White Papers

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


Intelligence Will Transform Student Information Systems

Ovum anticipates that artificial intelligence (AI) will become a critical element of the student information systems (SISs) landscape, transforming how colleges and universities deliver education services. Unfortunately, there is considerable hype around AI, which makes understanding the nuanced differences between related technologies and identifying potential use cases challenging. In this paper, Ovum seeks to address this knowledge gap to help institutions better understand the role AI should play in their SIS strategies and make progress on their path to service-delivery transformation.


A Guide to Modern ERP in Higher Education

As a finance, operations, or IT manager in higher education, perhaps you’re already taking a hard look at your on-premises ERP system. If you aren’t, you should be – it may be holding your institution back from becoming a modern, agile institution ready to achieve its core mission – teaching, learning and research. If your institution is like many others, your assessment will ultimately lead you away from legacy, on-premises ERP to the cloud.


Take Cybersecurity to the Next Level

A top challenge for every school today is the effective management of cybersecurity risks. Protecting intellectual property and student and faculty data has become more challenging as our networks and the amount of data on them has grown exponentially. In this Executive Insights, you’ll learn how a risk-based approach leveraging automation can provide a solid foundation to your school’s cybersecurity posture.