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Market Guide for Higher Education Student Information Systems

Published: 24 March 2016

ID: G00277175

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


Changing demands on higher education and the consumerization of IT are influencing institutional requirements for SISs. This Market Guide will help higher education CIOs navigate the dynamics of this 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 New SaaS Solutions
  • Community and Open-Source Solutions
  • Consortium Solutions

Representative Vendors

  • Campus Management
  • Cineca
  • ComSpec International
  • Ellucian
  • Jenzabar
  • OCU
  • Oracle
  • SAP
  • Tribal Group
  • Unit4
  • Workday

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