Oct 01 2014

EDUCAUSE 2014: Colleges Reaping Gains from the Cloud

The cloud offers higher education myriad ways to innovate, and save on the bottom line.


    • Sue B. Workman, CIO, Case Western Reserve University
    • Rick Matthews, Director of Academic and Instructional Technology, Wake Forest University
    • Mike Chapple, Senior Director, Enterprise Support Services, Notre Dame University

Video Highlights

  • Cloud computing and cloud-based applications offer new opportunities for higher education institutions to save resources as well as time and space.
  • Colleges and universities are shifting ERP and administrative functions to the cloud in addition to academic storage and classroom tools.
  • SaaS, IaaS and PaaS are explored by many institutions adopting a cloud-first program. For those institutions, on-site options are built out only when cloud alternatives aren't viable.

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