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Our Platform

Available as all-in-one solutions driving the delivery of software, cloud, and eText resources or through separate modules, our distribution and management platform is the most flexible, scalable and customizable on the market. To learn more about our platform, please contact us.

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Our Platform

Available as all-in-one solutions driving the delivery of software, cloud, and eText resources or through separate modules, our distribution and management platform is the most flexible, scalable and customizable on the market. To learn more about our platform, please contact us.

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Verification Engine

Ensure that only verified academic users get access to products with the Kivuto Verification Engine. Available as part of the overall Kivuto platform or as a standalone, white-labelled service, Kivuto’s Verification Engine leverages deep integrations with academic institutions worldwide to verify users in real-time.

  • Supports multiple user verification methods that allow students to quickly sign in using their academic credentials (e.g. Single Sign-On through Federated Identity systems and user directory integrations)
  • Supports academic verification worldwide
  • Offers white label support
  • Can be implemented pre-purchase, during the purchase process or post-purchase as required

Policy Enforcement

Our Policy Enforcement module ensures that users meet the terms and conditions set out for them prior to purchase. From digital signatures to purchase restrictions to subscription management, this module ensures policies are met and that leakage is minimized.

  • Digital signatures to custom acceptance forms and EULAs
  • Quantity restrictions
  • Geo-blocking & Denied Persons Screening
  • Subscription management
  • Cross-offering restrictions

Secure Digital Distribution

We support numerous means of resource delivery, including cloud provisioning, secure downloads and/or physical shipments to reduce piracy and to ensure only eligible users have access to files or access codes.

  • Secure key distribution and inventory management
  • Integrated with third-party cloud platforms for automated user management and license provisioning
  • Custom branded Secure Download Manager with controls for quantity and bandwidth
  • Time expiring URL options available
  • Multiple secure hosting options
  • Global download server pool
  • Supports both Windows and Mac operating systems

E-Commerce

Our e-commerce payment module supports multiple payment methods and currencies to enable commerce worldwide.

  • Supports digital payment and settlements in 180+ countries
  • Allows payment using both global and local payment types, customized to the market and geography
  • Accepts payment in all major currencies
  • Certified PCI compliant

Reporting System

Get access to detailed, real-time and on-demand reporting.

  • Financial reporting, user reports, distribution reports and more
  • Real-time, on-demand reports
  • A comprehensive reporting system with centralized and localized auditing capabilities

Resource Adoption System

Manage digital textbooks, request course material from publishers, and more with the Resource Adoption System. Using a collection of over 10,000 electronic textbooks from over 30 publishers, faculty can browse and select eTexts to use in their courses.

  • A web-based repository of all publishers’ resources (print and digital) available to higher education
  • Based on Online Information Exchange (ONIX) 2.0 and 3.0 standard with extensive metadata on each resource, including title, author, text description, table of contents, ISBN, and suggested retail price
  • Features an administrator panel to add local resources or product catalogs from smaller publishers
  • Features a web-based dashboard with multi-user level access to adopt texts and other course-related resources
  • Enables direct faculty-to-publisher communication and resource requests
  • Provides program-level view and report generation for all resource adoptions
  • Enables administrator oversight and final adoption approvals

eReader Apps

Our eReader apps (available online and for Windows, Mac, iOS and Android) were designed with accessibility and the student learning experience in mind.  Users can sync their libraries across multiple devices, bookmark pages, highlight text, make notes, and share their highlights and notes with other users.  Our eReader apps provide a seamless user experience both online and offline, foster collaboration, and improve communication between students and faculty.

To learn more about how our eReader apps are used in our Texidium eText delivery solution, click here.

  • Takes advantage of the most current ePub standards and interactive eText formats
  • Highlight text, bookmark pages, and make notes in eTexts
  • Get eReader apps for Windows, Mac, iOS and/or Android
  • Sync multiple devices of various types to one account
  • Search books and notes for key terms with ease
  • Organize notes with customizable, color-coded highlight categories
  • Toggle highlight visibility on/off
  • Open multiple books simultaneously
  • Copy and paste text with attribution
  • Read even when offline
  • Watch videos and listen to audio within the eReader
  • Open URLs found within eTexts
  • Print pages from eTexts
  • Navigate chapters with ease
  • Choose from multiple reading modes
  • Download eTexts from the cloud in the background
  • Sort and organize your Library
  • Manage digital rights (AES-128 encryption, perpetual or time-limited licenses)
  • Can be white labeled to customize for your organization