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Leading e-Transcript Services Avow, Credentials Solutions, and Docufide Announce OpenSPEEDE Collaboration

Consortia-Supported OpenSPEEDE Server to Succeed “Texas Server” as Shared, Multi-Service Gateway for Electronic Transcript EDI Exchange   SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.– Leading eTranscript service providers Parchment (operator of Docufide and Avow), and Credentials Solutions today announced a joint collaboration to implement OpenSPEEDE, an AACRAO SPEEDE compliant Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) gateway. The goal of OpenSPEEDE is to … Keep Reading

Parchment Raises $23.5 Million to Expand Investment in its Industry-Leading e-Transcript Credentials Network

The Raine Group Joins GSV Capital and Existing Syndicate of Leading Education Investors; Jeff Sine to Join Parchment Board of Directors   SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Education credentials data pioneer Parchment Inc. has raised $23.5 million in its Series D round of funding led by The Raine Group. Joining Raine were GSV Capital Corp.; Deborah Quazzo, an education … Keep Reading

New Research Study Documents Operational Efficiencies and Other Benefits of Shift to e-Transcripts

White paper from Eduventures outlines how e-Transcripts benefit education providers, students, alumni and employers based on early adopters’ experiences SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – As postsecondary institutions seek to implement new practices that ensure high-quality education despite significant economic pressures, research and consulting firm Eduventures has released a white paper identifying electronic transcript (e-Transcript) exchange as a … Keep Reading

Parchment Enhances its Industry-Leading e-Transcript Exchange Platform With Analytics Tools

Parchment expands product suite with new offering that redefines enrollment analytics; updates Docufide to improve usability, automation and intelligence   SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Parchment Inc., the education credentials data pioneer, today announced major updates to Docufide® by Parchment™, the industry-leading e-Transcript exchange platform, and Parchment.com, where learners can create personal credentials accounts. These updates come … Keep Reading

Parchment Merges Docufide With Avow Systems to Create Largest Electronic Transcript Network Linking Schools and Universities

10/03/12 Combined platforms enable high schools and colleges to efficiently and securely exchange e-Transcripts with any other institution   SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.  – Parchment Inc. today announces the acquisition of Avow Systems, Inc., merging two of the leading electronic transcript (e-Transcript) platforms – Docufide® serving 30 percent of U.S. secondary schools and Avow Systems serving nearly … Keep Reading

‘Quiet Revolution’ Gains Momentum as Parchment Delivers 4 Millionth e-Transcript

09/20/12 SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -Driven by an expanding network of secondary and postsecondary education providers, Docufide® by Parchment™ has now exchanged more than 4 million electronic transcripts (e-Transcripts). The industry-leading e-Transcript exchange network doubled the volume of e-Transcripts delivered in each of the past four years, and year-over-year growth is expected to double again in 2012. Institutions tapped Docufide … Keep Reading

Parchment Inc. Selected by Pennsylvania Department of Education to Lead PA eSTARS Initiative

Now Partnering with Seven State Education Agencies while Increasing Direct Sales, Parchment’s Momentum Builds in Secondary and Postsecondary Markets   SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Parchment Inc., the education credentials pioneer, and the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) announce the Pennsylvania Electronic Student Transcripts And Records System (PA eSTARS), a statewide network that will enable Commonwealth schools to … Keep Reading

Parchment Releases 2nd Annual ‘Student Choice College Rankings’

Unique Ranking System allows comparisons between all colleges based on where students actually choose to enroll   SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Parchment Inc. today released its 2013 Student Choice College Rankings, the only system that compares colleges based on actual acceptance and enrollment data. Compared to the 2012 rankings, Massachusetts Institute of Technology is now ranked in … Keep Reading

Education Innovator Ted Mitchell Joins Parchment Board of Directors

Parchment adds Mitchell, president and CEO of NewSchools Venture Fund, to board; Former Blackboard executive Rajeev Arora named VP of marketing   SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Parchment Inc. announces the appointments of Dr. Ted Mitchell as a member of the board of directors and Rajeev Arora as vice president of marketing.   With extensive experience leading innovation in … Keep Reading

Parchment Offers Colleges Full Integration Support For Industry-Leading Student Information Systems

IData Partnership Combines Largest e-Transcript Solution Docufide with Middleware Client to Provide Unparalleled Integration and Automated Data Transfer, Reducing Administrative Burden.  SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (May 21, 2012) – Transmitting transcript and other education credentials data between disparate student information systems often creates headaches and delays for college administrators. Through a new partnership with IData, Parchment Inc. is simplifying … Keep Reading