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How Schools Can Protect Themselves From the Most Dangerous Cybersecurity Threats

Josh Sosnin, Chief Information Security Officer for higher education technology provider Ellucian, shares his on-the-ground perspective about the top cybersecurity threats facing schools today.

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Papers, Post-its, and Pedometers: Why Modernisation Is About More than Just Technology

Getting the most out of IT investments requires corresponding changes in how things are done. Too often, that half of the equation is overlooked – and modernisation becomes a zero-sum game.

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How CIOs can impact change at the cabinet level

Today's CIOs need to build partnerships across campus and be a part of the conversations happening at the cabinet level to help drive institutions forward.

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Multi-Factor Authentication: Your Belt-and-Suspenders Approach

How can institutions lessen the impact of compromised passwords? By implementing multi-factor authentication. Learn more. 

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Enhancing the Student Experience: Digital and Beyond

Increasingly, customer experience is dictating strategy - so how does this affect operations, capabilities and technology in higher education?

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Digital Transformation: Where do you start?

Digital transformation is our new blockchain. However, digital transformation can feel somewhat less tangible than other technology ‘hot topics’ but we must start somewhere.

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Change management doesn’t end at go-live

Once the project is completed, the work isn’t over. Change management is a continuing process.

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Change management: The crucial role of engagement

Getting all the right people together for a project is only half the battle. For effective change management, you must keep everyone engaged.

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The importance of alignment in change management

Looking to make a change at your institution? You’ll need support and alignment to make it work.