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Enhancing IT’s Cyber Risk Management Capabilities: Pinpointing High-Value Security Investments and Staffing Solutions in Higher Ed

CIOs are all-too-familiar with the rapidly escalating threat landscape in higher education. The pandemic brought on a rise in cyberattacks, leading to halted operations, leaked personal data, and multi-million-dollar losses. Now more than ever, IT leaders and their teams require the support of boards,

Developing a Security-First Campus Culture: How to Engage Boards, Cabinets, and End-Users to Combat Escalating Threats

CIOs are all-too-familiar with the rapidly escalating threat landscape in higher education. The pandemic brought on a rise in cyberattacks, leading to halted operations, leaked personal data, and multi-million-dollar losses.

Research and Services

How Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification will impact your institution

EAB’s IT Forum hosted a Q&A panel with three senior IT leaders with experience navigating Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) at their institutions. Explore key takeaways from the roundtable event.

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How IT Leaders are Adapting to Remote Work: A Conversation with Peers

In several recent roundtable discussions convened for higher education CIOs, we asked IT leaders to tell us how they are addressing workplace trends and post-pandemic institutional needs.

Security Incident Response Tabletop Exercise Resource Center

Prepare your institution for short-term security incidents that require significant mobilization of IT and campus staff and resources with this toolkit.

3 tactics to improve tech adoption across campus

Learn about three tactics CIOs and their teams can use to improve adoption and efficacy of current products by faculty and staff across campus.

Quick Reads

The Impact of Academic Technologies on Successful Pandemic Operations

EAB conducted a survey of academic and IT leaders in December 2020 to assess the perceived impact of existing and new academic technologies on academic continuity, identify trends in tech purchasing, and gauge satisfaction with different vendor products. Discover the results and emerging trends in this interactive infographic.

Why exposure notification technology should still be on your agenda for Spring 2021

As colleges and universities prepare for Spring semester, they must plan to continue employing the measures they diligently implemented in the Fall (e.g., enforcing masks, frequent testing, manual contact tracing) and work to strengthen their COVID-19 containment strategy in any way possible. Exposure notification apps – mobile apps that notify users of their exposure to other users who have tested positive for COVID-19 – can prove a valuable addition to any institution’s COVID-19 containment strategy.

When higher ed leaders change their thinking about digital transformation, here’s what can happen

See three transformative changes that happen on campus when you start viewing digital transformation as an investment in growth.

Experts

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Here’s how to sunset technology

This executive brief compiles best practice research to help IT leaders leverage data and principled tactics to mitigate risks, eliminate legacy and redundant technologies, and recoup valuable IT costs and resources.

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