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Top 10 Strategic Technologies Impacting Higher Education in 2016

Published: 15 January 2016

ID: G00294732

Analyst(s): Jan-Martin Lowendahl , Glenda Morgan , Terri-Lynn Thayer


Gartner identifies the top 10 strategic technologies relevant to the higher education industry in 2016, highlighting the impact on IT organizations, and provides recommendations to higher education CIOs and IT leaders.

Table Of Contents


  • Build a Customized Top 10 Technology List for Your Context
  • Assess the Top 10 Strategic Technologies in Education
    • 1. Adaptive Learning
    • 2. Predictive Analytics
    • 3. CRM
    • 4. Exostructure
    • 5. Open Microcredentials
    • 6. Digital Assessment
    • 7. Smart Machines
    • 8. OER Ecosystem
    • 9. Listening and Sensing Technology
    • 10. Collaboration Technology
  • Consider Changes in the Top 10 Strategic Technologies in Higher Education
  • Visualize the Top 10 Strategic Technologies

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