The extraordinary effort by the Internet2 community has driven forward the emergence of a ‘research and education’ cloud to complement commercial and ‘government’ clouds.
In 1801, James Pillans, a geography teacher and the headmaster at The Old High School in Edinburgh, Scotland introduced a breakthrough educational technology, the slate blackboard.
In a central IT department, someone has to build the strategic plan, manage the prioritization process, start and finish projects, and ensure that the customers get what they need.
Our team at Georgia Tech’s Center for 21st Century Universities (C21U) spends a great deal of time thinking about the alliterative “triple threat” faced by higher education: affordability, accessibility, and achievement.
The biggest challenge to adopting new technologies at a large institution such as Georgia State is not finding functioning systems.
The intelligent agents work to improve graduation, retention and progression rates by engaging students intrusively.
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The advent of the “cloud” has come as part of an evolution in IT services. The cloud, as it is used today, refers to those services provided on the Internet, seemingly in a place unknown, by people unseen.