NUTRIKIDS Point Of Sale System Receives SIF 2 Certification

Jan 06, 2010, 12:19 ET from LunchByte Systems, Inc.

ROCHESTER, N.Y. and ADDISON, Texas, Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- LunchByte Systems, Inc. is proud to receive SIF (Schools Interoperability Framework) 2 Certification for their NUTRIKIDS® Point of Sale Software. LunchByte Systems worked closely with SIF agent partner Mizuni, Inc. to achieve certification. NUTRIKIDS POS Enterprise Version 2.x has been SIF 2 Certified for the SIF Implementation Specification v2.0r1 to better utilize the technology currently available to school districts.

"The certification of our SIF agent will provide our customers with seamless integration, offering a more efficient and accurate means of managing current data," said Colin Sheridan, President of LunchByte Systems. LunchByte Systems is proud to be an integral partner with school districts to use data and technology together to support the creation and delivery of nutritional meals to school children across the USA.

"Mizuni is pleased to have partnered with LunchByte Systems in the development and SIF 2 Certification process for the NUTRIKIDS SIF Agent," said Ignacio Ybarra, President of Mizuni Inc. "Utilizing the NUTRIKIDS SIF Agent will greatly improve interoperability for hundreds of districts."

With over 1,600 school districts utilizing the NUTRIKIDS POS solution, the ability to share data and communicate with other technology is essential within the schools IT structure. This interoperability between applications provides assurance that there is more accurate sharing of data from various sources.

About LunchByte Systems, Inc.

LunchByte Systems, Inc. has been developing software applications exclusively for the K-12 school food service market for over 20 years. During this time, they have become the industry leader for the School Food Service software segment. The NUTRIKIDS Menu Planning and Nutritional Analysis software has been the industry standard since its inception in 1989 and the "product of choice" for Nutrient Standard Menu Planning. Accordingly, these products have been implemented in over 8,500 school districts nationwide. The School Food Service market requires sensible technology in order to be successful. For more info see

About Mizuni, Inc.

Mizuni, Inc. was founded in 2004 with the vision of delivering world-class information management solutions to PK-20 Education. At Mizuni, we constantly strive to improve the quality of information used in the educational process in order to produce the highest quality educational experience for students. We believe the best way to improve education is to understand a student's present and past capabilities to properly create a challenging and achievable growth plan for the future. For more info see

About the SIF Association

The SIF Association is a unique, non-profit collaboration composed of over 2,300 schools, districts, states, US and International Ministries of Education, software vendors and consultants who collectively define the rules and regulations for educational software data interoperability. The SIF Implementation Specification enables diverse applications to interact and share data efficiently, reliably, and securely regardless of the platform hosting those applications. For further information, visit

    LunchByte Systems, Inc.
    550 Latona Road
    Rochester, NY  14626

    Mizuni, Inc.
    16901 N. Dallas Parkway, Suite 220
    Addison, TX 75001

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