This paperless solution uses cloud-based technology to give school boards and other governing bodies electronic options for processing various documents, including agendas and policies. This eliminates the need to assemble, print, distribute and revise board packets.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Mon, 05/20/2013 - 2:15pm
With so many cloud options, district CIOs should push vendors for details about their security and privacy services. “With the cloud, you have to ask big questions,” says Taiye Lambo, founder of CloudeAssurance. He suggests that CIOs assess three major security areas: confidentiality, integrity, and availability.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Mon, 05/20/2013 - 12:53pm
District CIOs are under increased pressure to cut costs and keep up with the latest technological trends, and implementing cloud technology is an easy fix. Like any new technology, the move toward the cloud carries risks.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Mon, 05/13/2013 - 1:27pm
If you're looking for software for your school or district, the SIIA CODiE Award winners may be a good place to start. From the cloud to mobile to collaboration, this list gives district CIOs a place to start when preparing an RFP or doing a software application search.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Tue, 02/12/2013 - 10:24am
Seems that today’s school employees bring more to work than their lunch. A new report from technology solutions provider CDW-G finds that information technology professionals’ and end users’ attitudes about cloud computing at work are shaped positively by their personal use of consumer cloud services, and in turn, cloud computing adoption is accelerating in schools across the country.