February 2010

Info Systems Recommends Replacing Blackboard

& General.

The market for Learning Management Systems (LMSes) in small higher educational institutions is changing. Proprietary products like Blackboard and Jenzabar’s eRacer are being supplanted by the open source products Moodle and Sakai. Vendors of proprietary LMSes are finding it difficult to compete with the features, flexibility and value provided by open source offerings.  Information Systems… Read more »

Five Habits for Happy Tech Users at EMU

& General.

On most work days I can honestly say that I begin my day thinking “How lucky can I be?”  Our work is purposeful and hopefully transforming for our students; and the campus community is appreciative of the effort the Information Systems department team members put forth to ensure that the best technology we can afford… Read more »