CourseHero Chooses Adeptol Viewer To Offer Document Viewing Functionality

Santa Clara, CA (PressExposure) November 20, 2009 -- Course Hero, a Facebook Partner, is an inquiry-based learning network that attracts thousands of college students, educators and self-learners every day to publish, share and collaborate on academic resources online. Need lecture notes for a missed class or want insightful explanation of the theories and concepts you learn in class? Course Hero's Study Materials empowers users to find a broad and deep set of materials. Course Hero today announced that it has been using Adeptol Viewer for the last few months to offer document viewing functionality within it's learning network.

Adeptol Document Viewer is a light weight ajax and flash based viewer and enables any application to display and interact with different files. It is identical to any reader program, but adds high speed viewing of documents to the web applications easily. It also acts as a document container for embedding PDF, Office documents (including Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Project, and Microsoft Visio documents) in a custom form or Web page. CourseHero users can directly view millions of documents hosted in CourseHero network using the embedded Adeptol Viewer without the need to download any plugins, controls or active x components.

Andrew Grauer, Founder of CourseHero, praises the Adeptol Viewer: "We have been using Adeptol Document Viewer for a few months now, and it's ability to serve millions of documents from a single server with no problems is amazing. CourseHero has more than 5 million documents in the network today, and we needed a Viewer that was not only fast but capable of handling millions of documents being viewed at a single point in time. The Adeptol platform provides all that and support for more than 200 document formats."

CourseHero users can now easily upload and view documents right in any browser using the latest Web 2.0 AJAX techniques based Adeptol Viewer to preview virtually any content in the CourseHero network. The release of the CourseHero integration with Adeptol Viewer is already available to CourseHero users.

About Adeptol

Adeptol offers the industry's leading document viewing technology which can be embedded in any webpage or application or integrated with any process or system. The company's flagship product, Server Based Document Viewer uses AJAX and Flash technology to create fast rendering of documents on the fly and includes a unique set of capabilities to render, enrich and dynamically deliver content. On top of this platform, customers and partners have built information access and delivery solutions used by various industries, publishers, government agencies and other large enterprises to accelerate the viewing of documents. Adeptol is also the one of the first companies in the world to offer Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) based document viewing solution. For more information, go to []

About CourseHero
Course Hero’s mission is to facilitate the acquisition of knowledge through the open exchange of academic course materials. Course Hero provide’s a platform optimized for the aggregation, organization and distribution of educational content in order to deliver the right content to each student at the right time and helps build study tools around educational content that enables students to study smarter. For more information about the company and management, go to

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Press Release Submitted On: November 20, 2009 at 2:18 am
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