Preparing Your IT Organization for the Cloud: Cloud on the Horizon
The final paper in this seven-part series takes a look at where cloud is going and what has changed since the first paper was published. It also includes author stories sharing how cloud has changed on their own campuses in the last eighteen months. In recognition of this final paper, the entire series has been made publicly available. Earlier papers focus on governance, the IT organization and staffing, migration, operationalizing, and awareness/user support.
New Approaches to Higher Education IT Strategic Planning
This paper looks at causes for a shift in how institutions are approaching IT strategic planning. In addition, new models and trends in IT strategic planning are identified to help guide IT organizations as they are considering their own strategic planning approach.
ECAR working groups bring together higher education IT leaders to address technology challenges. Individuals at EDUCAUSE member institutions are invited to collaborate on projects that advance emerging technologies important to colleges and universities. See all the ECAR Working Group publications in the EDUCAUSE library.
ECAR Working Group webinars engage the higher education community in a conversation around previously published ECAR Working Group content and other key technology topics. For more information or to suggest future webinar topics, contact us at ECARWG@educause.edu