Top 10 IT issues 2017 volgens Educause
Naast het jaarlijkse Horizon report publiceert Educause ook elk jaar een Top 10 IT issues. Voor dit jaar is de focus gericht op studie succes rondom 4 thema’s: IT foundations, data foundations, effective leadership, and successful students. Weer een interessant lijst waar Chief Information Officers zich binnen het onderwijs bezig zouden moeten gaan houden in 2017.
Top 10 IT issues
- Information Security: Developing a holistic, agile approach to reduce institutional exposure to information security threats
- Student Success and Completion: Effectively applying data and predictive analytics to improve student success and completion
- Data-Informed Decision Making: Ensuring that business intelligence, reporting, and analytics are relevant, convenient, and used by administrators, faculty, and students
- Strategic Leadership: Repositioning or reinforcing the role of IT leadership as a strategic partner with institutional leadership
- Sustainable Funding: Developing IT funding models that sustain core services, support innovation, and facilitate growth
- Data Management and Governance: Improving the management of institutional data through data standards, integration, protection, and governance
- Higher Education Affordability: Prioritizing IT investments and resources in the context of increasing demand and limited resources
- Sustainable Staffing: Ensuring adequate staffing capacity and staff retention as budgets shrink or remain flat and as external competition grows
- Next-Gen Enterprise IT: Developing and implementing enterprise IT applications, architectures, and sourcing strategies to achieve agility, scalability, cost-effectiveness, and effective analytics
- Digital Transformation of Learning: Collaborating with faculty and academic leadership to apply technology to teaching and learning in ways that reflect innovations in pedagogy and the institutional mission
Meer achtergrondinformatie is te lezen in het artikel Top 10 IT Issues, 2017: Foundations for Student Success van Susan Grajek in Educause Review. Op de website Top 10 IT issues zijn meer bronnen beschikbaar.