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EDUCAUSE Core Data Service 2011 Almanacs
October 13, 2011

These two-page, easy-to-scan summaries distill CDS data in a variety of categories that include IT Staffing, IT Support for Students, Teaching and Learning Support, Data Centers and many other ar…

IT Organizations: Balancing Centralized Efficiencies with Localized Needs
May 4, 2010

This ECAR research bulletin outlines an approach for rethinking the structure for delivery of IT services in colleges and universities that have multiple IT groups. It examines where in the inst…

E10 Session Podcast: Centralized vs. Decentralized
December 28, 2010

The pendulum between distributed and centralized computing is swinging again, driven by extraordinary budget pressures and innovations including cloud computing. In this lively session, Philip …

Whatever It Takes: Supporting Higher Education Executives 24 x 7 x 365
September 8, 2009

This ECAR research bulletin discusses the decision by the information technology organization at Indiana University (IU) to form an IT team dedicated to VIP support. It reviews the challenges of…

Adult Learners: How IT Can Support “New” Students
March 26, 2009

By Sean Cordes Growth of adult student enrollments will outpace that of traditional student enrollments through 2016. All students need technology skills to succeed in the workplace…

Decentralized IT Governance and Policy in Higher Education
March 10, 2009

This ECAR research bulletin focuses on the challenges and strategies related to integrating IT governance and policy across multiple university entities (schools, colleges, departments, and campu…

Building IT Community on Campus
January 1, 2006

© 2006 Annie Stunden EDUCAUSE Review, vol. 41, no. 1 (January/February 2006): 72–73. Annie Stunden is Chief Information Officer and Director of the Division of Informati…

Securing the Campus Network
January 1, 2004

Worm and virus attacks last August left many campus IT personnel rethinking their network security strategies. This session will outline the issues addressed by the IT team at the University of Sou…

Elephants in Our Room
January 1, 2004

© 2004 EDUCAUSE EDUCAUSE Review, vol. 39, no. 3 (May/June 2004): 68. There’s an elephant in the room. It is large, so getting around it is difficult. Yet we squeeze by, saying …

Features of a Successful Distributed Support Model
January 1, 2003

Duke University's Arts and Sciences embraced the distributed computing model to leverage economies of scale in the context of academic differentiation. The model's key features are depart…