Orchard Software has received the "Ready" accreditation status for use with SMART Technologies Inc.'s SMART Board interactive whiteboard. SMART Technologies Inc. is the segment leader in the interactive whiteboard market. The company invites educational software publishers to participate in its Software Accreditation Program so that the interactive whiteboard maker's customers "know which content and software work best with SMART products." Approved publishers may display SMART Board interactive whiteboard logo art to indicate that their software satisfies the requirements of the program.
Orchard Software has been conferred “Friendly” status by Promethean, manufacturer of the Activboard interactive whiteboard. The “Friendly” designation by Promethean’s Software Accreditation Program signifies that a software product has undergone rigorous testing in a Promethean-enabled classroom environment and been determined both to operate with an interactive whiteboard and to add value to group teaching and learning.
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