Adobe Showcases Solutions for eLearning at EDUCAUSE 2006

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Educators Can Create Richer and More Engaging Learning Experiences and Extend the Classroom with Adobe Technologies

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today at EDUCAUSE 2006 will highlight how educational institutions can extend learning beyond the campus with Adobe technologies. The combination of Adobe’s web conferencing, collaboration software and easy-to-use multimedia creation tools give educators the opportunity to focus on the practices of effective teaching and learning among distributed participants.

Acrobat Connect Professional – Provides all members of the academic community with a full-featured Web conferencing system that offers a rich set of collaboration tools such as chat, white boards, screen and document sharing. Acrobat Connect Professional software is effective for enabling virtual classrooms for large classes and seminars, on- or off-campus. It is ideal for bringing guest speakers to class, and is flexible enough for small group uses such as academic advising and eCoaching. It supports interactive multimedia including Adobe Captivate 2 and Adobe Flash® Professional as well as integrated telephony and Voice over Internet Protocol. In addition, the Adobe Acrobat Connect Collaboration Builder SDK provides a way to create custom interactive applications such as engaging learning games and simulations. Acrobat Connect Professional now integrates with Sakai for even more flexibility.

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