$120K for dorm Wi-Fi upgrades? College CIO does it himself instead
After a case of sticker shock, Illinois College's assistant CIO rolled up his sleeves and recruited a student worker to fix a weak wireless signal.
Educause cyber director looks to grow higher ed CISO community
Months into his role as Educause's cyber director, Brian Kelly is leaning on his experience as a CISO to build a community for his peers.
Higher ed cyber assessment tool approaches evangelism phase
Cyber leaders across higher ed hope to expand a vendor assessment project called HECVAT to reach more universities and vendors.
Cyber automation enables UNC school to focus on bigger threats
New tools from Cisco are allowing a three-person team to do "encrypted threat analytics and more," said chief information security officer Don Bryant.
Amid enrollment decline, Pa. public university system turns to tech
The system is requesting $100 million for IT transformation efforts and shared services it hopes will offset a 20 percent decline in enrollment.
Higher ed CIOs look for more inclusive hiring, workforce
A focus on diversity, equity and inclusion can improve higher ed IT operations, CIOs said at Educause Annual Conference 2019.