Gartner Research

How Changes in the K-12 SIS Ecosystem Will Impact Your Planning in 2015

Published: 29 April 2015

ID: G00276491

Analyst(s): Kelly Calhoun Williams

Summary

As the market evolves, CIOs need new strategies for evaluating the implications of long-static K-12 student information systems, and for aligning these with their organization's current and future priorities.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Once monolithic K-12 student information systems have recently expanded into an ecosystem in response to the rapid proliferation of data and demands for greater interoperability, requiring that CIOs re-evaluate system options
  • As learning management systems have evolved, student information systems have added new functionality to remain competitive, including analytics, content and curriculum management, causing CIOs to reassess the role of both systems

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