JISC inspires UK colleges and universities in the innovative use of digital technologies, helping to maintain the UK’s position as a global leader in education.
It is an amazing resource developed over the past 16 years in the UK. See http://www.jisc.ac.uk/aboutus.aspx
JISC is Joint Information Systems Committee. It is currently government funded, with $130m core funding to support Higher Education in the UK.
Presentation date: 10 June 2011 by Alastair Dunning, Digitisation Programme Manager, JISC