Jenzabar Sets Industry Standard with Groundbreaking New ERP Platform
Jenzabar JX Web-Based Enterprise Solution Offers Anytime, Anywhere Access
Boston, MA – October 17, 2011 – Jenzabar®, Inc., a leading provider of software, services and strategies for higher education, announced today the launch of Jenzabar JX, a revolutionary new enterprise resource planning system built on open standards with the most contemporary technology. With a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), Jenzabar JX, is a powerful and cost-effective solution that integrates into today’s complex higher education campus environment.
Designed to manage the full spectrum of academic and administrative needs, Jenzabar JX is available anytime, anywhere with a user interface that is delivered through a web-browser. Developed on the Java® EE 6 platform, JX is a flexible and configurable solution, both platform and database independent, with rules and workflow engines to support a wide-range of student requirements. Jenzabar JX is the counterpart to Jenzabar’s award winning and industry leading Jenzabar EX system built on Microsoft® technology, but is offered on the Java system for those colleges and universities needing a multi-database solution with customizable features.
“Jenzabar continues to pioneer innovative technologies that bring significant value to higher education institutions. By working in tight collaboration with institutions of higher education, our team of experts have engineered the most flexible ERP to date” said Robert A. Maginn, Jr., CEO of Jenzabar. “We are seeing rising customer interest in platform independent solutions, cloud-based functionality and a Service Oriented Architecture. The Jenzabar JX open technological environment is easily incorporated into the institution’s current technological framework, making it simple for customers to integrate the full-spectrum of their ever changing software needs even as they are modified. This break-through ERP system is the ideal long-term solution for institutions seeking a Java-based platform.”
“Higher education as an industry is in constant flux with changing student requirements and expectations, updated regulations, and new economic challenges,” said Ken Pflueger, Executive Director and CIO at Pomona College, and member of The Club of Innovators for Jenzabar. “Recognizing the need for a software system that can adapt fast enough to these changes, Jenzabar tapped into its vast higher education knowledge and worked with clients to build a solution with deep and expansive fluidity. As we change with industry demands, the Jenzabar JX software will easily and quickly adapt with us for the long haul.”
Designed with over 40 years of combined higher education experience, Jenzabar JX serves institutions of any scale, from specialty and multi-campus schools to colleges needing multi-language and globalization capabilities. Jenzabar JX highlights include heightened enrollment management capabilities that provide tools to effectively drive outreach and engagement strategies. In addition, the Academic Management System enables administrators to budget, project, and plan academic programs and resources, saving institutions both time and money. Jenzabar JX accommodates students, alumni, faculty and staff with both online and mobile access to personal data and campus communications.