The Higher Ed CIO’s 2021 Agenda: Business Leadership

The Higher Ed CIO’s 2021 Agenda: Business Leadership

Why Read This Research Moving from technical to business leader has been a topic of conversation for CIOs for several years, but not all higher education institutions nor all IT leaders have been prepared to make this shift. The COVID-19 pandemic has created a deeper understanding of technology’s role in all areas of an institution […]

Virtual Desktop and Apps: A Buyer’s Guide

Virtual Desktop and Apps: A Buyer’s Guide from Tambellini Group

Why Read This Research In spring 2020, higher education institutions closed campuses and transitioned to remote instruction because of COVID-19. Many IT leaders temporarily contracted or expanded licensing with virtual app and desktop providers to facilitate remote access. Today, having not returned to pre-pandemic activity, institutions need to explore sustainable, long-term virtualization solutions. The extended […]

What’s Trending: Video for Learning

What’s Trending: Video for Learning from Tambellini Group

Why Read This Research When COVID-19 triggered the near-universal adoption of synchronous video instruction, it forever impacted the industry and the higher education mindset on video-based learning. Video technologies that once supported predominantly asynchronous or synchronous activity now support both. The recent developments in video pedagogies and technologies present a challenge to campus IT leaders […]

Flywire Snapshot

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Why Read This Research Flywire focuses on optimizing the payment experience for students and creating efficiencies for institutions through automation. The foundation of Flywire’s electronic payment solution is its international payment and collection network. This snapshot provides quick facts about Flywire and offers insight about problems it solves, things to consider, best practices, integrations, and […]

Enterprise CRM Brief

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Why Read This Research Enterprise constituent relationship management (ECRM) systems are scalable platforms that support constituent relationships across small colleges to very large institutions with multiple schools, departments, hierarchies, and complex data and integration requirements. Unlike departmental CRM solutions that tend to focus on a specific line of business or functional area, ECRM systems offer […]

JJH Consulting

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Why Read This Research JJH Consulting has a wealth of experience advising all types and sizes of higher education institutions—from large, complex R1 and R2 schools to private, not-for-profit institutions—supporting finance, HCM, student, and CRM projects and assessments. JJH has worked with more than 30 institutions on QA projects and with more than 13 R1 […]

Unified Communications as a Service Brief

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Why Read This Research Today’s trend of offering services in the cloud is quickly becoming the de facto way of doing business. While no new significant additions have been added to the old Unified Communications offering, Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) provides institutions with new opportunities to create business process efficiency. The most common […]

How StarRez Brought Efficiency to Worcester Polytechnic Institute

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Why Read This Research Before deploying StarRez in 2013, Worcester Polytechnic’s processes for supporting student housing and related services were time-consuming for both staff and students. Residential Services staff spent considerable time manually entering student housing and meal selections into their existing system and generating billing charges from that system. Housing staff used three different […]

Okta Snapshot

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Why Read This Research Institutions are required to manage a broad set of complex roles and identities, at scale, to manage access to digital platforms. This has become increasingly difficult with the hundreds of products adopted at most institutions. The Okta identity and access management (IAM) solutions can reduce the burden of managing these platforms […]

Anthology CampusNexus Engage Helps Coppin State University Improve the Student Experience

Why Read This Research Coppin State wanted to increase enrollment and improve its first-year student experience, allowing the institution to increase student retention and graduation rates. Coppin looked at research data, which strongly indicates that retention rates are most impacted by students’ first-term experiences. Coppin was drawn to CampusNexus Engage because it is an enterprise-wide […]