Gartner Research

Should You Replace or Renovate the SIS?

Published: 22 January 2018

ID: G00346040

Analyst(s): Robert Yanckello


Higher education CIOs can use these best practices to evaluate the SIS and their corresponding application strategy to determine if they should replace or renovate the SIS to optimize value and lead the institution's digital transformation.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Evaluate the Capabilities of Your SIS
  • Measure the Cost of Legacy and New Options by Building Parallel Scenarios Comparing the Value of Maintaining/Renovating Current Technology Versus Transitioning to New Solutions

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