Mizuni Zone Integration Server
Since 2004, Mizuni has offered the best-in-class SIF-Certified Zone Integration Server (ZIS) for K-12 districts. The Mizuni ZIS enables real-time sharing of data between applications to eliminate redundant data entry and provide reliable and consistent information to inform instruction and increase student achievement.
A Zone Integration Server (ZIS) is the central middleware component of the Schools Interoperability Framework (SIF) Specification – the preeminent K-12 Education data standard for interoperability – and serves as the router of data between disparate district information systems. The Mizuni ZIS was designed to not only comply with the SIF specification but also to meet the most stringent performance and usability requirements.
The Mizuni ZIS is developed with Microsoft.NET technologies and utilizes Microsoft Windows Services, Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) and Microsoft SQL Server, resulting in an unparalleled Zone Integration Server proven in both small and large educational organizations. Mizuni provides best in class tools to integrate data from the following key district software applications.
Mizuni SIF Agents Include:
- Hayes Software TIPWeb
- HealthMaster HealthOffice
- Identity Manager for Microsoft Active Directory/Exchange
- LunchByte NUTRIKIDS POS
- Pearson PowerSchool SMS (formerly Chancery)
Key Benefits & Features:
Reliable data to inform instruction and increase student achievementWith the Mizuni ZIS, data is automatically updated, creating consistent and reliable information that the IT Staff can trust for accuracy and that educators can trust for informed decision-making
Lower Total Cost of OwnershipThe Mizuni ZIS is practically maintenance-free. The Mizuni ZIS communicates directly with the Mizuni Support systems, allowing Mizuni to monitor your solution and lower your ongoing staff maintenance costs.
Guaranteed Backward/Forward Version CompatibilityAlthough the SIF Specification does not guarantee compatibility between SIF versions, Mizuni does! The Mizuni ZIS allows SIF agents of different versions to seamlessly interoperate.