Panopto, CERNET Education form video platform partnership

Panopto and CERNET Education (CEREDU) have announced a partnership to provide local hosting and support services for Panopto´s leading video platform for education in China, the companies said.

Academic and educational institutions based in China can now easily manage, live stream, record, and share video with Panopto´s easy-to-use, integrated video platform. Panopto integrates with Blackboard, Moodle, and other learning management systems widely used by the schools. CEREDU will provide local hosting with high-speed network connectivity, along with technical support, billing, and other services.

Well established in the United States and Europe, Panopto uptake is growing in China. Customers in the region include NYU Shanghai, Schwarzman Scholars at Tsinghua University, United International College, Guizhou Department of Education, and Tianjin Municipal Education Commission.

Panopto helps universities and businesses create searchable video libraries of their institutional knowledge. Since 2007, the company has been a pioneer in video content management systems, video capture software, and inside-video search technology. Today, Panopto´s video platform is the largest repository of expert learning videos in the world. Headquartered in Seattle, with offices in Pittsburgh, Sydney, Hong Kong, Beijing, and London. Panopto has received industry recognition of its innovation, rapid growth, and company culture. For more information, visit www.panopto.com.

CERNET Education (CEREDU), established in January 2006, is the largest subsidiary of CERNET Corporation, which is the only enterprise that is directly managed by the Ministry of Education. CEREDU focuses on the development of education technology and international education.