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CIO Series: Higher Education Technology Leaders 2017

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Who is in line to become the next generation of higher education CIOs? What skills and experiences are expected of these future leaders? How do they develop those required skills and experiences? The Higher Education Technology Leaders report, created by Center for Higher Education Chief Information Officer Studies (CHECS), answers these questions. This research report provides insight into who technology leaders are, what they are doing, and if they are pursuing a CIO position as well as highlights the need to increase efforts in developing and mentoring technology

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CIO Series: The Higher Education Chief Information Officer 2017

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The CIO position has evolved into an accepted and traditional role at higher education institutions as technology has become a permanent fixture throughout most U.S. institutions. This report, created by Center for Higher Education Chief Information Officer Studies (CHECS), examines the evolution of the CIO role and the responsibilities that CIOs undertake within an institution. The 2017 report highlights important developments such as the lack of diversity for CIOs, the graying of the profession, and the fact that a degree in business is second only to a degree

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Women in Technology Leadership

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For years, our society has encouraged girls to study math and science and to pursue technology careers. Yet, women are a minority in technology fields, and executive offices are still extremely difficult for women to attain. The Tambellini Group explores the barriers that impact women from attaining the same representation levels and statuses of men in the technology industry—including in higher education. Through online surveys and one-to-one interviewers with CIOs and technology leaders in higher education, data from U.S. government research, and other reliable

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Selecting a CRM for a Higher Education Institution: Five Questions to Ask

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This report examines selecting a CRM—constituent relationship management —for a higher education institution. To be successful, institutions must deliver personalized constituent service with a modern, engaging user experience. This is imperative not only for student recruitment and retention goals, but also to remain engaged with alumni and the community, and to attract and retain expert faculty and quality staff. However, the complexity of CRM alternatives in higher education has many institutions puzzled. With this report, The Tambellini Group offers

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Vendor Profile Series: Bridging Higher Education ERP and SIS Gaps with Salesforce

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Higher education institutions are finding new and innovative ways to use Constituent Relationship Management (CRM) to improve and optimize the student lifecycle. Based on The Tambellini Group research, readers of this report will gain an understanding of the myriad of ways that institutions use Salesforce to address key aspects of the student lifecycle. One compelling aspect of Salesforce for institutions is that it integrates well with legacy ERP/SIS and modern cloud solutions. In addition, the report covers the following topics: technical overview of Salesforce

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Cybersecurity Series: GDPR and Higher Education Institutions

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Few issues keep higher education executives awake at night more than data privacy. As the new European data protection law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), comes into effect on May 25, 2018, higher education institutions must position themselves to mitigate risk and strengthen compliance efforts. This comprehensive and complex law covers all processing of personal data, not just data that could be considered private. With this report, The Tambellini Group addresses what higher education needs to understand about GDPR, including how it impacts

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2017 Student Information Systems U.S. Higher Education Market Share, Trends, and Leaders Report [Annual Report]

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In this ninth annual edition, The Tambellini Group (TTG) examines the vendor SIS market share, purchasing trends (by type and size of institution), market sector strengths, overviews of solutions and services, 2016–2017 product announcements, product positioning and direction, institutional selections, deployment trends, implementation approaches and partners. The report explores the arrival of modern student systems that are technically architected for cloud deployment and specifically designed for the modern constituent. It also focuses on systems

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Upgrade or Replace Series: Comparing an Ellucian Banner XE Upgrade to Oracle Higher Education Cloud Migration

With the announcement of Ellucian XE and most recently Ellucian Ethos, Banner institutions are faced with the decision whether to stay with Ellucian and upgrade to Banner XE (version 9.0) and Ethos or to replace Banner with a modern cloud-based ERP and/or SIS/Student solution.

This report represents the culmination of hundreds of hours of TTG research from numerous consulting engagements, briefings with Ellucian and Oracle, briefings with Ellucian and Oracle products/services partners, and interviews with Oracle and Ellucian client institutions, and it is written specifically for… Read More

The Higher Education CIO: Roles and Effectiveness

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The CIO position has evolved into an accepted and traditional role at higher education institutions as technology has become a permanent fixture throughout most U.S. institutions. This report, created for The Tambellini Group by Center for Higher Education Chief Information Officer Studies (CHECS), examines the evolution of the CIO role and the responsibilities that CIOs undertake within an institution. The 2016 report highlights important developments such as the ongoing increase of female CIOs, the graying of the profession, and the fact that a degree in business

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2016 Student Information Systems U.S. Higher Education Market Share, Trends, and Leaders Report [Annual Report]

In this annual report, The Tambellini Group (TTG) profiles the top vended SIS solutions in 2015 and the vendors to watch over the next 12 months. The report provides detailed analysis and trends over the past eight years of the SIS selections by size and type of institution.

Vendor details include vendor strengths, recent developments, solution overviews, product roadmaps and implementation approach. For vendors with third party implementation partners, these partners are profiled to provide decision makers with an overview of the implementation partners.

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