Creating Amazing Learning Solutions that are Changing the Education Market
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Aref Matin, CTO, Ascend Learning

Challenges in you’re the industry: As decision makers in this industry, we understand the challenges in our own industry and usually have an architectural and tactical roadmap that we follow closely. This industry has many hard­ware,...

Cloud Computing- Revolutionizing the Education Industry
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Nelson C. Vincent, EdD, VP for IT and CIO, University of Cincinnati

Benefits of cloud computing for the education industry           Cloud computing allows students, faculty and staff to easily store, share, manage and access important documents and systems online...

The CIO of the New Digital Era
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Berhanu Tadesse, AVP for IT/Infrastructure Services, California State University, Fullerton

The role of the CIO has drastically evolved in the past few years. CIOs are no longer just responsible for the data center and the IT infrastructure; on the contrary, they are now sitting at the top table of the executive leadership team....

New Digital Strategies Depend on IT's Soft Skills
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Steven Burrell, VP for IT and CIO, Northern Arizona University

Higher education CIOs are transitioning from a focus on operating IT and more towards innovation and reengineering tasks in response to increased market competition for students, improved effectiveness around educational outcomes, and demands for...

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E-learning- The Changing Tide in Education
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Keith A Cronk, CIO, Harding University

“Elearning is changing. And, we will see new models, new technologies and designs emerge. So, let’s drop the “e”–or at least give it a new and wider definition.” “We need to bring learning to people...

Using Technology and Data to Enhance Student Success
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Chris Lee, Vice Chancellor - Information Technology Services, Institutional Research Assessment, Arkansas State University-Beebe

Chris Lee is Vice Chancellor of IT Services, Institutional Research Assessment, at Arkansas State University-Beebe, which uses Campus Management’s CampusNexus solutions to transform student success.  In the 2015 book,...

Mobility: Changing The Way Education is Imparted
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Cheryl Tiahrt, Director of IT, University of South Dakota

I expect the proliferation of Internet connected consumer devices to have a dramatic affect on IT services and support on our campus in the next few years. This is not a new trend, but the wave has not crested. We have seen two major trends in...

Education Adopting Latest Technologies
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Rama Dhuwaraha, AVC & CIO, University of North Texas System

The benefits of cloud computing for the Education industry can only be realized if we align our education and IT strategy. This alignment will help us improve outcomes in the quality of research and education. If cloud solutions are leveraged...

Cloud - A Game Changer for the Education Industry
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Diane Jones, Chief Information and Strategic Officer, Detroit Public Schools

Advances in IT applications are presenting the education industry with opportunities to leverage the power of IT to create new value through digital instruction. Technologies that enable education movement include cellular and wireless networks,...

Revamping the State of Higher Education with Technology
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Bob Lim, CIO, University of Kansas

There’s no shortage of challenges for CIOs in any industry, and just keeping pace with emerging technology can feel like an endless sprint. It’s difficult not to lose sleep over the day-to-day decisions of budgets, infrastructure,...

Preparing for a Smooth LMS Transition
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Sue Workman, VP & CIO, Case Western Reserve University

A well-planned learning management system (LMS) transition will provide many benefits to your learning community, potentially including reduced costs, increased adoption, simplification of technology and support infrastructure, and increased...

Answering Student and Faculty Demands through Data Warehouse Automation
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Chris Stewart, Director, Professional Services, WhereScape

By 2025, the world will be deluged with 163 ZBs of data. How much is that? Well, a single zettabyte is equal to 152 million years of ultrahigh definition 8K video. It's also the amount of data that can be stored on 250 billion DVDs. Now,...

Revolutionizing the Edutech Space
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Cody Down, CIO & Associate VP, Hawai‘i Pacific University

How have you seen the evolution of digital solutions in the education space? Are there any impactful initiatives you are currently overseeing? Hawai’i Pacific University is committed to providing our students with the technology and...

Why Now is the Time for Education Technology
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Amit A. Patel, Partner, Owl Ventures

At approximately $5 trillion, education is the second largest industry in the world, second only to healthcare. The lion’s share of that spend, close to 90 percent, is within the K-12 and post-secondary sectors, and the remainder is...

IT Does Matter in Education
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Rich Valerga, COO, Acero Charter Schools Inc

Nearly fifteen years ago Nicholas G. Carr proclaimed Information Technology inconsequential. Boldly, the title of his article, published in 2003 by Harvard Business Review, declared IT Doesn’t Matter. ”IT is best seen as the...

The Role of Technology on a Student-Centered Campus
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Donna Heath, Information Technology Services Vice Chancellor and Chief Information Officer, University of North Carolina at Greensboro

High quality post-secondary education has never been more important than it is today. At its core, the work of higher education institutions is to transform students into critical thinkers and lifelong learners who can and will actively engage...

Changing the Face of e-Learning Landscape
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Andrew Moore, CIO, Boulder Valley School District

How do you manage student data and assessment platform in your school district? My experience in the private sector before joining Boulder Valley school district has been instrumental in inclining my thought process and viewpoints towards...

The Need for Digital a Digital Transformation of College Campuses
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Bill Young, CISO, Butler Community College

In an attempt to avoid being too clichéd, I did not want to start this article off with one of those “when I was a kid” stories. Unfortunately, that is the only real way to bring this conversation into perspective, so here...

Creativity, Innovation and Inspiration Growing in the Toughest Droughts
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Brian Haugabrook, CIO, Valdosta State University

Role of a CIO Today The role of the CIO today has transitioned over time from a primary focus on technology to one of information. Early in my career IT infrastructure was a preferred area of expertise in many leadership roles in IT. While...

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