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Preventing Cyber-Attacks in Universities with Operational Collaboration
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Michael Corn, Deputy CIO & CISO, Brandeis University

University networks have long been viewed as poor models for information security. However in practice many of the challenges facing these networks (broad adoption of consumer-grade services and BYOD for example) are increasingly challenging...

How Intentionality Can Help Drive Strategic Wins and Institutional Success
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Thomas Skill, Associate Provost & CIO, University of Dayton

I frequently wince when I’m offered yet another opportunity for our enterprise IT operation to collaborate with a new campus partner. It’s not that I don’t value these relationships, but far too often, poorly conceived...

Higher Education's Secret Sauce: Cooperation and Collaboration
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Donald Z. Spicer, AVC & CIO, University System of Maryland

Given the competitive orientation of most corporations, the ability to cooperate and/ or collaborate is limited to close partners and suppliers. While higher education institutions compete for students, faculty, and research grants, the overall...

Cal State East Bay: A 21st Century Campus Embracing the Cloud
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Borre Ulrichsen, CIO & Associate VP of IT Services, California State University-East Bay

A Day in the Life of a 21st Century CIO As IT professionals in higher education, we are finding ourselves inundated with requests for new and improved IT services to meet the needs of our campus community. Given the place of universities in our...

IT Facilitating Teaching and Research
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Greg Smith, CIO, Missouri University of Science & Technology

I watched our talented students develop a user-friendly interface to load large data sets into their ParaView application so that we could visualize geophysical data via a high definition 3D display. This is representative for a heavily focused...

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