Weekly Brief


Weekly Brief

Thursday, August 13,2020

Feature of the Week

The world is seeing the way the education system is evolving and progressing. While we all live in an era that pronounces digitalization wholly, almost every business from almost every industry is riding the waves of the internet and all the goodness  Read more
While interacting with the university, whether going to the library, logging into their virtual learning environment, or submitting their online assessments, students leave the digital data. This often unused data on servers and databases can be util  Read more
The world is excited to welcome the advancements in technology. Although the community of learners took a decent amount of time to accept the mode of digital education, technology experts who are innovating in the realm of technology are increasingly  Read more

CIO Viewpoint

By Elias G. Eldayrie, VP & CIO, University of Florida  
The changing environment in education is continuously moving towards greater reliance on technology for engagement and delivery methods requiring speed, agility, variety and reliability.  Read more
By Steve Smith, CIO, Cambridge Public Schools& Founder, Student Data Privacy Consortium  
If your district is one of the many districts that have not yet addressed student data privacy at the classroom level, now is the time you will want to get started. It is better to be proactive than to wait until you have to respond to an unpl  Read more

Featured Vendors

By Vegard Sivertsen, CEO  
Provides an easy to use and reliable end to end e-assessment platform to simplify the process of digital examinations  Read more
By Arif Joarder, President  
Orbund is a web-based Student Information System (SIS) with integrated CRM and Learning Management for higher education, including training institutes, career schools, and traditional colleges and universities. Founded in 2003 and headquartered in...  Read more
By Martin Dougiamas, Founder and CEO  
Moodle is an open-source flexible and collaborative learning platform that empowers educators and teachers to create a learning environment tailored to the needs of their end-users. Moodle has been able to empower educators across different...  Read more

CXO Insights

By Peter Wallis, Director, Learning Systems, Instructional Excellence,& Assessment / Academic Excellence, UW Continuum College  
Academic and business-oriented Learning Management Systems (LMSs) are controlled by a powerful,...  Read more
By Joe Johnson, Director of Cloud Strategy, University of Wisconsin–Madison  
To many CIOs, SaaS applications offer the allure of rapid implementations with fast return on...  Read more