Project Spotlights

Project Spotlights provide a quick view into technology implementations that solve a particular challenge at a higher education institution. Have a project story to tell? Contact Rhea Kelly at rkelly@1105media.com.


Athabasca University

Athabasca's Open Knowledge Environment project mounted 30 initiatives to recharge technology infrastructure, redefine skill sets, and revamp processes across the entire organization.

University of Washington

UW has created tools that both automate data warehouse access provisioning and turn over the decision-making from IT to the data custodians themselves.

Lone Star College System

The six-campus Lone Star College System (TX), in the suburbs of Houston, has developed a sophisticated private cloud that offers greater flexibility, lower hardware costs, and improved performance.

South Orange County Community College District

In the Himalayas, Sherpa guides help mountaineers climb higher than they could on their own. That's just what a new software platform--named Sherpa--is designed to do for students in the three-campus South Orange County Community College District (CA).

University of the West of England Cuts Travel Costs With Polycom Video Collaboration

This week, unified communications vendor Polycom announced that the University of the West of England (UWE) is providing Polycom RealPresence video collaboration solutions to staff and students across its network of campuses.

Mission Support

The real value of IT in higher ed lies in its ability to support the institution's core mission--quickly and cost-effectively. 

Boston Marathon? More Like a Sprint

After first creating a basic mobile site, Boston College doubled down to launch a services-based mobile site in just eight weeks.

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