AWS Security

Best Practices: The 5 Pillars of AWS Well-Architected Framework

Every IT professional who works with AWS should familiarize themselves with the 5 pillars of the AWS Well-Architected Framework. They are: operational excellence, security, reliability, performance efficiency, and cost optimization.

10 Jan 2019

Predictive Analytics

Why Associations are Turning to Predictive Data Analytics

According to Forbes, the world produces more than 2.5 quintillion bytes of data a day. Hidden among this vast information pile is story-driven data that can help associations get better at what they do

31 Aug 2018

Master Database

The Key to Building a Successful Association Membership Master Database

The secret to success for any association, or group of people who have come together for a common purpose is understanding the drives and motivations of the people involved.

31 Aug 2018


Associations that Neglect GDPR Compliance Risk Playing with Fire

When the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was officially implemented in May 2018, many organizations and associations were not fully prepared for the fundamental changes in the management of personal consumer information it heralded.

31 Aug 2018

Data governance

Data Governance: The Inexorable Present and Future for Higher Education Providers

Data is one of the key assets of an educational institution. Sitting on a mountain of student data, everyone at the institution is already aware of this fact. However, what most stakeholders are unaware of is how to take advantage of the information at hand, to achieve the diverse goals at an organizational, operational and student level.

14 Aug 2018

IPEDS Requirements

Fulfilling IPEDS Requirements: How can Higher Education Providers Streamline Compliance Reporting

The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) is one of the most important tools for the U.S. Department of Education to collect data about the state of domestic higher education.

14 Aug 2018

How Predictive Analytics is Transforming Higher Education

How Predictive Analytics is Transforming Higher Education

Higher education institutions today face a multitude of complex issues, pertaining to the quality of education, compliance with global standards, accreditation levels, funds and grants, and more.

07 Aug 2018

Cloud Enabling Analytics for Higher Education Providers

Cloud Enabling Analytics for Higher Education Providers

Cloud computing has now become mainstream in the higher education sector. Institutions across the board are deploying different versions of the cloud to minimize capital expenditure, reduce time to market, and boost flexibility and scalability, among other objectives.

07 Aug 2018

Tracking the Student Lifecycle for Better Conversions

Tracking the Student Lifecycle for Better Conversions: How Data Analytics can Help Higher Education Providers

For higher education institutions, dealing with the multiple challenges and priorities of their core mission is often a complex affair. Their primary focus always remains the same – attract the best students and provide the best education possible.

07 Aug 2018

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Forecast: Persistent Cloud Cover, High Chances it’s Going to Rain Analytics

Finance, healthcare, manufacturing or retail – whichever the industry, enterprises today are sitting on huge volumes of data. And what is data without insights? Which is why all stats lead to analytics – especially on the cloud. Here’s the scoop on what your peers around the world are thinking about analytics and the cloud.

01 Aug 2018