As part of its strategic plan, La Trobe University in Melbourne, Australia has moved its finance system to the cloud, while reducing its paper-based processes and providing faster, simpler reports and self-service functionality for staff and researchers.
A new Engineering@Syracuse program at Syracuse University's College of Engineering and Computer Science will offer three online degrees — Master of Science in Computer Engineering, Master of Science in Computer Science, and Master of Science in Cybersecurity — through the 2U platform.
In an effort to make it easier for people to work with their Microsoft Office documents stored in Box, the content management and collaboration platform has introduced three new integrations with Microsoft products.
Stanford University is moving to an online LMS as its campus-wide learning management system following a pilot launched last year.
The National Science Foundation continues to take steps to stimulate the nation's big data infrastructure and capabilities in partnership with research universities.
The University of Florida is rolling out technology from Sonic Foundry to record, store and manage distance learning courses, collaborative meetings and special events that occur via videoconference.
Ellucian is working with 15 higher education institutions to develop a new model that will "translate" student data from as many as 20 databases.
Penn State researchers have been piloting a technology that allows faculty (and students) to build e-textbooks algorithmically using keywords to gather together materials from open resources.
The University of Kentucky is pioneering a new predictive analytics model to support both student advising and institutional decision-making.
Mississippi Virtual Community College has gone public with its use of an automated proctoring system.