Collabco, provider of myday announces third round of investment to develop their international sales, assisted by the robust and scalable environment of Microsoft Azure.
LIVERPOOL, UK – March 2016 – myday, the student portal from Collabco, is delighted to announce the injection of a third round of funding provided jointly by The North West Fund for Venture Capital, managed by Enterprise Ventures, and The North West Fund for Digital & Creative, managed by AXM in order to further grow their presence and sales in the international market.
Launched in 2011, myday is now used by 13 higher education institutions throughout the UK, as well as 30 plus schools and colleges, with recent customer wins including Falmouth, Highlands & Islands and Wolverhampton universities. The new funding will support its sales and marketing efforts and allow for continued development of the software, which is recognised in helping the student experience.
With the help of the robust and scalable environment of Microsoft Azure and multiple international data centres, customers worldwide will now be able to benefit from the revolutionary myday student portal.
Mark Francis CEO of Collabco is delighted with this latest news, “The further round of funding is fantastic news for us. We can continue to build the best myday product, also utilising and further building upon the Office 365 and Microsoft Azure platform, enabling us to reach the global education market.”
Anthony Salcito, Vice President of Worldwide Education, Microsoft Corp., commented, “This is fantastic news for Collabco, and it’s great that it is using the Office 365 and the Microsoft Azure platform to benefit the education space.”
Collabco, provider of myday, a customisable dashboard that collects, displays and pushes information from disparate IT systems. Learners can access the information they need to make a success of their learning, whilst enjoying a simple app-like experience from the device of their choice.
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For more information, please contact:
Rachel Pygott, Collabco, firstname.lastname@example.org 0845 050 7380