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KualiCo as a Driver of Open Source Development

Joel Dehlin reflects on KualiCo's first 8 months operating as a for-profit company that offers Kuali as a cloud service.

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E-Portfolios Link Academic Achievements to Career Success

Portland State University's new online business degree program is using e-portfolios to document students' academic and professional growth.

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The Importance of Federation: California Community Colleges Join InCommon

With 72 autonomous districts and 112 colleges, the California Community Colleges are looking to federated identity as an important element of their technology strategy. This week, they've announced that the system is joining InCommon

10 Ways to Change a Higher Ed IT Culture

10 Ways to Change a Higher Ed IT Culture

The information technology services department at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse transformed its culture via a simple, step-by-step process.

How to Create an AV Standards Document

How to Create an AV Standards Document

Defining standards will help prevent audiovisual support headaches and keep your institution on the path to its strategic goals.



More Bandwidth Per User: Keeping Up With Student Demand

More Bandwidth Per User: Keeping Up With Student Demand

Houston Community College, already among the fastest schools in Internet speed, still must work to keep up with ever-increasing student expectations.

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3 Key Trends in Campus AV Technology

With active learning environments on the rise, new AV systems support classroom collaboration.

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6 ResNet Pain Points and What To Do About Them

Today's students expect high-performance residential networks with plenty of bandwidth and anytime, anywhere wireless access. Here are the top ResNet challenges at institutions across the country.

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Why Blogging Is Key to the Future of Higher Ed

A massive experiment at Virginia Commonwealth University involving 7,000 blogs could lead to a new view on how college students learn.

Ball State Students as Developers: Not Just Technology Users

Ball State University is known for offering its students not only the experience of using the latest technologies, but also the chance to develop them. CT spoke with Ball State University's Senior Software Engineer for Developing Technologies, Kyle Parker.