History of myCampus and Kryptos Mobile
In 2003, a consortium consisting of leading research universities including Kansas State University, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Nevada, Las Vegas and Washington State University joined forces to create myCampus, a shared repository of Oracle Portal and uPortal portlets that integrated to commonly used applications such as Blackboard, Banner, Colleague and Peoplesoft so that each institution could avoid reinventing the wheel. In 2006, myCampus introduced a reference higher education enterprise portal implementation, based on Oracle Portal, that included a shared repository of portlets. By 2009, over 250 colleges and universities around the world including Queensland University of Technology, Imperial College London and Indian Institute of Management had implemented the myCampus enterprise portal. In 2008, myCampus was renamed to LookingGlass and was transitioned to a cloud-based service hosted in Amazon’s AWS.
In 2010, a consortium consisting of leading colleges including Boston College, Rochester Institute of Technology, Foothill-De Anza Community College District and Washington State University, joined forces to create Kryptos Mobile, a cloud-based, self-service mobile app platform that enabled colleges to create and deliver apps to an increasing smartphone-savvy students. The Kryptos Mobile platform included an app store that included apps that integrated with appliations such as Canvas, Blackboard, Desire2Learn, Moodle, Blackboard, Banner, Colleague and Peoplesoft and enabled colleges to share apps with each other. Over 200 colleges had adopted Kryptos Mobile worldwide. In 2015, the Govenment of India entered into an agreement with Kryptos Mobile to modernize over 25,000 colleges and universities in India.
2016 Merger of LookingGlass and Kryptos Mobile
In 2016, LookingGlass and Kryptos Mobile merged with the vision of providing one cloud-based platform that would deliver a seamless, integrated, and personalized student engagement and student information system on smartphones and web browsers.
2017 Unifyed Announced
In 2017, after a majority vote by its customers, Unifyed was officially launched with a vision of providing a next-gen student information system.
“To empower higher ed institutions by providing next-gen technology solutions
to increase student engagement and international enrollment.”
15 years of experience with EdTech startups, venture capital and social activism.
25+ years of experience in higher ed. Founder and ex- CEO, Campus Mgmt. Corp. where he grew company from a startup to a $50+ M. in revenue generating company.
Accomplished senior IT Executive with more than 27 years of experience. Have held leadership positions, with significant achievements across IT Business Operations at organizations like Ramco®, Capgemini®.
Chief Product Officer
25+ years of experience in higher education. Served as CIO at Curry College.
15+ years of experience in marketing and sales and has gained expertise in diverse customer success & sales space, inclusive of leading varied areas like P&L responsibility and management.
Chief Financial Officer
Senior finance leader with a strong 20+ year track record of experience across India, USA and Canada.
Creative, results-focused attorney with general counsel and first chair experience. Excellent writing, advocacy, and organizational skills; aptitude for finding solutions and enhancing operational workflow.