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Today’s edtech industry faces massive opportunities and major disruptions. A new generation of students and educators expect hyper-personalization, intuitive user interfaces and AI-led insights. Digital native challengers necessitate that edtech incumbents rapidly modernize their products or become obsolete. Bristlecone’s domain expertise, technical capabilities and process experience enable education technology companies to bring innovative products to market faster, capture a larger market share and embrace Education 4.0.


Key Challenges Reported by Edtech Leaders


User Experience


Scale and Reach


Leveraging Data and Analytics


Security Issues


Integration and Open Innovation


Power the future of your intelligent enterprise and create unmatched business value with our transformative industry solutions.

Learning Experience

  • Digital Native Experience
  • Adaptive Design
  • Omnichannel Experience
  • Accessibility Design and Testing
  • Assessment Systems
  • Content Authoring and QA
  • Course Catalog Management
  • Mobile and VR Experiences

Platforms and Cloud

  • Cloud Strategy and Architecture
  • Cloud Migration of Learning Platforms
  • Agile Product Development
  • Enhanced Compliance/Security
  • Scalability and Performance
  • Omnichannel Commerce
  • Content Delivery Strategy

Learning Insights and Data

  • Interactive Analytics Dashboards
  • AI-Led Content Personalization
  • Administrative Task Automation
  • AI-Enabled Teaching Assistants
  • Document Digitization
  • Data Quality and Transformation
  • Master Data Management and Governance
  • Customer Segmentation
  • Feature Usage Analytics

Learning Operations and Support

  • Content Authoring
  • Content QA
  • Video Content Development
  • Educator Technical Support
  • Standards Tracking

Open Innovation and Integrations

  • Deep Knowledge of Edtech and Ed-Fi Standards
  • Project Unicorn Pledge Signatory
  • API Management Platforms
  • EDI and API Integrations
  • Connectors and Adapters
  • Ecommerce, Subscription, Billing Integrations

Supply Chain

  • Optimize Learning Material Supply Chain Costs
  • Streamline Procurement Processes
  • Improve Supply Chain Visibility
  • Accelerate Transformation to Digital Supply Chain


Our Edtech Industry Solutions Drive Measurable Business Value


Acceleration in New Product Development Time


Increase in Educator Satisfaction Scores


Products Co-Created with Edtech Leaders


Increase in Back-to-School Adoption Rates


Improvement in Publication Supply Chain Efficiency


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Insights & Resources

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