SOURCE: VivanTech


October 14, 2010 11:00 ET

VivanTech Unveils Industry's First iPhone Application for Remote Access of Kuali Capabilities

New Offering From VivanTech Answers Customer Demand for Secure, Mobile Access of Kuali Capabilities; Kuali Android Application in Development

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - October 14, 2010) - VivanTech, a premier Kuali commercial affiliate and developer of open-source software for the enterprise, today announced the industry's first mobile application for Kuali. VivanTech's new iPhone application empowers enterprise users to securely access Kuali capabilities on-the-go and from the convenience of their smart phones. Kuali is a growing community of universities, colleges, businesses, and other organizations that have partnered to build and sustain open-source software for higher education. With the new iPhone app, VivanTech is delivering on its strategy of developing expanded functionality, including mobile capabilities, for the Kuali community.

"The concept behind this mobile application was inspired by our deep experience with Kuali implementations and proven track record at educational institutions, such as the University of Southern California," said Dirk Merkel, CTO, VivanTech. "We are excited to announce the industry's first mobile application for Kuali, which we developed based on feedback from our customer base and a rapidly growing dependence on smart phones."

The Kuali iPhone app performs secure user authentication with the Kuali enterprise backend and features the ability to view or approve workflow items and other administrative transactions. Future product releases will add advanced Kuali functionality based on individual clients' needs. An Android version of the application is currently in development. The iPhone app is available immediately.

VivanTech will be demonstrating the new iPhone application at the upcoming Kuali Days Conference in San Diego, November 8-10, 2010.

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About VivanTech
VivanTech is a premier developer of open-source software for the enterprise. We provide strategic technology services to our clients, including some of the nation's top educational institutions, such as USC and Stanford. Our portfolio of services includes workflow automation, complex software development, technology assessment and planning, enterprise integration, and project management. VivanTech is headquartered in San Diego, Calif. For more information: 619-298-4824 x124 or

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