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Market Guide for Higher Education Student Information Systems

Published: 26 March 2015

ID: G00274267

Analyst(s): Kelly Calhoun Williams , Terri-Lynn Thayer , Manav Sachdeva


The consumerization of both higher education and IT is influencing institutional requirements for the student information system. This Market Guide will help higher education CIOs navigate this previously stagnant on-premises market, which is now in transition to the cloud.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

Market Direction

  • What Are Higher Education CIOs Looking For?

Market Analysis

  • Legacy "Evolving" Solutions
  • Emerging SaaS Solutions
  • Community and Open Source Solutions
  • Consortium Solutions

Representative Vendors

  • Callista Software Services
  • Campus Management
  • Cineca
  • ComSpec International
  • Ellucian
  • Jenzabar
  • Ladok Konsortium
  • Oracle
  • SAP
  • Three Rivers Systems
  • Tribal Group
  • UNIT4

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