Burlington, Mass., Sept. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bridgeline Digital, Inc. (BLIN), provider of a leading, cloud-based Digital Experience Platform, announced today that the RMIT University Research Portal, powered by the Bridgeline OrchestraCMS Platform native on Salesforce, contributed to RMIT winning first place in the “Digital Transformation Project” category at the 2019 ISG Paragon Awards ANZ.
This prestigious award recognizes the successful collaboration that transformed the University’s digital capabilities, giving it the ability to drive a highly personalized and connected digital experience to students and staff members. The research portal is a key component to the digital transformation initiatives of RMIT University. The portal is designed to provide a central source of information, research articles and support for RMIT students and faculty throughout Australia and Europe.
“Research is fundamental to who we are and what we do at RMIT and that’s why we introduced this portal as one place to find the tools, information and support that researchers need in order to be effective. This project is a significant upgrade to the University’s digital presence and user experience,” said Tim Beevor, Chief Technology Officer for RMIT University. “Thanks to the OrchestraCMS platform and its partnership with Salesforce, Capgemini Australia and RMIT teams, we can expect this new portal to support improved student retention and global competitiveness, as well as provide our students the opportunity to be even more prepared for their careers post-graduation.”
“Bridgeline is proud that our OrchestraCMS software enabled such a leading University in technology and digital transformation to support their student and faculty research demands,” said Ari Kahn, CEO at Bridgeline. “Our OrchestraCMS platform enhances the Salesforce Community Cloud allowing our customers to create a community of personalized engagement for their internal teams and processes. This award is great validation of the strength of the OrchestraCMS platform and the success it drives for organizations looking to create connected and personalized portal experiences.”
ISG (Information Services Group) is a leading global technology research and advisory firm. A trusted business partner to more than 700 clients, including more than 70 of the top 100 enterprises in the world, ISG is committed to helping corporations, public sector organizations, and service and technology providers achieve operational excellence and faster growth. The winners for the ISG Paragon Awards™ ANZ were selected by an independent panel of industry experts with extensive experience in sourcing and technology. Read more on their website at www.isg-one.com.
RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. RMIT University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education, applied research, and engagement with the needs of industry and the community. RMIT is a world leader in Art and Design; Architecture; Education; Engineering; Development; Computer Science and Information Systems; Business and Management; and Communication and Media Studies.
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