The Corporation for Education Network Initiatives in California now offers a suite of infrastructure-as-a-service cloud services for member institutions in California's research and education community, eliminating the need to conduct local procurement processes for these services.
Northern Arizona University has added bachelor of science options to its online, competency-based personalized learning degree offerings.
Illinois State University has upgraded its network to the latest 802.11ac wireless technology to support more than 30,000 mobile and wireless devices, including collaboration tools and classroom technology.
Cornell University has added an 11-acre solar photovoltaic installation capable of producing approximately 2 megawatts of power.
The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse has launched a multi-year project to convert its video archive from videotape to searchable digital files.
Determined to set his company's cloud platform apart from the competition, Microsoft's CEO Satya Nadella called a press event in San Francisco to unveil several enhancements for Azure, including beefed up virtual machines and storage and a marketplace where cloud-based providers can promote their services. The company said it would also make its cloud resources available to Ebola researchers.
Southern Adventist University has adopted a new discovery service in an effort to improve access to library resources.
The University of Leeds has rolled out a new lecture capture platform to allow students to review lectures and access recordings of other classroom activities.
The Stanford Center for Professional Development will now offer its program on design thinking and team-building via a series of interactive online videos.
Watson University will use Lynn University's iPad-based Dialogues of Learning curriculum for its new degree program in social entrepreneurship.