Administrative/Business Tools


Lucid's BuildingOS Unites Energy Data

Lucid is introducing BuildingOS, an "online operating system" for buildings. The new service can pull data from 150 meter types and building systems, including utility meters, building and lighting controls, sub-meters, onsite generation feeds, and plug loads meters.

Rapid Insight Adds Collaboration to Predictive Analytics Software

Rapid Insight, a provider of predictive analytics and data intelligence software, has updated its software to include new collaboration features and integration with big data tools.



Indiana Community College System Adopts Cost-Cutting e-Procurement Platform

To reduce purchasing costs, restructure the procure-to-pay process, and better serve its administrators and staff, Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana plans to implement a cloud-based e-procurement and management system.

University of Tennessee Inks New e-Procurement Contract

The University of Tennessee has completed a new procurement deal intended to streamline the institution's online procurement processes.

Hawai'i Pacific U Chooses E-Commerce System To Cuts Costs, Streamline Purchasing

In an ongoing effort to cut purchasing costs and streamline their procure-to-pay process, Hawai'i Pacific University plans to implement a cloud-based e-procurement and management system.

Blackboard Analytics Suite Expands Tools To Identify At Risk Students

Blackboard has announced new features in its Blackboard Analytics Suite, including analytics to identify at-risk students and to measure student success in developmental education programs.

Baton Rouge CC deploys Business Management Software To Manage Department Workflows

Baton Rouge Community College plans to implement business process management software that will automate and streamline the core workflow processes of its admissions, human resources, administration, and IT departments.

Tulane Adopts Cloud-based Admissions System

Tulane has reduced response time for acknowledging receipt of documents and applications from six weeks to 48 hours, thanks to its new cloud solution.

Colorado Business School Connects Students to Mentors with Updated Mentor Software

New updates to Chronus's mentor software enable Leeds School of Business to efficiently manage its three mentor programs.

Draper University Now Accepting Bitcoins for Tuition

Draper University in San Mateo, CA has started accepting bitcoins for tuition and recently processed its first bitcoin payment for its summer program, which starts later this month.