Hiflex Recognized for Contribution to Clemson University
About Clemson University
Clemson University was established in 1889 after Thomas Clemson bequeathed a large sum of his estate to higher education in an attempt to improve the economic situation of South Carolina after the damage done during the Civil War. The institution offers countless opportunities for students, faculty and community members to participate in decades of tradition, improve quality of life for their surrounding communities and pursue academic endeavors.
The Department of Graphic Communications at Clemson is the Ivy League of Print and Graphic teaching institutions whose name appears with the top North American Printing and Graphic programs such as RIT, Cal Poly, NYU and Ryerson University in Toronto. The Graphic Communications department offers real print industry experience throughout their numerous classes and via the internships that students are required to complete. Graduates leave the college armed with the knowledge and experience they have accumulated, thoroughly prepared to enter the world of print.
Clemson is the preeminent institution in the Southeast, enrolling more than 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 70 different countries. The U.S. News and World Report ranks Clemson as the 22nd best Public Institution, having rapidly increased its ranking over the past few years with all signs pointing to attaining their goal of becoming a top 20 school in the very near future. Clemson scores well above the national average on annual student engagement and satisfaction surveys, has a low student-to-faculty ratio, and enjoys high retention and graduation rates. Clemson grads typically achieve a 95% placement upon graduation and pick from the industry's top jobs in key management positions.
Hiflex in Brief
Hiflex is an international software provider developing sophisticated solutions for commercial and technical process automation in the print and media industry: HIFLEX MIS (Management Information System), as a fully JDF-compliant solution which models and supports all business processes in printing houses and media companies. It is subdivided into the business areas Office and Factory. Hiflex Print Support is a high performance web-based procurement system providing print and media purchasers with a highly developed tool to organize their familiar procurement processes more efficiently. HIFLEX Webshop is a unique, open Web2Print solution with integrated product configuration and online quotation generation for custom formats.