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It's not Academic: Dealing with Expenses in Education
Universities and other higher education establishments have to address the need for savings across the board. One area is expenses from faculty members and

academic regalia  s not Academic: Dealing with Expenses in Education Universities and other higher education establishments have to address the need for savings across the board. One area is expenses from faculty members and other associated with faculty. The complex mix of expense types needs a flexible yet solid means of managing spend as close as possible to the point of expense that encourages the individual to participate in the process without it being seen as an imposition. Know how.

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Oracle Releases Mobile Updates for Its PeopleSoft Campus Solutions Suite


Oracle has released new mobile functionality for PeopleSoft Campus Solutions addressing institutional expectations to brand, customize, and extend the smartphone application for its students.  The mobile enhancements were developed using Oracle’s Continuous Delivery Model, which protects higher education institutions from disruptive major upgrades by delivering features packs that provide new

academic regalia  and e-mail notification, and academic progress monitoring. Learning processes are evolving on mobile devices as students require access to more than communication features to better manage their mobile learning. Oracle is planning to continue rolling out account administration features that allow students to integrate calendars, access account balances and financial aid information, view faculty contact information, manage checklists and notifications such as open class seats, access academic history Read More

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We’re a leading provider of the software, strategies, and services that are vital to the efficient administration of higher education institutions such as yours. For more than four decades, our solutions have given colleges and universities the power to meet all their academic and administrative needs.

academic regalia  to meet all their academic and administrative needs. Read More

Superhighway at the Crossroads: The Evolution of Internet Service Provision


The Internet has grown from mainly academic and military use into a global, integrated, and sophisticated commercial utility. Not just an “information superhighway,” it now offers voice telephony, video, and mobile communications in a converged network. Connection services have expanded, and Internet service providers (ISPs) are adding value. Explore the challenges and opportunities—and find out what lies ahead.

academic regalia  has grown from mainly academic and military use into a global, integrated, and sophisticated commercial utility. Not just an “information superhighway,” it now offers voice telephony, video, and mobile communications in a converged network. Connection services have expanded, and Internet service providers (ISPs) are adding value. Explore the challenges and opportunities—and find out what lies ahead. Read More

Test Process Assessments Move into the Real World


Efforts to improve the efficiency and maturity of a quality assurance (QA) or test organization have largely been academic exercises, and difficult to apply to real-world software development environments. Today, with newer methods such as the Testing Maturity Model (TMM), it’s easier to assess, implement, and improve test processes. Learn about fresh techniques for assessing the effectiveness of QA organizations.

academic regalia  organization have largely been academic exercises, and difficult to apply to real-world software development environments. Today, with newer methods such as the Testing Maturity Model (TMM), it’s easier to assess, implement, and improve test processes. Learn about fresh techniques for assessing the effectiveness of QA organizations. Read More

Blackboard Presents Content Platform Supporting Multiple LMS Systems


Blackboard Inc. launched xpLor, a platform that helps educators manage content across educational platforms and institutions. xpLor is a cloud-based object repository that supports multiple learning management systems (LMS). So far, the platform supports Blackboard Learn, ANGEL, Joule from Moodlerooms and Sakai. With the xpLor content platform users can: create and store content

academic regalia  As Ray Henderson, president, academic platforms, and chief technology officer at Blackboard, states: xpLor is the first content management system built with the intention to be used in an LMS independent way. It supports content sharing at a great scale and with greater collaboration. The platform also focuses on the work the community must do to curate the content it shares. This is novel, and an important showcase of how openness is driving product development at Blackboard now and in the future. Read More

Business Process Management: How to Orchestrate Your Business


Business process management (BPM), having evolved over the past fifteen years, has finally reached a level of maturity where vendors are now abolishing functional silos to allow the enterprise-wide flow of business processes. It replaces the old, manual system of coordinating activities in a company and improves functionality and effectiveness through modeling, documentation, certification, collaboration, automation, and compliancy to minimize costly errors.

academic regalia  was recognized by the academic world in the fifties and sixties as an important ingredient in the quality management approach. In the eighties, authors Hammer and Champy drew the attention of business managers to process management, process (re-)engineering, and workflow management. Today, BPM is continually gaining ground. Many companies have learned from experience that BPM is a strong asset when facing the rapidly changing requirements that are typical of today's dynamic world. The acronym BPM has Read More

What's Wrong With Application Software? - A Possible Solution? What Is It, Why And How Does It Fit Into Your Future


The series, 'What's Wrong With Application Software' explored key challenges found in enterprise applications and also discussed the characteristics of next generation architectures that would provide better support for applications. Once such solution, model based architectures, deserves to be on an enterprise's 'technologies to watch' list.

academic regalia  It's the Economics ) Academic research is beginning to show significant reductions in the time, effort and cost to build applications using Model Based Architecture. Customizations, which have traditionally been viewed as an undesired practice, become much more sustainable because of automation. The high cost of rebuilding applications as technologies change is greatly reduced because the business process and rules of the application are stored independently from the software code, and can be Read More

Chromebooks and BYOD Success in Education


Today's educators and school IT staff face a dynamic environment of exploding content sources and education applications. This white paper examines the challenges that IT professionals face in academic environments and discusses the ways in which Chromebooks directly address those challenges. It also presents a case study of one of the school districts that have begun transitioning from PCs to Chromebooks. Read more.

