Administrative/Business Tools


Kennesaw State U Adds Business Intelligence Software To Manage Growth

Kennesaw State University has adopted a business intelligence suite to streamline human resources processes and improve decision making to keep up with rapid growth.

San Juan College To Connect Business Analytics Across Departments

San Juan College, a community college in New Mexico, is implementing business analytics software to share data across departments.



Brief: U Texas-Pan American Deploys New Business Software

UTPA has implemented new financial and human resources payroll software in an effort to accommodate expected growth in enrollment and the launch of new academic programs.

Ellucian Releases Institutional Performance Management

Ellucian has launched a new strategic analysis and performance management tool for higher education that's designed to link data across disparate systems campuswide.

Northern Illinois U Implements 2 Database Machines To Support Administrative Systems

Northern Illinois University has consolidated its PeopleSoft applications onto two Oracle Exadata Database Machines. The new system helped the university reduce IT maintenance costs while boosting performance and reliability.

Ellucian Mobile Adds iOS 7 Compatibility Improves Support for SQL Server and Oracle Databases

Ellucian has updated its mobile campus app development platform, Ellucian Mobile. The company revealed the update at the Educause 2013 conference.

50+ Percent Off! The Walmart of Education

No, it's not about forcing the little guys out of business! Calvin College Senior Instructional Designer Daniel Christian explains a strategy that, with the use of technology, he hopes would result in a 50 percent or more savings to students on a higher education.

Portland State U Selects Purchasing Application for Campus-Wide Spend Management

In an effort to trim costs, streamline the purchasing process, and better serve its administrators and staff members, Portland State University (PSU) plans to implement a campus-wide procure-to-pay process.

Baker College 'ERP Expedition' Heads to Jenzabar

A college system in Michigan with 35,000 students, nine campuses, and a large online presence will be implementing a hosted enterprise resource planning system from Jenzabar over the next several years.

Iowa State U Adopts e-Procurement To Cut Costs

To reduce routine purchasing costs, restructure procure-to-pay process, and better serve administrators and staff members, Iowa State University will implement a cloud-based e-procurement and management system for institution-wide purchasing.