Information systems / technology

As the ed-tech sector swells, can vendors deliver results?

As the ed-tech investment community gathers at the Education Innovation Summit for a fifth year, some attendees are growing impatient about the lack of results.

ICANN's personalized domain names attracts little interest from higher education

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The Internet will soon be flooded with personalized domain names, but the near-$200,000 price tag appears to have scared colleges and universities away.

Lynn University to drop Blackboard Learn in favor of iTunes U

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The iPad-embracing Lynn University will drop its current learning management system, Blackboard Learn, in favor of Apple's iTunes U.

Market forecast predicts major growth within LMS industry

A new market forecast suggests learning management systems won't just survive for another five years -- they'll thrive.

Survey shows IT as a service dominates top priorities among university IT officials

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The 2013 Campus Computing Survey shows officials minimizing the role of individual technologies to focus on IT as a service for faculty development and student success.

As colleges prepare for major software upgrades, Kuali tries to woo them from from corporate vendors

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As colleges replace aging campus management software, billions will be spent. Can open-source Kuali save money, and gain traction against corporate competitors?

Faculty group criticizes role of private money in higher education

A national group of faculty leaders urges more scrutiny of private money in higher education to avoid a potential crisis down the road.

With malicious attacks on the rise, universities seek security

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The number of malicious attacks colleges and universities are bombarded with has increased exponentially over the last decade, but so have institutions' means of fighting back.

After weeks of delays, San Jose State U. releases research report on online courses

San Jose State's study of its work using MOOCs to teach some course points to many problems not mentioned in last month's optimistic update.

Wireless devices weigh down campus networks

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Smartphones, laptops, tablets -- students are bringing more and more wirelessly connected devices to college, causing major headaches for college and university CIOs.

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