Software & Systems

University of South Dakota Deploys Software for Research Oversight

The University of South Dakota has adopted new research management software to provide administrative oversight for many of its research studies.

University of Maryland Scores $750 Million Software Grant

The University of Maryland has received a grant for use of commercial product lifecycle management software from Siemens Corporation.

Tablet Aims to Support Users with Speech Challenges

New Android tablet comes with equipped with app, messaging tools, and an online portal designed for individuals with speech challenges.

Moravian College To Deploy iPads, MacBooks Campus-wide

A new initiative at the Pennsylvania institution, which will put MacBook Pro laptops and iPads into the hands of all undergraduates and faculty next fall, aims to give students practical experience with the technologies that they will be using when they enter the workforce.

Microsoft Looks To Scale Up Mobile with $7.18 Billion Nokia Buyout

Microsoft will acquire Nokia's devices and services business for $7.18 billion in cash.

Parallels Access for iPad Treats Remote Windows and Mac Applications as Native iPad Apps

Parallels has introduced Parallels Access for iPad, which lets users remotely access their Windows and Mac applications from an iPad and use them as if they were native iPad apps.

Centralizing Software at Duke

This university's efforts to centralize on a new enterprise platform for surveys is succeeding because the evaluation went way beyond technology.

Veritix Debuts Electronic Ticketing Platform for College Sports and Events

A new platform aims to help colleges and universities better manage their ticketing and event business needs.

Box Targets Education With Expanded Partner Network

Cloud content management service provider Box inks new partnerships in an effort to broaden its reach to the K-20 education market.

Can Windows 8 Play With the Big Boys

Can Windows 8 Play With the Big Boys?

While Windows 8 trails badly in the number of apps it supports, it has two big advantages: Microsoft's productivity tools and easy integration with enterprise systems.