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The Business Case for eLearning

The Business Case for eLearning

Patti P. Phillips, President & CEO, ROI Institute, Inc. and Jack J. Phillips, Chairman, ROI Institute, Inc.

The owners of eLearning have a fear that the business results may not be there, so they prefer not to measure at that level.

  • Big Data Collection Opportunities and Problems in Higher Education

    Linda Hartford, CIO, Ellucian

    The term “Big Data” has become ubiquitous in higher education, especially around discussions of using data to help with student success.

  • Getting past the "Woo" of the Pitch, and Avoiding the "Woes" of Technology Implementation

    Sheri Barrett, Director, Office of Assessment, Evaluation and Institutional outcomes at Johnson County Community College Contributor

    From whiteboards to Learning Management Systems (LMS), and from spreadsheets to enterprise systems, how higher education manages data and records has dramatically changed.

  • Cybersecurity Metrics to Help Drive Strategy

    Don Welch, CISO, Penn State University

    Cybersecurity in education is hard, we face the same threats that industries like finance and the defense industrial base do, except we face them with a culture that prizes openness, privacy and agility as well as decentralized operations.

  • Moving from Understanding to Actionable

    Matthew Anson, Associate Director for Institutional Research and Assessment at the University of Lowa

    While many knowledgeable readers may focus on the “systemic collection” portion of her definition, the better effort can be spent pondering the “resources available” component.

High Performance Computing-Our Path to Success

Joe Gargiulo, CIO, Southern Methodist University

It’s interesting to be involved with HPC and to watch how it is transforming so many industries and disciplines.

The Need for Partnership Between IT and Information Security

The Need for Partnership Between IT and Information Security

Tom Dugas, AVP/CISO, Duquesne University

If the partnership between IT and Information Security is established with the goal to...

The CIO of the New Digital Era

The CIO of the New Digital Era

Berhanu Tadesse, AVP for IT/Infrastructure Services, California State University, Fullerton

The role of the CIO has drastically evolved in the past few years.

Redefining Education Industry with Cloud Computing

Redefining Education Industry with Cloud Computing

Michael Mundrane, CIO & Vice Provost, University of Connecticut

On some level, cloud computing is nothing more than outsourcing with finer granularity and...

Strike the Right Balance between Scale and Local Innovation

Nelson C. Vincent, EdD, VP IT & CIO, University of Cincinnati

Cloud computing allows students, faculty and staff to easily store, share, manage and access important documents and systems online anytime, anywhere, from any device.

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