Software shipments worldwide rose 4.8 percent year over year to hit $407.3 billion in 2013, according to a new report from market research firm Gartner. Riding a 6 percent growth rate, Microsoft continues to dominate the sector with sales of $65.7 billion, more than twice second-place company Oracle, which raked in just under $30 billion in the last year.
Progressive new approaches to medical education aim to give doctors-in-training more practical, hands-on experience.
New Enterprise Data Hub feature integrates Taskstream with Blackboard and Moodle systems.
Learning Tools Interoperability is helping both IT and faculty turn the learning management system into a more seamless, fluid platform.
Epson America has announced the WorkForce DS-560, a wireless sheetfed scanner that provides point-to-point scanning directly to smartphones, tablets, PCs or Macs.
Indiana University is rolling out a new videoconferencing solution across its eight campuses this spring in a move to support its growing distance learning and digital collaboration initiatives.
Adobe Connect users have a new way to build games into their online sessions and foster discussion and interaction among meeting attendees.
The University of Washington is gearing up to deploy Kuali Student, a student information system built on Kuali open source platform. The SIS, which will integrate with UW's existing systems, includes modules for student academic planning as well as course and program development.
A new solution enables campuses to notify students and community members about school closures, early dismissals, and event cancellations due to extreme weather conditions.
The University of Minnesota's upgraded control room includes two new slow motion instant replay systems.