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INTERNET | Internet Software & Services / Education & Training
edx.org

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Founded Year

2012

Stage

Acquired | Acquired

Valuation

$0000 

About edX

EdX is a joint partnership between The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University to offer online learning to people around the world. EdX will offer Harvard and MIT classes online for free. Through this partnership, the institutions aim to extend collective reach to build a global community of online learners and to improve education for everyone.On June 29, 2021, edX was acquired by 2U at a valuation of $600 to $800 million.

edX Headquarter Location

141 Portland Street 9th Floor

Cambridge, Massachusetts, 02139,

United States

Latest edX News

Rocket® EDX 6 Delivers Reliable, Cost-Effective EDI Cloud Managed Service

Aug 10, 2021

08/10/2021 | 08:33am EDT Message : Rocket EDX 6 allows organizations to quickly and efficiently onboard trading partners and business systems Rocket EDX 6 reduces total cost of ownership of Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), with fast return on investment Integrates with existing ERPs and supports commonly used EDI standards and communication protocols Full Story Rocket Software (Rocket), a global technology leader that develops enterprise modernization and optimization solutions for Fortune 500 companies and government agencies, today released enhancements to Rocket® EDX, an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) cloud managed service that lets users outsource all their global EDI requirements, day-to-day tasks, and change management needs to the proven EDI experts at Rocket Software. Users retain complete visibility while Rocket EDX ensures the mechanics of successful global EDI. Rocket EDX 6 provides a highly secure, on-demand solution for outsourcing EDI-related tasks, allowing users to focus on what they are experts in—their business. Rocket EDX integrates with users’ existing ERP and supports commonly used EDI standards and protocols, while the Rocket EDX Web Portal provides an intuitive, easy to use interface with operational and business-intelligence insights into EDI activity, ready to act upon. Further, the solution delivers end-to-end management of EDI B2B supply chain integration as a service, ensuring document flow with both EDI and non-EDI enabled trading partners anywhere, anytime. “EDX has become an essential daily tool for EVCO Plastics. Rocket’s experienced customer service team makes modifying the solution for our constantly evolving needs easy,” said David Wollin, Software Application Specialist at EVCO Plastics. “The EDX team is always there when we need them and, because they are so well-versed with the nuances of EDI, always adapts EDX to our specific requirements, making onboarding quick and enabling us to work with our trading partners in a timelier manner.” Research shows that cloud-based EDI solutions save an average of 25–75% in upfront costs, plus 50–75% in long term expenses like software updates and hardware upgrades. The Rocket EDX SaaS model provides a low entry cost to global EDI by removing the need for users to purchase and/or pay for servers, more hardware, translation and mapping software, and communications software and services. “In today’s rapidly changing business world, leaders must be able to react quickly to unforeseen issues and new opportunities as they arise, which requires investing in B2B integration solutions that allow them to integrate and do business with their key business partners, whether they are customers or suppliers, 24/7.” said P. Gary Gregory, President, Database and Connectivity Business Unit at Rocket Software. “Rocket EDX 6 provides reliable EDI as a service, helping customers stay a step ahead of their competition by streamlining integration with partners, a critical need in an increasingly interconnected business environment.” More information about Rocket EDX, visit the product page . About Rocket Software Rocket Software empowers organizations to create legendary impact in the world through innovation in legacy technologies. With deep expertise in IBM Z®, IBM Power®, and database and connectivity solutions, Rocket provides solutions that power tens of thousands of global businesses, solving real problems and making real-world impact. Rocket is a privately held U.S. corporation headquartered in the Boston area with centers of excellence strategically located throughout North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Rocket is a portfolio company of Bain Capital Private Equity. Legacy Powers Legendary™ © 2021 Rocket Software, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. Rocket® is a trademark of Rocket Software, Inc. and its subsidiaries, registered in the United States and other jurisdictions worldwide. All other trademarks cited herein are the property of their respective owners. View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210810005190/en/ © Business Wire 2021

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edX Patents

edX has filed 23 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • Mixed reality
  • Augmented reality
  • Virtual reality
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6/1/2018

11/16/2021

Mixed reality, Augmented reality, Virtual reality, Geolocation, Augmented reality applications

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6/1/2018

Grant Date

11/16/2021

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Related Topics

Mixed reality, Augmented reality, Virtual reality, Geolocation, Augmented reality applications

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