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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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Viewing our data through a single pane of glass

Learn why the University of La Verne turned to Ellucian Analytics for actionable data to drive informed decision making.

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No More Duct Tape—How One School Replaced its Aging Business Tech

Naropa University shares why it moved to SaaS and tips for a timely migration.

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Papers, Post-its, and Pedometers: Why Modernization 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 modernization becomes a zero-sum game.

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How switching to the cloud is streamlining one school’s data security system

Oral Roberts University shares best practices in cybersecurity.

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How do students feel about the registration process?

College students share their experiences with their school’s class registration process and procedures for identifying course prerequisites.

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Transforming data into an institutional asset

How the University of La Verne uses analytics—and sound data governance—to gain key institutional insights

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How do students learn what courses transfer?

Two students discuss how advisors at their two-year institutions supported their transfer process and how they determined which courses were eligible for credit.

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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.