Enterprise Resource Planning


Dynamics Service-Pack Support Extended to 2 Years

Microsoft has extended service-pack support for its Dynamics products from 12 months to 24 months, the company announced Tuesday.

Bluenog Integrates Suite with Education Apps Including Moodle and Blackboard

Bluenog said it will extend Bluenog ICE, its suite of content management, portal development, and business intelligence software, to interface with educational support systems including SunGard Banner, Resource25, Sakai, Moodle, and Blackboard.



Carroll U Predicts Attrition with Student Retention System

After a year of use Carroll University in Waukesha, WI is seeing success with its implementation of Jenzabar's Retention Management Solution (RMS), a combination of software and professional services that allows institutions of higher education to target at-risk students and increase retention rates.

JICS 7.0 Gets Faster Interface, Advanced Customization

Jenzabar has released Jenzabar Internet Campus Solution (JICS) 7.0, an update to the company's portal solution or higher education. The new release includes performance improvements to the interface and new customization options.

Allegany College Consolidates Administrative Systems

Allegany College in Cumberland, MD has selected Datatel applications to consolidate administrative and fundraising functions. The college has licensed Datatel Colleague, which will replace a homegrown administration system, as well as Colleague Advancement.

Universities Revamp Admissions and Financial Aid Systems

Two University of Texas campuses--UT Dallas and UT Tyler--and two University of Wisconsin campuses--UW Stout and UW LaCrosse--have recently begun implementing Oracle PeopleSoft Campus applications.

ERP Helps Drive Enrollment, Staff Development at Houston CC

The Houston Community College System had been using a PeopleSoft ERP system since 1998, but it wasn't until last year that the third-largest accredited community college system in the United States upgraded its campus collaboration and Web presence to create one streamlined process.

Vanguard U Moving to Datatel ERP Modules

Vanguard University of Southern California, located in Costa Mesa, has decided to deploy Colleague and ActiveAdmissions from Datatel to replace its previous administrative systems.

Louisiana State Continuing Ed To Manage Programs with Jenzabar Software

Louisiana State University Continuing Education has selected Jenzabar Non-Traditional System (Jenzabar NTS) to consolidate various departmental administrative systems and to analyze student data for a better understanding of the university's non-traditional students.

Jenzabar EX 3.0 Extends Administrative Suite

Jenzabar has released Jenzabar EX 3.0, a major update to the enterprise resource planning suite for higher education.