Igroup in india balani infotech l.jpg
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 12

iGroup In India Balani Infotech PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 272 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

iGroup In India Balani Infotech. Kelvin Poh. iGroup APAC. 25 years providing and facilitating teaching and reference resources to the Academic community in APAC. Geographical Coverage with physical presence currently expanded to include:

Download Presentation

iGroup In India Balani Infotech

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Igroup in india balani infotech l.jpg

iGroup In IndiaBalani Infotech

Kelvin Poh


Igroup apac l.jpg

iGroup APAC

  • 25 years providing and facilitating teaching and reference resources to the Academic community in APAC.

  • Geographical Coverage with physical presence currently expanded to include:

    • China, Japan, Korea, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Vietnam, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Taiwan, India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Bangladesh

  • Staffing of over 500


Igroup apac3 l.jpg

iGroup APAC

  • Key Consortia Partners

    • CALIS (China)

    • JULAC (Hong Kong)

    • KESLI, KERIS (Korea)

    • CONCERT (Taiwan)

    • CAUL (Australia)

    • CDC (Malaysia)

    • MUA Consortium (Thailand)

  • Serving over 700 Higher Learning and Research Institutes APAC wide


Igroup apac4 l.jpg

iGroup APAC

  • Increasing Distribution partnerships with Publishers

    • Ejournals, Databases, e-Books

    • Increasing Reputation for Scholarly and Scientific societies, as well as University Press

  • Increasing involvement in publishing

    • Equity investments into existing publishing houses

    • Establishment of iGroup publishing arm

      • Helping smaller scholarly societies and Asian Universities publish electronically with low financial investment

      • Help promote Asian content to the global market


Igroup apac5 l.jpg

iGroup APAC

  • Increasing activities into Learning Resource Management and Teaching Applications

    • Plagiarism detection solutions

    • Federated Search Engines

    • Topical Teaching Software

  • ePreservation and ePublishing solutions

    • Scanning equipment, applications and services

    • Rare books digitization

    • Commercialise privately held collections


Igroup in india l.jpg

iGroup in India

  • Started in 2000

  • Limited distribution partnerships

  • Premise of focus on consortium based models

  • Representing not for profit society publishers


Igroup india l.jpg

iGroup India

  • Distributing for over 40 publishing partners

    Project Muse, Hein Online, Turnitin, OECD, IG Publishing, ASHRIDGE, ACM, Books 24X7, OSA, CINDAS, CRC-net BASE, Idea Group Inc. Electronic Resources, Informa Law, Cengage, American Chemical Society (ACS), MD Consult, Computing Reviews, Keesing’s, Live Maths, Palgrave McMillan, Oxford Univ Press, IEEE Computer Society, KluwerLaw Online, Physics Demo, BrititshStandard Institute, U.K., Karger, eBrary, Grokker, SPIE Digital Library, H.W. Wilson, WIPS, SPRINGER, Thieme, SIAM, iSino Law, Plunkett Research, Proquest, Columbia Univ Press, Project Euclid (Duke Univ)


Igroup india balani infotech l.jpg

iGroup IndiaBalani Infotech

  • Current Consortium Partners

    • AICTE-INDEST

    • INFLIBNET

    • HELINET

    • CSIR / DST

    • DELCON

    • BIT

    • LPS

    • DRDO


New directions l.jpg

New Directions

  • Increase coverage of eContent resources

    • More Societies and Univ Press

    • Ebooks

  • Increase customer support programs

  • Expand service portfolio


Igroup india balani infotech10 l.jpg

iGroup IndiaBalani Infotech

  • Increase in staffing count

  • More offices

  • Maintaining knowledge levels and continuing education programmes


Content delivery vs content management l.jpg

Content Delivery vs Content Management

  • Acquiring digital content resources

    • Get more

    • Pay Less

    • Implement

    • Educate

  • Managing the acquired resources

    • Federated Search

    • Web 2.0

  • Creating digital resources

    • Univ Publishing

    • Preservation

  • Integrating content, applications, learning management.

    • Plagiarism detection

    • Learning Management Systems

    • Teaching applications


Igroup india12 l.jpg

iGroup India

Thank you for the privilege of partnering your drive towards creating a digital learning environment.


  • Login