Administrative/Business Tools


Thinking Big: Tools, Resources, and Strategies to Bring Big Data to the Classroom

In a Q&A with Mark Frydenberg, Bentley University's Senior Lecturer in Computer Information Systems, we explore how big data is increasingly flourishing all around us, and what that means for instruction, for the academic disciplines, and for IT in higher education.

Clemson University Looks for Increased Efficiency with New Workforce Management Tools

Clemson University has recently decided to implement additional workforce management tools in an effort to increase employee productivity, decrease costs, and minimize risks associated with compliance.



Chicago Public Schools and City Colleges of Chicago Join Electronic Transcript Exchange

Chicago Public Schools and City Colleges of Chicago have decided to transition from traditional paper transcript exchanges to electronic transcript exchange services.

4 Reasons Why Admissions Should Be in the Cloud

For schools taking their first steps into the cloud, the admissions department may be the perfect place to start. Here's why.

U Virginia Moves to Browser-Based Records Management System

The University of Virginia will implement new physical records management software, which will enable the university to manage the entire lifecycle of its physical records, from creation to disposition.

University of Wisconsin-Madison Implements New Spend Management Solution

The University of Wisconsin-Madison has selected a new cloud-based spend management solution to automate business functions, streamline purchasing processes, and improve insight into spending.

Mo'mix Taps Pentaho for Business Analytics in Reporting System

A company that provides operation performance services to higher education has integrated business analytics functions from another company into its flagship product.

Harnessing Campuswide Data for Student Success

Three best practices for analyzing the factors that influence student performance.

OpenERP 7.0 Adds Google Docs Integration, Customer Portal

OpenERP has released version 7.0 of its open source enterprise resource planning system, OpenERP. The new version incorporates a range of new modules, collaborative messaging, and integration with Google Docs, among other new features.

Reeher Updates University Fundraising Platform

Software to help colleges and universities manage their fundraising efforts has just been updated to include visibility into overall program performance.