Student expectations and technology are driving significant changes in higher education — in more ways than one. Access to information anywhere at any time is the new norm, and institutions are moving to the cloud to meet these demands more effectively with fewer resources.
Combining industry research with findings from a survey of higher education leaders, this summary explores five ways cloud technologies are impacting institutions today — and offers perspectives for universities to consider as they shape the campus of the future.
The survey results provide a look at what leaders in higher education think about:
- The cloud's contributions to student success throughout the student lifecycle
- Ways to foster an innovative environment across campus
- Challenges and considerations of cloud technology prior to and during implementation