University Business Magazine Names Kivuto's Platform as a "Reader's Choice Top Product for 2014"

OTTAWA, Jan. 7, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kivuto's Electronic License Management System (ELMS) has been recognized for making a positive difference on college campuses by the higher ed leaders who named it University Business magazine's "Readers' Choice Top Products" for 2014.

ELMS supports a growing network of over 60,000 academic and commercial organizations and departments, and millions of transactions annually in 195 countries in several languages. ELMS is an all-in-one solution - providing user verification, account management, e-commerce, secure distribution, reporting and more in a cloud-based environment engineered for complex distribution and management of digital goods. Used by schools and software publishers worldwide including Microsoft, Parallels, VMware, IBM, Adobe, and more, ELMS ensures software and other digital assets are distributed to the right customers under the right terms and conditions.

"We are continually improving our platform to accommodate the needs of our customers – from academic institutions to publishers and content owners within an always-changing industry," said Rick White, COO. "The UB Readers' Choice Top Product award showcases our expertise and ability to remain relevant in the higher education industry and our commitment to help simplify the complex distribution and management needs of academic organizations with affordable solutions."

The winners, selected by University Business' editors from hundreds of nominations, were products that received the highest number of nominations and best descriptions from higher ed leaders. The Readers' Choice Top Products has been announced online and in the January 2015 issue of University Business magazine.

University Business' Readers' Choice Top Products award program informs higher ed leaders about products their colleagues around the country are using to help their campuses excel in a variety of areas, such as technology, sustainability and academic instruction.

"All of our 2014 honorees should be very proud of their success," says JD Solomon, University Business's editorial director. "We hope that all of our readers continue to be inspired and find innovative ideas from their peers who have had successful product implementations."

About Kivuto

Kivuto Solutions is the world's leading provider of advanced digital distribution and management solutions that enable the secure delivery of digital goods to individuals, businesses, and organizations anywhere in the world. Kivuto simplifies the process of delivering any digital good to any market under virtually any terms and conditions. Over 60,000 academic institutions and departments trust Kivuto to manage and distribute software to their students, faculty and staff. The company distributes software in 195 countries and supports 14 languages.

About University Business

University Business is the most widely received, most regularly read publication for higher education leaders at two- and four-year colleges and universities nationwide. UB provides cutting-edge coverage of higher education technology, news, finance, policy, profiles and more to this exclusive audience across print, digital and in-person event platforms, including the annual higher ed technology conference, UBTech, and the new student success conference, UBThrive. Independent surveys have proven that year after year, no other higher education management publication matches the reach, readership and audience engagement of University Business. For more information, visit

CONTACT: Katie Hulan Campaign Manager, Marketing Services 613.526.3005 x 125 khulan@kivuto.comSource: Kivuto Solutions