Frog and Planet eStream integrate to enhance workflow for mutual users
PRLog (Press Release) – Feb. 7, 2014 – BRADFORD, U.K. — Leading UK education solutions provider, Frog has completed a new integration with Planet eStream. This will facilitate seamless access for mutual clients to their Planet eStream media content via their FrogLearn Discover search.
The integration between Frog and Planet eStream is set to be released to all FrogLearn users by early March.
Planet PC is an innovative market leader in the supply of video technology solutions for the enhancement of video based learning in the education sector. Their solutions cover the entire spectrum of creative media from content acquisition and re-purposing, right through to archiving and distribution. Their Planet eStream product is a complete end to end content management and distribution system featuring media streaming, archiving, digital signage, IPTV, Freeview recording, lecture capture and lesson observation. Planet eStream has a rapidly expanding user base and this plug-in is one in a series of strategic integrations with many of the market leading VLEs, Library Management and Management Information Systems.
The past fourteen years have seen tremendous growth from Frog who has become one of the leading learning platforms with over 12 million students using the system worldwide. Developed using the latest technology, Frog is cost effective, time efficient and improves teaching and learning. One of its key benefits is its ease of use, empowering all staff, from novice to technically advanced, to create appealing resources via a simple drag and drop system. Frog enables students to continue with school work outside of the classroom, providing access to their resources 24/7.
Kate Lewis, Commercial Director at Frog commented “We are delighted to be partnered with Planet PC, an innovative market leader in the supply of video solutions designed specifically for education. The integration between FrogLearn and Planet eStream gives users the ability to dynamically search their Planet eStream archive from FrogLearn and pin and embed the content after previewing it. This integration supports teachers in doing what they do best – freeing them up to teach by giving them seamless access to the right media resource in real time.”
Wendy Robinson, Managing Director at Planet PC said “Our partnership with Frog, the multi award winning and pioneering learning platform specialist, is an exciting new development in our ongoing technical partnership strategy. Thanks to the collaboration between our development teams, mutual clients will soon be able to access their Planet eStream material via their FrogLearn Discover search, delivering an enhanced and integrated workflow, which we hope will prove to be a great benefit.”