Resource Center: Cloud Computing

  • C-Level View | Feature

    Meeting Students Where They Are — A New Cloud-Based Service Framework

    Does your institution provide access to campus services using the modern functionality students have come to expect? CT talks with Raúl Rodríguez, chancellor of Rancho Santiago Community College District in Orange County, California — RSCCD is rSmart's first customer for OneCampus, a new cloud-based service framework. Read More

  • Strategic Directions | Feature

    Moving Campus Services From the Portal to the Cloud

    How many times have you heard "Our students are used to Google and Amazon… How could we ever match that here on campus?" Maybe now you can. Through a partnership with Indiana University, rSmart is offering OneCampus, a cloud-based service that gives institutions an easy way to transform older, portal-based systems into updated, cloud-based campus services that rival any online shopping experience. Read More

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    Kuali 2.0: Reshaping the Landscape for Development and Adoption

    A stunning series of announcements — the formation of KualiCo, a for-profit entity, KualiCo's acquisition of rSmart's SaaS business, and Navigator Management Partners's acquisition of rSmart's Kuali consulting business — has ushered Kuali into its second decade with big expectations for Kuali 2.0. Read More

More Cloud and Data Center Resources for Campus IT Pros

  • CENIC Offers Infrastructure-as-a-Service Tools

    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. Continue reading

  • Microsoft Beefs Up Azure; Offers Cloud Platform to Ebola Researchers

    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. Continue reading

  • U San Diego Uses Cloud To Support Global Study Abroad Program in Spain

    The University of San Diego has implemented a cloud solution to migrate data to the United Kingdom, so it can provide students in its international studies abroad program in Madrid, Spain with reliable access to core academic and administrative information systems. Continue reading

  • Gartner Trends: Tech To Realign Human and Digital Life

    Gartner has looked at the digital future and found it in flux. During its annual symposium and ITxpo in Orlando, the IT consulting firm presented 10 technology trends expected to have "strategic impact" in most organizations, which may mean disruption to the business, users or IT; which may call for "major investment"; or which may pose unforeseen risks if ignored. Continue reading

  • Campus Management Expands CampusNet Cloud

    Campus Management has expanded its CampusNet Cloud service to include a new enterprise-level offering, so educational institutions can use the service for learning management systems, financial applications and other applications, as well as Campus Management applications. Continue reading

  • Blackboard Unveils Cloud Version of Learn

    Education technology company Blackboard has launched a cloud version of its learning management system promised during BbWorld this past summer. Continue reading

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