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Diana Oblinger and Joanne Dehoney

This is the second in a blog series describing five “metatrends,” drawn from a review of articles in industry IT press, that affect CIOs in all IT sectors.:

Each post in the Future Slant blog will describe one of these trends, suggesting implications for higher education.


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May 31, 2006 | Lida Larsen
Summary:Facing the Future:  Creating a Vital Campus in a Time of Restricted Resources[State of Higher Education and the Future] Alan E. Guskin, President Emeritus, Antioch University System AdministrationOpening Address, Enterprise 2006, May 24, 2006,Chicago, Illinois Abstract:All...
May 31, 2006 | Lida Larsen
SummaryBusiness Continuity PlanningBrian D. Voss, CIO, Louisiana State UniversityEnterprise 2006, May 25, 2006Chicago, Illinois,  AbstractBusiness continuity planning has become a major resource demand in IT over the past few years, made more urgent by the hurricane disasters in the Gulf...
May 24, 2006 | Garret Sern
"Where are the letters? Why isn't higher education contacting Congress?" -- Senate Staff Member (May 24, 2006) The above quote is part of an actual conversation between a Senate aide and a member of the EDUCAUSE policy office concerning the future of the Internet (ie. Network...
May 19, 2006 | Matt Pasiewicz
In this 23 minute recording, OCLC's Thomas Hickey was kind enough to join me via Skype to talk about open source software, grid computing, AJAX and a range other topics related to the work of OCLC Research. 
May 18, 2006 | Valerie M. Vogel
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) have joined together to identify and help consumers prepare for potential emerging Internet threats in the upcoming year. The 2006 Emerging Internet Threat List describes five online preparedness practices that...


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