need for a video capture tool that has a strong focus on emerging accessibility needs. Local support provided by Edalex Solutions will provide the rapid engagement prized by our clients elsewhere in the world.”

ilos provides a powerful suite of tools to capture, edit, caption, manage, discover and share videos. Built from the ground-up with cloud technologies, ilos is designed to scale with the needs of any institution in a cost-effective manner. Academics can begin creating, captioning, and sharing videos in under 3 minutes.

For more information about ilos, or to arrange a demonstration, please contact info@edalexsolutions.com.

Pearson Australia partner with Edalex Solutions to deliver EQUELLA services

May 24, 2016

Pearson Australia announces the appointment of Edalex Solutions as the official local partner responsible for the delivery of EQUELLA services, effective June 1, 2016. Edalex Solutions will provide account management, hosting, consulting and client support services for Australian and New Zealand clients.

Edalex Solutions is an educational services company with strong capabilities and expertise in the EQUELLA platform.  The Edalex Solutions leadership team averages more than a decade of experience in the education industry and extensive expertise with EQUELLA. The organisation is led by Dan McFadyen, the former General Manager for EQUELLA.

The announcement reinforces Pearson's strategy to provide value to customers through learning applications, such as MyLab/Mastering and REVEL, and through professional services, such as course design and online program management.

"We are excited by this announcement and believe this approach provides the best option for supporting EQUELLA customers into the future," said David Barnett, Managing Director, Pearson Australia. "The combination of Pearson's broader focus on education solutions with the specialised EQUELLA expertise at Edalex Solutions will deliver proactive, knowledgeable services to our customers."

Customers can continue to access support and account management services through their current mechanisms, as Pearson and Edalex Solutions continue to work closely throughout the transition.

"Edalex Solutions is proud to partner with Pearson to support EQUELLA clients. Leveraging our long-standing relationships with the EQUELLA community, and deep experience with educational technology, we look forward to working with EQUELLA clients to support their innovative use of content management," said Dan McFadyen, Managing Director, Edalex Solutions.

Edalex team expansion

May 23, 2016

Edalex Solutions is thrilled to announce the expansion of the company, with the addition of experienced staff across the business. The new members of the management team bring an average of more than 10 years of experience in the educational technology sector, and include Alistair Oliver, Carl Hoffman, Karen Hatwell, Mike Wierzbicki, and Tim Rattle. Management team profiles are available on the Team page.