Campus Technology White Papers.

Higher education white papers and case studies from our sponsors. Click a title to read more or download.


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Canvas and Michigan Technological University

06/13/14

As Michigan Tech prepared for its inevitable transition to Blackboard 9.1, on-campus testing unearthed some serious faculty concerns. Before signing another contract with Blackboard, the university piloted four LMSs (including Blackboard 9.1) over the course of a year. The result: Tech's faculty and students overwhelmingly preferred Canvas by Instructure.

To read the complete case study about why and how Michigan Tech chose Canvas, download the full case study. Learn why Canvas is easy to use—and easy to love.


The University of Miami Prevents Data Loss with a Robust Data Protection Solution

06/12/14

In transitioning to a VMware®-centric environment, the University of Miami needed a single, scalable solution for protecting 213TB of sensitive data, including important medical research data, across an ever-growing number of VMware guests. This whitepaper examines how the university completed a zero-loss transition.


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Transaction Plan: Consolidating Payment Systems for Improved Efficiency, Security and Usability

06/05/14

In this special report, sponsored by higher education software and service provider, Ellucian, Campus Technology outlines the challenges colleges and universities face with payment systems and introduces Ellucian Payment Center by TouchNet, a new payment system designed specifically for higher education institutions that integrates Ellucian’s suite of enterprise resource planning products with a payment system from TouchNet Information Systems.


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Cloud Adoption: Hybrid is the Future

06/03/14

Download this informative whitepaper to see the results of a recent IDG survey, revealing how more and more organizations are embracing or planning to embrace the hybrid cloud as part of their IT strategy.




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Tech Tips: Getting Started with VMware vCloud Hybrid Service

06/03/14

Download this resource guide featuring the top five tips for a successful migration of workloads to vCloud Hybrid Service.


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The ROI of Web Content Management: Increase Marketing Effectiveness with WCM

06/03/14

This white paper will help you build a case for content management by showing you how a web content management (WCM) system can reduce the cost of your current website-based marketing efforts while increasing their return on investment.


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Improving Student Learning Outcomes: How Real-Time Performance Data Helped Students at Different Levels of Academic Performance

05/12/14

All students approach learning differently; they have varying needs and degrees of success. Real-time and specific student performance data is an invaluable tool for helping each student reach their academic goals. Improving student learning outcomes using performance data is vital to the growth and development of post-secondary students. In this white paper, read how The Ohio State University College of Medicine used personalized reports generated with the ExamSoft software to provide a broad, clear picture of performance, and remove the guesswork from self-directed learning.


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Putting Data to Work: Incorporating Technology into Curricular Review

05/12/14

Curriculum redesign requires planning and resources. When it's time to implement changes to a program's curriculum, you want to be confident those changes will produce results that make the work worth it. The simple solution to reducing the challenges and risks around curriculum redesign is data. In this whitepaper, learn how data lets you minimize the risk involved in curricular redesign and more confidently move forward with changes that will help your students.