academic regalia  IT professionals face in academic environments and discusses the ways in which Chromebooks directly address those challenges. It also presents a case study of one of the school districts that have begun transitioning from PCs to Chromebooks. Read more. Read More

Zooming into an Inventory Free Flow


FreeFlow, a provider of business services with a patented technology, aims to help companies improve product life cycle profitability by providing a unique, online auction platform where companies can reduce their at-risk and excess inventory.

academic regalia  traditional and alternative retail, academic, and corporate markets. Launching in the same month, Force5's private auction platform is dubbed http://www.force5auctions.com/ and is powered by FreeFlow. The new alliance brings FreeFlow's combined offering of hosted auction technology and product-specific market intelligence to Force5's global network of manufacturers and retailers in the consumer electronics environment. Know-how Does It Moreover, FreeFlow's patent-pending, Internet-based bid management Read More

Social Media and Customer Experience Feedback


Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and blogs are just a few Internet services that make up the new growing digital world called social media. Many companies have seen the influence these new sites can have on their organizations for both good and bad. All companies should ask themselves, "How can we tap into the power of this new method of communication to improve our business and the experiences we provide our customers?"

academic regalia  frequent teacher/speaker at trade, academic, and professional gatherings, and the author of “Delivering and Measuring Customer Service.” Jon Grover is a Product Manager at Mindshare Technologies . He has pioneered many of Mindshare’s best practices in Enterprise Feedback Management (EFM) , especially  in the implementation of Mindshare’s outbound email offerings and leads the design and development of Mindshare’s social media strategy. Mindshare's business monitoring tools help companies improv Read More

Consona’s CEO Clearing the Air (about Compiere) - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series talked about Consona Corporation’s recent acquisition of leading open source and cloud computing enterprise resource planning (ERP) provider Compiere. After reading a slew of speculative blog posts (including the one from TEC’s free and open source [FOSS] buff and advocate Josh Chalifour), I had an incisive briefing with Consona’s CEO Jeff Tognoni, to

academic regalia  overly concerned with the academic “multi-tenancy in the public cloud” discussion, my concern remains whether the isolated or private tenant arrangement via AWS is the best strategy in the long term. A cautionary vendor tale about the benefits of multi-tenancy vs. single tenancy is SAP Business ByDesign . Namely, the well-publicized product started out as a single (isolated) tenancy at the database level, but  is being re-architected to multi-tenancy. SAP belatedly realized that it simply could not Read More

Are You Ready for Enterprise Feedback Management?


Enterprise feedback management (EFM) is the process of systematically collecting, analyzing, consolidating, and using all sources of feedback to improve your company and your overall profitability. EFM includes not only aggregating feedback from multiple stakeholders, across multiple channels, but also getting real-time, actionable information to where it’s relevant in the company. Learn more about implementing EFM.

academic regalia  frequent teacher/speaker at trade, academic, and professional gatherings. Mindshare's business monitoring tools help companies improve operational excellence and minimize customer attrition through personal customer involvement. Mindshare's proprietary survey technology captures the voice of the customer in real-time and immediately transforms it into actionable intelligence through powerful and incisive enterprise reporting. As a hosted system, Mindshare is affordable and flexible, with surveys and Read More

Question: When is Six Sigma not Six Sigma? Answer: When it's the Six Sigma Metric!!©


Six Sigma Quality is a popular approach to process improvement, particularly among technology driven companies such as Allied Signal, General Electric, Kodak and Texas Instruments. Its objective is to reduce output variability through process improvement, and/or to increase customer specification limits through design for producibility. I don't like the Six Sigma metric. As you'll see, it fails to pass many of the empirical tests for "good" metrics. In particular, it's neither simple to understand nor, in most applications, an effective proxy for customer satisfaction. And, its definition is ambiguous and therefore easily gamed because th

academic regalia  than 100 companies and academic affiliates. Before joining Analog Devices, Art spent six years as a consultant with Bain & Company, an international consulting firm specializing in strategic planning and implementation. Before that, he was Principal Research Scientist at AVCO Everett Research Laboratory where over a fifteen-year period he directed several aerospace R&D programs. Art also spent a year on the research staff of the System Dynamics Group at the MIT Sloan School of Management where he did Read More

Nanjing MacroSource Information Technologies


Nanjing MacroSource Information Technologies Co., Ltd. is a high-tech provider of embedded system solutions. Its Research and Development (R&D) team consists of professors from well-known academic institutes, experienced professionals returning from overseas studies, and recognized experts from Silicon Valley, specializing in software design, hardware design, chip development, and organization structuring. They boast technical strength and rich experience in development, and have worked with such leading enterprises as Simens, Samsung Electronics, Hitachi, Omron, Haier, Shinco, and Genistech.

academic regalia  of professors from well-known academic institutes, experienced professionals returning from overseas studies, and recognized experts from Silicon Valley, specializing in software design, hardware design, chip development, and organization structuring. They boast technical strength and rich experience in development, and have worked with such leading enterprises as Simens, Samsung Electronics, Hitachi, Omron, Haier, Shinco, and Genistech. Read More