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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

Five opportunities to get the most from your institution’s remote workforce

While online learning is the most conspicuous part of this new reality, a quieter but arguably more successful achievement has been the ease with which institutions shifted overnight from campus-bound to remote administrative operations. To its surprise, higher education learned that it had an infrastructure and a workforce flexible enough to adopt new modes of work.

3 reasons to put your Student Information System evaluation on hold

Here are three reasons to put your SIS evaluation on hold—and consider a different path forward in your digital transformation strategy.

3 insights to inform laptop program design and administration for IT leaders

In an age where laptops are arguably a student’s most important educational tool, institutions are witnessing firsthand how laptop programs address student access and equity issues. We analyzed laptop programs that pre-date COVID-19 and discerned three insights to inform how colleges and universities should design and administer laptop programs.

Experts

Senior Director, EAB Research
Research Director
Senior Director, Strategic Research

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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